This is a complete guide for Google Messages for Web.
What are Google Messages on the Web?
Google Messages for Web is an online application that lets Android users to communicate with family members, friends, colleagues, and others. Directly through a computer within an internet browser. It provides a comprehensive view of all messages in Google’s Messages mobile application.
Simply put, Google Messages for Web is a web-based version of the regular Messages application. However, it has some limitations.
Google Messages for Web lets connect to your Messages mobile application that lets you send SMS messages via your laptop or desktop or laptop computer to your mobile phone. Similar to the standard application, there are charges for carriers when you send a message with Google Messages for Web.
The only distinction is that you’re using an internet connection from your computer to your mobile. However, if both you and the receiver have RCS, you’ll be able to bypass the charge because you’ll use only Internet connections to transfer and send messages.
What devices does Google use to send messages to Web Support?
Google Messages on the Web is compatible with many Android devices, but it is not compatible with all. So long as your phone has Android 5.0 or higher it can be used with Google Messages for Web. Here’s a step-by-step guide for how to find the Android version in case you’re not sure about the version you’re running.
While it’s true that the Google Messages app isn’t available on iOS devices, however, you can access the app on iOS devices making use of Google Messages for Web.
How to Make Use of Google Messages for Web
Google Messages for Web is simple to use. When you have the most recent version of the application installed follow these steps to begin sending messages using your computer Google Messages for Web:
- If you are using a computer, visit your computer’s Google messages for Web page with an internet browser.
- Open Messages on an Android phone.
- Select the three dots in the upper right-hand corner, and then select the device pairing.
- Press the QR Code scanner button and then point your camera at the QR code that is displayed through Google Messages for Web. It will immediately pair your Messages application with Google Messages for Web. It is possible to connect several computers at once, however, you can only connect only one computer at a time.
- If you would like the two computers to automatically pair next time, press the button next to Remember this computer.
How to remove Google Messages on the Web
If you don’t wish to send messages over the internet, you can disconnect your Messages app. This can be done from your Android phone, or directly through Google Messages for Web on your personal computer. We’ll show you how to accomplish this using Android first.
Disconnect Google’s messages on Android
- Launch the Messages application and then select the three dots in the upper right.
- Select Device Pairing.
- On the next screen, you will be able to select the device that you want to disconnect. Press the button that says X button that is next to the device you’d like to unpair and confirm it by choosing Unpair when asked.
- Alternately, unplug the devices altogether by selecting unpair each device.
Remove Google Messages from Your Computer
The procedure is as follows: If you aren’t ready to pull out your phone to turn off the Google Web Messages app:
- Visit this site to access the Google Messages for Website.
- Select the menu with three dots and choose unpair.
Google messages for web Requirements and Limitations
As with all software, Google Messages on the Web comes with a few requirements that you must satisfy in order to utilize the application. As mentioned earlier the Android phone must have at the very least Android 5.0. Another requirement for Google Messages for Web is the most recent version of the Messages mobile application. Therefore, upgrade the version of your Google Messages app first.
The third requirement is that you have access to Wi-Fi or data. Because Google Messages for Web links your laptop to your mobile application through an internet connection and having an internet connection is required. In case the internet connection fails then you aren’t able to communicate via Google Messages for Web. This is the biggest restriction.
Another drawback of the use of Google Messages in a browser is that you can only engage in conversations only on one tab at one time. If you’ve connected your Messages application to Google Messages for Web on multiple devices, you’ll be able to only chat with one at the same time. The remainder will be inactive.
Google Messages for Web also only supports a small number of web browsers, such as Chrome Mozilla’s Firefox, Safari, and Microsoft Edge.
Send text messages from your computer By Using Android’s Default Messages app
Google Messenger for Web is useful, allowing users to keep in contact with family and friends without having to use their phones. While the app does have some limitations, you shouldn’t ignore the ease it provides in our daily lives. It’s simple to use and you’ll be up the speed of things by following the directions in the above paragraph.