As an administrator, you control whether your organization includes the GIF picker in Google Chat. This makes it easy for your users to find and add Tenor GIFs to their messages when using Chat on the web or Android devices.
Turn the Tenor GIF picker on or off in Chat
From the Admin console Home page, go to AppsGoogle WorkspaceGoogle Chat and classic Hangouts.
- Click GIFs.
- To apply the setting to everyone, leave the top organizational unit selected. Otherwise, select a child organizational unit or a configuration group.
- Under Allow users to browse and add GIFs using the Tenor GIF integration in Chat, select On or Off.
Note: If you turn the GIF picker off, users might still be able to include GIFs in their Chat messages by uploading GIF files or adding GIFs through bots.
- Click Save.
To see screenshots of the feature and learn about the rollout timing for administrators and end users, visit the Google Workspace blog post.