Grid View Chrome Extension Download and Instructions

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There is an extension that you are able to add to Chrome to see everyone in a grid during a Google Meet session. There is also a video tutorial that you can watch here. 

Please Note: Grid View extension is no longer required, Tiled View has the ability to view up to 46 participants.

Environment

Google Chrome. 

Steps

  1. Please use this link to navigate to the Chrome Web Store and then select, “Add to Chrome

 

google meet grid view extension

 

  1. A window will appear asking your permission to add the extension to Chrome, select “Add Extension

adding chrome extension

  1. A message will appear showing you where your new extension icon is located in your browser and what it looks like. 

 

google meet grid view

 

  1. The next time you enter into a Google Meet you will see a “Grid” icon at the top right of the screen. 

 

grid view icon in google meets

 

  1. If you would like to enable the Grid View, click the icon of the grid with the link through and you will be able to select an option(s) for the Grid Layout view. 

 

google grid view options

 

Hint: If you are experiencing trouble with your grid view make sure that the diagonal line in the icon is NOT through this grid, this indicates that Grid View is not enabled. To enable it you must select the icon and the diagonal line will disappear. 

For more help, please contact ITS at its@manhattan.edu or 718-862-7973.

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Article ID: 103742
Created
Tue 3/31/20 11:34 AM
Modified
Wed 6/24/20 3:11 PM