How to use chat in Gmail to talk with friends and family

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Chat in Gmail

You love your Gmail profile and you know that Gmail gives yo so many features that you can simply do nothing without it on internet. You know that Gmail allows you to write and send emails but you may not always wish to write long emails. Instead you would like to do chat in Gmail. You can try Gmail’s in built chat features which allow you to start a conversation with anyone in your contact list. You can do chat in Gmail in 3 ways. One is in text form, two in video and third in phone.

Steps to chat in Gmail

When you want to do chat in Text you can follow below steps:

  1. Login to your Gmail account.
  2. Then you can check the contacts tab in your Gmail for people you want to talk to. You can see in the bottom left corner of the inbox, a short list of your most frequently-talked-to Gmail contacts.
  3. Here you can click the name you want to chat with. As you do this, it will open a chat window if the person is online. You should look for the small box that pops up in the bottom right.
  4. Now you can type in your message. In the chat box, you can click the blue square at the bottom and start typing whatever you want to say to other person. After you have finished typing your message, you can click enter to send it. Now, just wait for your contact to respond — you should receive a notification when they see your message and start typing.
  5. Now you can continue reading and responding to messages in the text chat. On the other side when the person you are chatting with finishes the message and the hit enter button, the text message will display in the chat box underneath yours. You can now type your response the same way as before and hit enter to send it.

You can try inviting new people to chat also. If you don't see anyone in the contacts box that you want to chat with then you can add them.

Gmail phone number

If you have any problem in your Gmail account or you are looking for some critical information about Gmail then you need help. For help you can go to Support page of Google and choose Gmail there. You can also get support via chat and through email. Now if you want to call for talking to expert then you can dial Gmail phone number.

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