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Guide to Google Hangouts

Guide to Google Hangouts

Google Hangouts is a communications service provided by Google that enables text, voice, or video chats. You can easily start a conversation with an individual or group. If the group is too large you can open Google Hangouts Meet from the same window.

Step 1: Sign in to Google Hangouts

  • On your computer, go to hangouts.google.com.
  • Enter your Gmail account information.
  • Click Sign in.

Step 2: Create a group for your class

  1. From left-panel select New Conversation then click New Group.
  2. Add email addresses and click the tick button

Step 3: Start the session

  1. Click Video call .
  2. When you’re done, click End call .

Step 4: Share Screen

  1. While you are in the video call window, click the more option icon.
  2. Click the Share Screen button.

Bonus

Chat within the video call session

  1. Click the Message icon (at the bottom left corner) to start a chat during the video call session.

That’s it