Google Meet Troubleshooting

Written by Bryan Drozd

Last published at: August 23rd, 2021

This article collects various notes for troubleshooting issues with Google Meet sessions.

Also see: Google Meet cheat-sheet

Audio and Video Settings

If you're having video or audio issues in Google Meet, try changing your settings. 

Here is Google's help article -

Step by Step Guide

1. Browse to 

2. Select the gear icon in the top left hand corner (prior to joining a Meet session). 

If already in a meeting select the three dot icon from the bottom menu bar and then Settings.

3. Make sure both microphone and speakers are to use the internal defaults. If there's an external device connected you may also see that as an option.

Select Video and check the webcam is working.