Google Meet (Hangouts) is a powerful tool available for both enterprise and individual users. It offers users the ability to perform three. crucial tasks related to communication

(1) Place an Audio Call

(2) Place a Video Call

(3) Have a chat with your friends or colleagues.

In this tutorial, we will show you how you can place an audio call to any of your contacts, directly from your PC, using the Google Meet (Hangouts) app.

Step 1. Open the Web browser on your Desktop/Laptop.

 

Step 2. In the URL bar, type in hangouts.google.com.

 

How to call someone using Google Meet (Hangouts)

 

Step 3. Sign in with the email id you use with Hangouts. You will now see your personalized dashboard.

 

How to call someone using Google Meet (Hangouts)

 

Step 4. In the dashboard, click on the ‘Phone Call’ button.

 

How to call someone using Google Meet (Hangouts)

 

Step 5. In the new window, click on ‘New Conversation’ and enter the mobile number fo the person you want to call.

 

How to call someone using Google Meet (Hangouts)

 

Step 6. Now, register your own mobile number by following the instructions on the next window. Click on Next.

 

How to call someone using Google Meet (Hangouts)

 

Step 7. Enter the One-Time password that you receive on your registered mobile number. Click on ‘Verify’.

 

How to call someone using Google Meet (Hangouts)

 

Step 8. You will now see a small write up on how calls work on Hangouts. Click on ‘I accept’.

 

How to call someone using Google Meet (Hangouts)

 

Step 9. Sign up is now complete. Click on ‘Proceed’.

 

Step 10. Allow Hangouts to access your microphone.

 

How to call someone using Google Meet (Hangouts)

 

Step 11. The call will now be placed. Make sure you add sufficient credits in order for the call to go through.

You can now easily place calls to mobile numbers, straight from the Google Meet (Hangouts) app on your desktop.