Amid the coronavirus outbreak, work from home has become an integral part of our life. Due to the lockdown, several employees are working from home and video calls have become necessary. Video calls have garnered huge popularity during this period where you can chat with your friends and also attend the business meetings.
Google Meet is one such app which has been enormously used by the people. The app offers a plethora of benefits where almost 250 participants can join the video call. Also, its split-screen feature is being loved all which benefits the participants during corporate discussions and meetings.
The Google meet which was earlier known as Google Hangouts Meet is Google’s enterprise video conferencing software. The app also provides real-time captions and you can also book meetings ahead of time using Google calendar or Google chat.
Business meetings can not go without presentations and slides and Google Meet comes for your rescue here. Being easily accessible and providing, high definition video meetings, Google meet has them all. The is free for all the users who have a Gmail account. The time limit is capped at 60 minutes. Earlier, Google Meet used to be available as a part of the G Suite account but due to the ongoing lockdown and the work from home scenario, it has made free for the users.
Google Meet now available on Gmail as well for holding virtual meetings and conferences. You need to open the Gmail app on the laptop. You will notice on the left ‘Start a meeting’. Click on the option and click on the ‘Join now button’ to access video and audio. You can join the meet via invite code sent via Gmail or on your phone number. You can also download the Google Meet app on your phones.
How to download the Google Meet app?
STEP 1 Open App store
Open the App Store in your iOS device or Google Play Store on Android.
STEP 2 Search
Click on the search icon and write Google Meet in the search icon.
STEP 3 Install
Now, once you have searched the app, click on the install option.
STEP 4 Sign in with Gmail account
Your Google Meet is now ready to be used by signing in with your Gmail account.