Getting the following error when I try to active my new One Plus 7 Pro,

screenshot of problem

The Google Assistant isn't available for this account

The Google Assistant needs Activity controls that your device administrator has limited on this account. Check with your administrator or switch accounts and try again

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    You used to be able to skip this step and simply not set up Google assistant, but it seems like that's no longer allowed? Getting the same on a Galaxy S10.
    – Livven
    Jun 26, 2019 at 19:17

1 Answer 1


What I had to do was

  1. Log into https://admin.google.com
  2. Click "Apps"
  3. Click "Additional Google Services"
  4. Click "Web & App activity"
  5. Select ON For Everyone
  6. Confirm
  • in my situation this did not help as it was already set to that :( any other ideas out there?
    – CrandellWS
    Feb 16, 2020 at 2:34
  • I didn't have "Web & App activity" and it wasn't in the list to add.
    – AdamJones
    May 25, 2020 at 20:03
  • Here is a direct link to the Google Admin page: admin.google.com/… May 8, 2021 at 0:53

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