Join Jess Stratton for an in-depth discussion in this video Using the Google Hangouts app to make calls, part of Google Voice Essential Training (2015).
In addition to making outgoing calls…with the Google Voice app,…you can also make outgoing calls…with the Hangouts app.…A benefit of using the Hangouts app…for your outgoing calls is that you…can do this while you only have…a WiFi connection.…Tap the Hangouts app and you'll be…prompted to log in if you haven't yet.…You can also decide whether you want to use this…with your mobile connection or just WiFi.…To do that,…tap your avatar in the top center…of the screen and then tap the gear icon.…
From here you can choose whether or not…you want to allow calls on WiFi and cellular…or on WiFi only.…When you've made your decision,…tap the back arrow and then tap the x.…To make outgoing phone calls tap the phone…icon in the bottom right hand side of the screen…and then tap the dialer on the top…right hand side of the screen.…This is going to bring up a phone dialer…just like with the other Google Voice app.…Tap the phone number and when you tap…the green call button,…if this is the first time you've used Hangouts,…you'll be prompted whether or not you…
Then find out how to configure Voice's rules to ring all your phones, filter calls straight to voicemail, have voicemails delivered via email or text, and more. The course also explores recording inbound calls, using Voice on mobile phones, and making international calls, video calls, computer-to-computer calls, and more.
- Choosing between Google Voice and Google Voice Lite
- Getting a Google Voice number
- Activating and working with voicemail
- Blocking and forwarding calls
- Recording incoming calls
- Making international and domestic calls
- Making calls with Google Hangouts
- Sending text messages
- Using Google Voice on a mobile phone
Skill Level Beginner
Going Paperless: Start to Finishwith Suzanna Kaye2h 16m Appropriate for all
Setting Up Your Mobile Office to Work from Anywherewith Jess Stratton2h 8m Appropriate for all
1. Setting Up Google Voice
2. Working with Your Voicemail
3. Using Google Voice
4. Making Calls with Google Voice
5. Using Google Voice on Your Mobile Phone
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