How To Record Audio and Video of a Hangout

Don’t miss a thing in your meetings! Getting to record audio and video from a Google Hangout can be incredibly useful. If you ever need to watch a meeting back, or listen closely to what was being said, having the audio and/or video right there can be a huge help.

Please note that this feature is exclusive to G Suite Enterprise and G Suite Enterprise for Education users.

1. Join the meeting and click on the three vertical dots in the lower right-hand corner.

2. Click on Record meeting.

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3. Once you click Accept, the recording will begin. All other participants will be notified when both the recording starts and stops.

4. When you are ready to stop the recording, click the three vertical dots again and click Stop recording. Recording will also stop if all participants leave the meeting.

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Depending on the length of the recording, after some time it will generate and be saved within the organizers Google Drive in a folder titled “Meet Recordings.” An email with the recording link will also be sent to the meeting organizer and the person who started the recording.

If you would like to learn more about Google Hangouts, like how to allow users outside your domain to join your Hangout or how to enable captions in a Google Hangout, check out our Knowledge Base.



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