Google Hangouts Client For Mac

Google Hangouts App for Mac – TechPanorma Google Hangout for Mac Flamingo App A problem for many users is unless you install the Hangouts extension and let Chrome run in the background all the time, you’ll likely miss out on chats regularly.

  1. Hangouts For Mac Desktop
  2. Google Hangouts Client For Windows

Windows/Mac/Linux: Google updated the Hangouts Chrome app today with a brand new look that makes it a lot more appealing to use. The new app looks a lot like the Android and iOS versions of Hangouts.


The big change here is the new look. The app now features Google’s Material Design and has the standard chat layout of your recent contacts on the left side with the chat window on the right. Otherwise, it works exactly as you’d expect Hangouts to work. The app works out of the box on OS X, but Windows and Linux users will want to turn off the transparent mode.


Hangouts For Mac Desktop

Google Hangouts Chrome Web Store via Mayur Kamat

Google Hangouts Client For Windows

The Messages app for Mac lets you easily send iMessages and even regular text messages without ever having to pick up your iPhone. Aside from cellular messages, the Messages app can also integrate into other messaging services, including Google Hangouts. Once linked, you can easily send and receive Hangouts messages right on your Mac, no annoying browser plugins necessary!

How to receive Google Hangouts messages with the Messages app for Mac


Note: If you have two-step verification enabled for your Google account, keep in mind you'll need to generate a password specifically for your Mac if you haven't already. If you don't, you'll receive errors that your login information is not correct.

  1. Click on the  menu in the upper left hand corner of your Mac.
  2. Select System Preferences.
  3. Once in System Preferences, click on Internet Accounts.
  4. Add your Google account if it isn't already added.
  5. Once added, turn On the option for Messages.