My company uses Google Apps for all employees, so all have example@companyname.com as their official email address. I understand that there would be an admin for the Google Apps.

Can the admin monitor/track the chat history of employees of the company?

  • Yes; The admin can simply reset the account's password. – Ramhound Jul 18 '14 at 21:48
  • @Ramhound : Thanks. But my question was whether the admin will have the privilege to monitor/track the chat history of other users ? – Ananth Jul 18 '14 at 21:51
  • Yes; They can. The admin has access to everything. – Ramhound Jul 18 '14 at 21:51


The Google Apps Email Audit API allows Google Apps administrators to audit a user's email, email drafts, and archived chats. In addition, a domain administrator can retrieve account login information and download a user's mailbox.

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