Learn how to view an incoming invitation to a video call and join the call, choosing whether to join with both audio and video, or just audio.
- [Instructor] Well we now know how simple it is…to initiate a video call,…inviting other to join our conversation.…Even turn it into an audio call by hiding the camera…or, if we don't even want to be heard,…muting the microphone.…But what's it like to be on the other end?…Receiving an invitation to a video call or an audio call?…That's what we're going to look at in this movie.…And you don't have to be in Hangouts to know if…you're being invited and there's an incoming call.…You'll hear an audio notification…if you've left the notifications on.…
I'm going to show you what it's like to be in Hangouts…when the call comes in.…So someone's going to contact us,…we don't know just by looking at the invitation…if it's a video call or an audio call until we accept.…So let's see what that's like.…So, looks like a window opens up,…and I'm going to hear an audio signal any minute.…(ringing)…At this point, I can answer the call.…Just going to mute my microphone,…because I don't want the feedback, and as you can see,…this is an audio call that's come in.…
- Recognize the various components of the Hangouts interface.
- Describe how to archive a text chat.
- Explain the process of joining a video call.
- Summarize how to change video call settings.
- Identify the process of starting a Hangout chat on a tablet.
- Recall how to determine whether someone is available to have a conversation in Hangouts.
- Cite the steps you go through to change your profile picture.
Skill Level Intermediate
Google Docs Advanced Tips and Trickswith Jess Stratton58m 18s Intermediate
1. Get Started with Google Hangouts
2. Messaging and Text Hangouts
3. Video and Phone Hangouts
4. Hangouts on Mobile Devices
5. Set Up Contacts
6. Set Hangout Preferences
Change your profile picture3m 50s
Next steps1m 25s
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