Google Hangouts works directly in the browser. It doesn't require any large downloads and it doesn't need an install to get started. This transition to a web-based program can do wonders for your business - there's no more need for updates, or issues with setting up the program for all the computers in your workspace. Everything is centered online.
Because Hangouts is all web-based, it's important that you've got the right configurations in your browser. If you don't have a computer with a built-in microphone and camera, or if you don't have accessories for your computer that can broadcast audio/video, then Google Hangouts will not prove to be helpful. You need a working webcam and microphone to broadcast your video to other users.
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Depending on your browser choice, you'll need to take different steps to get your computer all set for Google Hangouts. Just follow the directions for the browsers listed below: