However, if you have already received the update and want to make a call or join one from Gmail, follow our step-by-step guide.
- G Suite account
- Working internet connectivity
- Supported web browser
Steps to host a meeting from Gmail
Open Gmail on your PC or laptop
Look for ‘Meet’ section in the sidebar
Under the Meet window, choose the option ‘Start a meeting’
A new window pops up with a unique meet.google.com URL
You can now invite more people to join the meeting by sharing meeting ID via Gmail
Steps to join a meeting from Gmail
Joining a meeting is simple, all you need is the meeting ID shared by the organizer.
- Tap on the option ‘Join a meeting’
- Enter the meeting code to join
Steps to invite someone to join a meeting
Once the meeting is hosted, click on the option to add other people and copy joining info.
Share it via Gmail or any other means
Do note that this feature depends upon your admin as well. So make sure that your admin supports this new Meet feature in Gmail.