How To Enable Captions in a Google Hangout

Do you want to learn how to enable captions for your Hangouts Meeting?

You have a better chance of understanding what exactly is being said in a meeting if you have enabled captions. If it’s a large call, captions can help you differentiate between people talking. To do that, you first have to understand how to enable captions in the Hangout.

A lot of Hangouts users want to turn their captions on, but don’t know how. If this sounds like something you need, then lucky you! Turning on captions is easy- just a few simple clicks and you’ll never be confused about whats being said again.

1. Join the Hangouts meeting

2. Click on the three vertical dots in the lower right-hand corner.

2. Click Turn on captions.

turn on captions

And just like that, your captions should be enabled! Easy, right?

If you would like to learn more about G Suite Meeting Solutions, like how to record audio and video during a Hangout or how to allow dial-in participants to join a Hangout, check out our Knowledge Base.

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