How To Make a Call From a Google Hangout

Did you know it’s possible to make a call from a Google Hangout? Sometimes when you’re the first person to arrive to a Hangout meeting, people will go to their cell phone to call the other participants to make sure they are still joining. Don’t bother! You can contact someone right from the Hangout.

1. In the upper right-hand corner where you can see the attendees, click the image of People.

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2. Click Add people.

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3. From there, you have the option to add someone by call. Type in the phone number of the person you are trying to reach and they will be added to the meeting.

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Now you know exactly how to reach someone from a Google Hangout! Not so hard, right?

If you would like to learn more about G Suite Meeting Solutions, like how to enable captions or how to record audio and video from a Hangout, check out our Knowledge Base.



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