How To Add a Resource in the Google Admin Console

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Before you begin

  • Before you can start using a Google Meet Hardware kit, you have to add a resource to the Google Admin console.

  • You must have at least one building configured in your domain. You can find instructions on adding a building in the Admin console here. Once you have a building configured in the Admin console, you can add a new resource.

How to add a resource in the Google Admin console

1. From the Admin console home page, click on Buildings and Resources.

Buildings and resources button in the Google Admin Console

2. Click Open in the Resource Management section.

Resource management inside the Buildings and Resources section of the Google Admin Console

3. In the top left corner of your screen, make sure that Resources is selected in the dropdown.

Resources selected in the resource management dropdown in the Google Admin Console

4. Click on the yellow plus sign to add a new resource.

Add new resource yellow plus sign button in the Google Admin Console

5. Fill out the correct information for the resource you are adding.

6. Once you have finished entering the correct information, click Add Resource to finalize it's creation. Please note that once a resource is added, it can take up to 24 hours before you can assign the resource to a Google Meet device.

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