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Is there a way to see the videos of the participants in Google Meet while sharing a Chrome tab?

When I'm sharing a Chrome tab in Google Meet I can't see the videos of the participants. Is there a simple solution for this other than opening another browser or using another device?
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How to control meeting start time in Google Meet when the access type is set to Open?

I'm using my personal 10-year-old Google account to create scheduled meetings with Google Meet. I am not subscribed to a Google One Premium plan. I can schedule a meeting from 2 PM to 3 PM but as far ...
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How to stream game with audio over google meet?

How do I share a game, like JackBox Games, over Google Meet? Audio doesn't seem to work, and I can't "Share a tab" to make it work.
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Interface language for guest users

When you are signed in to Google Meet, the language is according to your account preferences. On a shared/public computer, for security reasons, you might use Google Meet as a guest, without signing ...
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Google meet video freezes for people not talking

I am using Google Meet on Mac M1, on the Firefox browser. This issue does not occur on Chrome. When in the grid layout view, all the people who are not talking have frozen video. The person talking ...
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Is there a way to see if someone is (already) online at Google Meet (free version)?

The commercial versions of Google Meet seem to have an option to see if someone is online or not. Is there a way to see if someone is online in free versions of Google Meet? If I join the "...
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Present a Google document and an audio file at the same time in Google Meet

I'm a teacher. How can I present a Google document and an audio file at the same time in Google Meet so my students can listen to the audio file and answer the questions presented on the Google ...
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A few hours after a Google Meet finished, how can I view how long it lasted?

I finished a meeting on Google Meet (website) a few hours ago. How can I view how long it lasted? E.g., on Skype destop program, I can see how long meetings lasted:
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How do you present without showing notes to audience on MacBook Air single screen

How do I present a Google Slides presentation via Zoom on a MacBook Air (2021) while viewing the notes only on my screen. I can also utilize Google Meet format; however, I am not familiar with that ...
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How to equalize participants volume on Google Meet?

When attending calls on Google Meet, I often meet the issue where participants have very different mic volumes. This is annoying as it's hard to hear the persons with lower audio volume without ...
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Others can't hear me on google meet, even if I'm unmuted. And I'm audible on other apps

I've checked the granted permission for the microphone and it is showing "Allow". Unlike Google Meet, others can hear me on other apps like Zoom (using the same headphones). Note : Even when ...
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How can I neither immediately deny entry or admit a new participant in Google Meet?

From time to time, I would like to wait before clicking on deny entry or admit for a new participant in Google Meet. However, waiting prevents me from unmute/mute the microphone/camera. Is there a way ...
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How to zoom in or zoom out in Google Meet?

In Google Meet, when the remote user is having a very large screen, I can hardly see the text. Is there a way to zoom in/out so a small area is readable?
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How to change default camera settings in Google Meet from 360p to 720p? (Google Workspace/G Suite)

Every time I open a call in Google Meet, the camera settings drop down to 360p: I have to manually change these to 720p each time: How do I keep the settings at 720p permanently for all calls on my ...
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What is the duration of a Google Meet URL? (personal account)

I have a personal Google account. I can create Google Meet rooms easily by clicking on the "Start a meeting" button: The URLs created by clicking that button are like https://meet.google....
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What is the aspect ratio and resolution Google Meet prefers?

Recently, I tried emulating a virtual webcam with the Linux kernel v4l2loopback (also using OBS Studio v24, if that's important). While trying to use the emulated webcam with Google Meets, however, ...
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What is Google Meet's "Google Drive storage" feature?

https://apps.google.com/intl/en/meet/pricing/ states only G Suite Enterprise users get the "Meeting recording saved to Google Drive" feature. Yet it also states everybody, including free ...
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Whose Google Drive is the recording saved while in a Google Meet? [closed]

In this pandemic period, the classes are being held online. Our college uses Google Suite which provides the feature of Google Meet. Some of our lectures need to be recorded. Sometimes our professor ...
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How to send a message to only one attendee in a Google Meet?

When participating to a Google Meet video meeting you can send a message in the chat to all attendees. How to send a message only to a specific attendee? I tried to type @ followed by the name but it ...
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How can I keep text chat panel open in Google Meet

I am using Google Meet. I am doing presentation, and want the class to respond in text chat. This works well, except that after a while the program notices that I am reading the chat, and closes it. ...
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Use Laptop instead of Meet Hardware for Conference room

Is it possible to use a regular Laptop instead of the dedicated Google Meet Hardware to equip a room that has been setup in G-Suite with Video Conferencing? If so, how can this be done?
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Is there a way to get a transcript of a Google Meet call?

Does Google Meet offer transcripts that can be downloaded?
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Improving screenshare quality in Google Meet?

I have been struggling with this for the past two months. The quality of my screensharing in Google Meet is really unacceptable for my business use (demos, training, reviewing google sheets, etc). Our ...
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Google Meet: How to mute specific user

My wife is a school teacher and uses Google Meets to teach her classes. While teaching 30+ children, one or two of them have started spamming the chat and repeatedly making noises via the mic. Does ...
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Record only chat in Google Meet

If I record during Google Meet meeting, two files are created in Google Drive - one containing the video, the other one containing transcript of chat. Is it possible to record in a such way that only ...
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Can someone see on Google meet if I muted them?

If I mute someone on Google meet does it show that I muted them or it shows that someone has muted them and no name?
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Is there a way to record Google Meet live captions

Google Meet (web, in particular) has live captions Is there any way to record (and save) this [whole/full] meeting transcript?
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Google Meet permanent room

When we start a meeting we get a meeting URL like meet.google.com/xxx-yyyy-zzz. Is there a way to get a customized and/or permanent meeting URL? Even "customized" is an optional one, the requirement ...
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How do I open meet.google.com on Fennec without being redirected to meet.app.goo.gl?

I want to join Google Meet on mobile browser, but it redirects to Play Store instead, even when I have "Request desktop site" checkbox checked. How do I hide the fact that I'm browsing from Android ...
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