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Archive for the ‘Hangouts’ Category

How to switch off the sound on the desktop Hangout? – Google Product Forums

Posted by jpluimers on 2018/04/20

For a long time, this was hard: [Archive.isHow to switch off the sound on the desktop Hangout? – Google Product Forums.

A lot of people complained, often in a not so nice way.

The solution – that took years to appear – however now is very simple:

Click the options hamburger on the top left, then remove the checkmark for “Sounds for incoming messages”

Posted in Google, GoogleHangouts, Hangouts, Power User | Leave a Comment »

“Something’s not right” error message – the corporate firewall being too drastic.

Posted by jpluimers on 2016/04/15

Indeed the “Something’s not right” error message – Hangouts Help was right: the corporate network blocked some URLs.

Too bad, as it makes it increasingly more difficult to stay in touch with near-shore co-workers.

“Something’s not right” error message

Networks at businesses and schools are sometimes set to allow access only to certain web sites, like mail.google.com. This can prevent Hangouts from loading.

If you are on a network with restricted access, you may need to ask your network administrator to whitelist the following domains to use Hangouts:

–jeroen

via “Something’s not right” error message – Hangouts Help.

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How To Work with Google Reference List: all Google URLs you will ever need in one handy place – via Denis Labelle

Posted by jpluimers on 2015/11/30

All Google URLs you will ever need in one handy place: How To Work with Google Reference List I. by Dennis Labelle.

–jeroen

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