Google Hangouts

Google Hangouts allows you to have instant conversations either via chat, phone or video call. You can either have a one-to-one or group conversation. It can be added to iOS or Android mobile devices to be accessed on the go. Hangouts is an instant messaging service that can be used for quick work collaboration with your colleagues within the University of Sheffield.

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How do I access Google Hangouts?

Staff and Students can access their Google Applications by logging into MUSE with their university credentials and accessing My Services then selecting any of the highlighted Google Apps, from here you can access all Google Applications by clicking on the 9 dotted square in the top right hand of the screen as pictured below.

MUSE Login
Please note: Your Google menu may look different to the screenshots below, you can rearrange your Google menu by dragging and dropping the applications if needed. Please also be aware that not all of the applications on this Google menu are available to all users.

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Help & Support

For further help and support with using Google Hangouts you can access the Google Suite of help and support materials by clicking on the link below.

If your problem cannot be resolved by searching the Google Suite help pages listed below please do use the contact details listed below to contact the IT Service Desk and they will direct your call to the appropriate team.

IT Help and Support

Google Hangouts Training Videos

Google Suite Help and Support