Can I host meetings using Linux or Chromebook?

Yes! As an organizer, you can use the Web App to host your sessions with a web browser rather than the desktop app (which is not compatible with Linux or Google Chrome OS).

Start a session from Linux or Chromebook

1. Open a Google Chrome browser (required).

2. Log in at

3. Start any meetings as follows.

  • Click Start next to a scheduled meeting.
  • Click Start your meeting next to your personal meeting page.
  • Click Meet Now (if you don't have a personal meeting page set up) to start an unscheduled meeting.


Web App Help and FAQs

What is the Web App?

Can I join a session using the Web App?

Can I host a session using the Web App?

What audio is available in the Web App?

Can I opt to use the Web App instead of the desktop app?

What is the difference between the Web App and the desktop app?

Can I tell which attendees have joined with the Web App?

Is my account enabled to use the Web App?

Does the Web App work on mobile devices?

Is the Web App available to international customers?

What security does the Web App use?

What are the system requirements for using the Web App?

Can I record a session from the Web App?

How do I install the Web App?

What is the Web Viewer?