Using & Customizing Google Chat 2021

Google Chat 2021    |    Intermediate
  • 11 videos | 32m 58s
  • Includes Assessment
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Once you've created chats and rooms you can start sending messages in Google Chat. Chat makes it easy to illustrate your messages with emojis and get people's attention by sending mentions. You can collaborate on projects by sending files and starting video meetings from Chat. If you need to find a message or content sent in a chat use the Chat search tool. This course will also teach you how to configure various Chat settings as well as use Chat in Gmail and the desktop application.


  • Discover the key concepts in the google chat: using & customizing google chat course
    Send direct messages via your conversations
    Use emojis to illustrate how you are feeling when you send a message and mention someone to get their attention
    Upload files from your computer or google drive and define sharing options
    Send somebody a video meeting
    Use the search tool to find messages, people or files
  • Find, add and use a bot
    Configure your chat notifications settings and chat history options
    Configure settings and options in chat
    Discover how to use chat in gmail and forward messages to your inbox
    Discover how to access use the desktop application of chat


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    This video outlines the key content covered in the Using & Customizing Google Chat course, including creating sending messages, sharing files and configuring different settings. FREE ACCESS
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    Sending messages in real time allows you to collaborate and keep in contact with other people quickly and easily with Google Chat. Messages you send can be edited and even deleted if necessary. FREE ACCESS
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    3.  Illustrating messages in Google Chat 2021
    3m 57s
    Sending emojis is a fun way to illustrate your messages or convey how you are feeling. You can also react to messages in Google Chat to let others know what you think without even sending a message. Mentioning people in a message is also a good way to get their attention. FREE ACCESS
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    4.  Sharing via direct message in Google Chat 2021
    3m 7s
    Google Chat allows you to collaborate with others by uploading and sending files. Files can be uploaded from your computer or Google Drive. If you upload a file from Drive you can choose exactly who can access the file and define the sharing options to keep your work protected if necessary. FREE ACCESS
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    5.  Send a video meeting in Google Chat 2021
    2m 11s
    Sending messages is quick and efficient and allows you to multitask. However, sometimes it's easier to have a face-to-face meeting to discuss certain topics or brainstorm ideas. Sending a video meeting in Google Chat is a quick way to start collaborating with others in a Google Meet video call. FREE ACCESS
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    6.  Use the search tool in Google Chat 2021
    2m 53s
    You may send and receive a large quantity of messages and files while using Google Chat. You can easily find a message, file or other content with the search tool. Likewise, you can also filter the search location to find what you are looking for more easily. FREE ACCESS
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    7.  Adding bots in Google Chat 2021
    3m 20s
    Adding bots to Chat or specific conversations is a great way to optimize your way of working. For example, you could add a bot account to help set up meetings by accessing your calendar information in Meet or get the latest information about your files in Drive. FREE ACCESS
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    8.  Configuring notifications in Google Chat 2021
    2m 49s
    Notifications are very important as they will let you know if you have received a message or been mentioned in a conversation or room chat. If you find you receive too many notifications you can mute notifications for a conversation in Google Chat. You can also stop receiving notifications by email for unread messages. FREE ACCESS
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    9.  Configuring settings in Google Chat 2021
    2m 32s
    Google Chat gives you the option of configuring features by turning them on or off depending on your way of working. For example, if you don't want you conversation messages to be saved, you can turn chat history off. FREE ACCESS
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    10.  Using Google Chat 2021 in Gmail
    3m 33s
    Google Chat can be accessed and used from Gmail. Using Chat in this way allows you to collaborate with others and check your emails all from one place. FREE ACCESS
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    11.  Using the Chat desktop app in Google Chat 2021
    3m 49s
    The Google Chat desktop application allows you to use the desktop app without opening your internet browser. Download the desktop app to start sending messages and collaborating with your team in virtual rooms. FREE ACCESS


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