Join a room

When you’re invited to join a room, you’ll get an email notification if the person inviting you to the room requests it. Before you join, you can preview the room and see its message history. 

You can get notifications and preview the room even if you're invited with your personal Google Account or the room is owned by another organisation.

Tip: Touch and hold a conversation to see more options.

  1. Open the Chat "" or Gmail "" app.
  2. At the bottom, tap Rooms "".
    The rooms in which you're invited to appear at the top of the list. Enter a room name to find a room quickly.
  3. In Chat, tap Add ""and thenBrowse rooms.
  4. In Gmail, tap New roomand thenBrowse rooms.
  5. (Optional) To preview a room, tap the room name. When you preview a room, you can read messages, but you can't participate in the discussion or get notifications.
  6. Tap Add "" or Join in the preview to join the room. 
  7. Tap New thread to start a new conversation.
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