Now that you’ve switched from Microsoft Skype for Business to Google Workspace, here are some tips on using Google Meet to manage your video meetings.
Comparison at a glance
|In Skype for Business...||In Meet...*|
|Start a meeting|
|Set up an online meeting in Microsoft Outlook||
Schedule a video meeting in Calendar
|Join a meeting from your computer|
|Join a meeting while on the go||
Join a video meeting while on the go
If you don’t have a data network, you can call in to the meeting from a phone:
You can dial in during the scheduled meeting time in one of the following ways:
For details, visit Join a video meeting.
|Invite more people to a meeting||
Add guests to a video meeting
For more details, see Add people to a video meeting.
|Send IMs during a meeting||
Send chat messages during a video meeting
|Share your screen|
|Record a meeting|
|Take a poll||
Launch a poll
For details, visit Conduct a poll during a video meeting.
|Use a whiteboard||
Use a whiteboard
For details, visit Use a whiteboard in a video meeting.
|Raise your hand|
|Choose your background effect||
Change your background
For details, visit Change your background in a video meeting.
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