Some friends who live far from you have organized a “virtual aperitif” on Google Meetthe platform of the Mountain View giant that allows you to make free 60-minute videoconferences up to a maximum of 100 participants (for business users, there are no time limits as regards the duration of the calls, while the maximum number of participants is 250).
However, not being an expert in the technological field and having never used this service before, however, you do not have the slightest idea of how to download Meet. I guessed right? Well, then know that you are in the right place, at the right time! In the next paragraphs of this tutorial, in fact, I will be able to explain in detail how to install the official Meet app both on smartphones and tablets and on PCs. I assure you that it is really child’s play.
I would say, therefore, not to waste any more time chatting and proceed. Strength: make yourself comfortable, take all the time you need to concentrate on reading the next paragraphs and, more importantly, try to put into practice the “tips” that I will give you, so as not to have the slightest problem in download Meet. I wish you a good read and, above all, have fun!
How to download google Meet on Android
If you are going to Download Meet on Androidall you have to do is start the Play Store, go to the section dedicated to the Google video conferencing app and start its installation using the appropriate button.
First, therefore, open the play storeby pressing on the icon colored triangle located on the Home screen or in the drawer (the screen that collects the icons of all the applications installed on the device). Then, tap on search bar which is placed at the top of the screen, write “meet” in the latter and presses the button Near (the symbol of magnifying glasslocated in the lower right corner of the keyboard).
Now, locate theGoogle Meet icon (the symbol of white video camera inside the green speech bubble) and tap on it or, if you prefer, tap on the wording meet. In this way, you can access the application download page, which can also be reached via this link, which you can press if you are reading this article directly from the device on which you intend to install Meet.
To start installing the app, you have to press the green button Install and wait for the procedure to complete: it will take just a few minutes (it depends, however, on the speed of your Internet connection). In the event that you are asked to complete the account setup by entering a valid payment method, ignore it by pressing on Continues And Ignore.
How do you say? Are you using a smartphone that does not have the Play Store, such as a Huawei device with AppGallery? In this case, you can install Meet through an alternative store by following the instructions you find in my tutorial on how to install apps on Huawei.
Once the Meet app is installed, you need to sign in to your Google account and start the video conference or join one organized by another user. For more information on how Google Meet works and how to start a conference on Google Meet, I refer you to reading the insights I have linked to you.
How to download Meet on iPhone and iPad
As you well know, Google Meet is also available for iPhones And iPads. To install the official app of the service on Apple’s mobile devices, launch theApp Store by tapping on the blue icon with the Stylized white “A”. located on the Home screen, then tap the button Near located in the lower right and, in the search bar located at the top of the screen, type “meet”.
Then click on the search result corresponding to meet (the symbol of white video camera inside the green speech bubble), so as to display the descriptive sheet dedicated to the application. If you are reading this guide from the device on which you intend to install Meet, you can go to it by tapping here.
Once you have reached the Google Meet download page, tap the blue button Get or click on the icon speech bubble with down arrowif you have previously downloaded the app, and (if necessary) confirm its installation via the Face IDThe Touch ID or the password of your Apple ID.
After completing the installation of Meet, you need to sign in to your Google account and start the video conference or join one organized by another user. For more information on how Google Meet works and how to start a conference on Google Meet, I refer you to reading the insights I have linked to you.
How to Download Meet on PC
You want Download Meet on PC? In reality it is not possible to do this and for a very simple reason: on computers the service is usable only in the Web version and is compatible with all major browsers. However, it is possible Download Meet Grid Viewa free add-on for Google Chrome, through which you can view all conference participants on Meet in a single grid screen.
To download the Meet Grid View add-on, connect to this page via your browser Google Chrome and make sure you’re signed in to your Google account, then click the blue button add located on the right, confirm the operation by clicking on the button Add extension present in the box that has opened and that’s it.
For more information on how to download Meet on PC, how Google Meet works and how to start a conference on Google Meet, I refer you to reading the guides I just linked to you. I am sure that these readings will be useful to you.
Salvatore Aranzulla is the most read blogger and IT popularizer in Italy. He is known for discovering vulnerabilities in Google and Microsoft sites. He collaborates with computer magazines and takes care of the technological section of the newspaper Il Messaggero. He is the founder of Aranzulla.it, one of the thirty most visited sites in Italy, in which he simply answers thousands of computer-related questions. He has published for Mondadori and Mondadori Informatica.