Duo and Meet have combined into a new Meet app. Meet (original) users can download the new app.

Use captions in a meeting

You can turn captions on to view subtitles as everyone speaks during a meeting. The captions will only be enabled for you.
Use captions in these countries or regions

You can use captions in:

  • Dutch (beta)
  • English
  • French
  • German
  • Indonesian (beta)
  • Italian (beta)
  • Japanese (beta)
  • Korean (beta)
  • Mandarin (Traditional) (coming soon)
  • Polish (beta)
  • Portuguese (beta)
  • Portuguese (Brazil)
  • Romanian (beta)
  • Russian (beta)
  • Spanish (Mexico)
  • Spanish (Spain)
  • Thai (beta)
  • Turkish (beta)
  • Vietnamese (beta)

Tip: If you record a meeting, select “Record captions” to embed captions in the clip. 

Turn captions on or off

  1. Open the Meet app Meet app.
  2. Join a meeting.
  3. On the bottom right, tap More Customize and control Google Chrome.
  4. Tap Turn on captions "" or Turn off captions "".

Change the caption language

  1. At the bottom, tap Menu Customize and control Google Chrome and then Settings. 
  2. Under “Captions,”  tap Language. 
  3. Choose a language and then Save.
Important: The language you select becomes the default until you change it.

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