Keyboard Shortcuts

You can use the following keyboard shortcuts in a video call.

To see the full list from any screen in Google+, press Shift?.

Shortcuts for Mac users

Help

Shortcut Action
? Show help screen

Controls

Shortcut Action
⌘ + e Disable or enable camera
⌘ + d Mute or unmute your microphone

Chat

Shortcut Action
⌘ + b Open or close Chat
⌘ + m Move focus to Chat

Apps

Shortcut Action
Delete Close or remove a selected app
⌘ + y Set focus on the apps menu

Filmstrip

Shortcut Action
⌥ + 1 Open your menu

Calling

Shortcut Action
Alt + t Open the call app

Accessibility

Shortcut Action
⌘ + g Become the primary speaker (works only when your audio is muted)
Shift + ⌘ + Alt + a then s Announce who is currently speaking
Shift + ⌘ + Alt + a then i Announce current information about the room
Shortcuts for PC users

Help

Shortcut Action
? Show help screen

Controls

Shortcut Action
Ctrl + e Disable or enable camera
Ctrl + d Mute or unmute your microphone

Chat

Shortcut Action
Ctrl + b Open or close Chat
Ctrl + m Move focus to Chat

Apps

Shortcut Action
Delete Close or remove a selected app
Ctrl + y Set focus on the apps menu

Filmstrip

Shortcut Action
Alt + 1 Open your menu

Calling

Shortcut Action
Alt + t Open the call app

Accessibility

Shortcut Action
Ctrl + g Become the primary speaker (works only when your audio is muted)
Shift + Ctrl + Alt + a then s Announce who is currently speaking
Shift + Ctrl + Alt + a then i Announce current information about the room