It’s inherently a bit of a pain to find the Google Meet tab missing from your Gmail mobile app, especially when you are just minutes away from starting or joining a meeting. Luckily, it’s quite easy to fix this problem. Read along to find out how it works!
How to fix the Google Meet tab missing in Gmail mobile app problem
When you install the Gmail mobile app for iOS, the Meet tab gets added to it, by default. It’s a convenient option to start or join a video conference right from your Gmail inbox but on a few occasions, you may find the Google Meet tab missing from the app. Here’s how to fix it!
- Launch the Gmail app.
- Tap Menu.
- Choose the Settings option.
- Go to Apps in the Gmail section.
- Expand Meet settings.
- Enable the tab for video calling.
- Hit the Done button.
Google has integrated the Gmail app and Google Meet. However, you can separately use both of them. On a side note, see how you can the waiting time in Google Meet more pleasant
Why is Google Meet not showing on my Gmail app?
It’s likely that the option to show the Meet tab for video calling under Gmail mobile app settings is not On. To fix this, you’ll need to re-enable the option.
How do I turn on Meet in Gmail app?
Firstly, make sure you are running the latest version of the Gmail mobile app for iOS. If yes, launch the app by tapping its icon on the Home Screen.
Next, choose the Menu option (visible as 3 horizontal bars in the upper-left corner of your mobile screen).
Scroll down to the Settings. Tap to open the Settings window.
Here, expand the Meet settings. You can find it located under the Apps in Gmail section.
When directed to the Meet screen, slide the toggle to ‘On’ to show the Meet tab for video calling.
Hit the Done button to save your changes.
Launch the app again. You should find the Google Meet icon visible at the bottom of the screen.
Hope that makes sense!