How to activate Google Chat

Activate and use Google Chat in Gmail for real time communication.

Google Chat is not something new, but, recently, it became free to use for end users, not just a business tool for a price.

It’s like WhatsApp but in Gmail, with the possibility of creating the called rooms, which are nothing more than chat groups. Read more

How to check what’s taking up space on you Google account and remove the largest files

Running out of space on your Google account? Here’s how to see what is taking up your space and how to free it up.

Now, that Google decided to be a complete asshole and charge us for Google Photos storage that it was supposed to be free, the storage space shared by all your Google services is going to be a problem. Read more

How to make Gmail the default email app on iPhone and iPad

Do you prefer Gmail on your iDevice? Than this trick will help you make it your default mail app on you iPhone and iPad.

So Apple finally cave in and let us use other browsers and email app as default. After showing you how to choose your default web browser, we’ll tell you how you can do the same thing for mail. Read more

How to disable Conversation View in Gmail

Don’t like the way Gmail is grouping your emails into conversations? Learn right here hot to disable Conversation View.

Conversation View is a feature of modern email clients, including Gmail, that keeps all replies into a thread so that you can easily follow the conversation like in a chat app.

I for one prefer Conversation View, but some people don’t. If you want to disable this feature, do this:

  • In Gmail, click the big gear icon in the top right corner to access quick settings;
  • Scroll al the way down in the newly opened frame;
  • Uncheck the last option, called Conversation View.
  • Reload the page to enable the change.
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    How to disable Meet in Gmail for Android

    If you don’t use Meet and hate that Google is forcing it on Gmail, this article is for you.

    So, Meet has finally arrived in Gmail, just as Google warned us it would happen. The American giant hopes that Gmail will boost Meet usage numbers and it’s using it’s position to dwarf it’s competitors, aka Zoom.

    It’s an asshole move from Google, but that’s nothing news. At list they left an option for you to disable Meet from Gmail, if you have no use for it.

    Here’s how to disable Meet in Gmail for Android

    Open Settings from the left side menu in Gmail;
    Open your your Gmail account section from there;
    Scroll down until you see the Meet subtitle;
    Toggle off this option: “Show the Meet tab for video calling”.

    After that, the app will refresh it’s interface and the Meet waste of space is gone.