Google Meet App
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    Google Meet App

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    Article summary

    The app is currently in Beta, and some features may not function as expected.

    Google Meet is a video conferencing service from Google. It is an enterprise-grade, secure video conferencing solution that makes it easy for users to collaborate via one-to-one or group audio and video calls.

    The Google Meet app in Rocket.Chat allows you to start a video call from within Rocket.Chat, without having to switch tools. The call encryption between all users ensures a secure video conference. For this integration to work, users must be logged in to their Google accounts.

    Key features of the Rocket.Chat - Google Meet integration

    • Start Google Meet calls from DMs, channels, teams, and discussions.

    • Record and list call details to check users who joined the call.

    • Ring users before initiating a call to provide a visual and audio indicator for them.

    • Maintain a record of the call history.

    Download the Google Meet app

    To download the Google Meet app, follow these steps:

    1. Go to Administration > Apps > Marketplace.

    2. Search for the Google Meet app.

    3. Click Install and agree to the required permissions.

    4. Confirm that the app is enabled.

    Configure conference calls using Google Meet

    To configure the Google Meet app on your workspace, follow these steps:

    1. Go to Administration > Settings > Conference Call.

    2. Select Google Meet as the Default Provider.

    3. Enable or disable the call option in DMs, public channels, private channels, and teams as per your needs.

    4. Click Save changes.

    The Google Meet app is successfully configured on your workspace.

    Initiate calls using the Google Meet app

    Once the app is installed and configured, you can initiate meetings immediately. In any room, click the call icon. The meeting is created in a new tab. Follow Conference Call User's Guide to start using it.

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