Google Hangouts Feature Requests and Solutions

As the College has transitioned to online learning, we have been made aware of several frequently requested features for Google Hangouts Meet. As ITS only supports Google Hangouts Meet we have done some research to find solutions for these feature requests. Below please find the resolutions and follow this link for more detailed information regarding these resolutions.

Feature Request


Grid View in Hangouts Meet 

Use this link to download a chrome extension for grid view. 

Breakout rooms

Create additional meeting rooms and share link with groups. 

Whiteboard feature

Use Google Jamboard to create collaborative Jams and share your  screen during meeting. 


For more help, please contact ITS at or 718-862-7973

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