Questions tagged [google-hangouts]

Topics related specifically to the iOS and macOS apps for Google Hangouts, a communication platform developed by Google that includes messaging, video chat, SMS and VOIP features.

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How to access Google Hangouts chat on Mobile Safari?

I don't want to download the Google Hangouts app on my phone. Is there a way to access Google Hangouts chat using a mobile browser such as mobile Safari?
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What would be a good application on macOS to record calls and meetings in Skype, Hangouts, etc?

I want to be able to record all kinds of calls and video conferences, such as those done in Hangouts, Skype and more.
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How do I use Messages with Google Hangouts on MacOS Mojave?

After upgrading to MacOS Mojave, Messages no longer allows me to sign in to Jabber / Google Talk. Previously, if the Jabber account was offline, it offered a dropdown to sign back in. Now, that ...
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Hangouts Chrome extension no longer rings for calls or plays audio alerts for messages

Whenever I receive a call or a text message in Google Hangouts, the notification appears in the upper-right corner of the screen, but there is never any audio to accompany the notification (even when ...
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Missed keyboard inputs in Slack and Bear but not in other apps

My late-2013 13" MacBook Pro recently started missing some keyboard inputs in some applications, particularly Slack and Bear, and especially (but not only) when I'm in a Google Hangout video call. ...
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How to launch Hangouts Chrome extension via AppleScript?

I am trying to launch a Google Chrome extension in AppleScript or Terminal. By "launch," I mean replicate the act of clicking on the extension icon found in Chrome's toolbar. The Chrome extension in ...
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How to modify the CSS of the Google Hangouts extension window in Chrome (e.g. TamperMonkey)

I'm trying to remove the SMS badge from the avatar icon in my Google Hangouts conversation list. I can open the Developer Tools and make the change in the DOM, but I want an automated way to do it. I ...
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Hangouts messages on High Sierra

It seems like I cannot send messages on Google Hangouts via Messages after upgrading to High Sierra. I still receive the messages because I'm authenticated. Is there any hope to keep writing in ...
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How can I have Messages show chat history from other devices?

I have Google Hangouts enabled on my Messages application. I can send and receive Hangouts messages fine, but if I pickup the conversation on my phone for a while and then return back to my computer, ...
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How to change the size of a Google Hangouts window in AppleScript?

Using AppleScript, I want to set the bounds of the window for the Google Hangouts desktop application. The application file is located at: /Users/Me/Applications/Chrome Apps.localized/Default ...
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How can I disable the video of other people in Google Hangouts on iOS?

How can I disable the video of other people in Google Hangouts on iOS? Use case: I don't want the video of other people to eat up my 4G data plan.
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How to quick reply with Google Hangouts on iOS 10?

On iOS 9 I would utilize the quick reply functionality to reply to Google Hangout messages. However, since upgrading to iOS 10 I am no longer able to use quick reply as a swipe left on a Hangout ...
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Can you do a group Google chat with Messages?

How do you do a group Google chat (Hangouts) with iOS Messages? Specifically I would like to do a group chat via iOS Messages with multiple people who use Google Hangouts either where they initiate ...
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changing Chrome desktop app Cmd-Tab behaviour

I use the Google Hangouts desktop app. But when i use Command Tab, it comes under Chrome rather than being a separate application. If I have Hangouts and Chrome open, I have to use Command ` (backtick)...
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How does a Google iOS app save and restore active accounts across app deletion?

On an iOS 8 device, I installed Google Hangouts and upon first launch, it pre-populated an account that was previously associated with a different, and long ago deleted, Google app. Since I had just ...
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Google Hangouts client/app which supports group chats

On OS X Yosemite, I'm using Messages.app to chat with my contacts. But I can not participate or read group chats from Hangouts within Messages.app, for that I have to use the Gmail/G+ page. So, ...
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Why does my USB audio device have problems with Google Hangouts?

The audio sent to the person I'm talking to is very faint when using my USB audio headset and Google Hangouts, even if I turn the level up high in System Preferences. In Skype, everything is normal. ...
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How to set up mic volume to a fixed level [duplicate]

Lately, I am holding a lot of vconfs on Google Hangouts. I'm using a headphone set but the internal mic is capturing the input sound. Apparently, if I move a bit away from my iMac or if I speak softer,...
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Google Hangouts on Mavericks in Safari or Chrome: how to adjust audio settings?

I could have sworn that Google Hangouts used to provide a settings panel for testing and adjusting audio settings. I know I've used it in the past: it was a facility that showed volume levels, let ...