Hangout Group Conversion Will Now Appear On Google Chats, New Members Connected To The Group Will Also Be Able To Read Old Conversations
New updates will start rolling out from 3 December
New group conversion members can be added
Google has started migrating hangout chat, along with contacts and saved history. The company announced on Monday that it would start rolling out new updates from December 3. The updates will be related to the group conversion on the hangouts. The latest update states that group chats of hangouts will now appear on Google Chat.
The company wrote in its social media blog post “Starting in the first half of 2021, everyone can start upgrading from a hangout to a chat. To ensure a smooth transition, we’ll help you migrate your hangout convergence and saved history automatically. These changes Next will ensure compatibility between classic hangouts and chat so that the user is as comfortable as possible.
Company will make three major changes in group conversion
Google said that it would make three significant changes to the way Google Conversation works in Google Chat.
According to the company, the first change is that users will now be able to add and remove members of the new group conversion.
Google said – ‘If you have a vault retention policy set, the updated group conversion will honor a separate retention policy.’
In addition, the company has reported that in the coming weeks, the group conversion in the hangout will start appearing in Google Chat.
Google said that users can start upgrading from chat to chat.
For better convenience, Google will help users by automatically migrating their data from hangouts to chat.
Google chat gets many new features
Meanwhile, Google Chat has also got many features. In group chat, users can add new members and all the members will see the message that will announce the arrival of the new number.
The new member will have access to previous conversations, mainly messages that were exchanged before entering the group.
This will help the users to get familiar with the whole thing. These facilities will be launched from 3 December.