Classic Hangouts is being replaced by Google Chat. If you use Google Chat, visit the Google Chat Help Centre.

Find someone's contact information on classic Hangouts

If you’re part of a conversation on classic Hangouts, you can find the contact information of people in the chat.

Important: If you use Google Chat and not classic Hangouts, visit get started with Google Chat.


  • If you use Hangouts with a work or school account, you might not be able to find contact information. 
  • Starting in April 2019, profiles and names in Google+ might not show in Hangouts. Instead, a user's contact display name or email address might be shown in its place. Learn more.
  1. On your Android phone or tablet, open the Hangouts App .
    • Make sure that you’re signed in to the Google Account used in the conversation with the person whose contact information you'd like.
  2. Tap a conversation that includes the person whose contact information you'd like.
  3. At the top right, tap More More and thenPeople.
  4. Next to the username of the person whose contact information you'd like,  tap More Moreand thenView profile.


Was this helpful?
How can we improve it?
Clear search
Close search
Google apps
Main menu
Search Help Centre