Google Hangouts App (Unofficial)

Google Hangouts App (Unofficial)

Hangouts brings conversations to life with photos, emoji, and even group video calls for free.

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What is Google Hangouts App (Unofficial)?

The 'Google Hangouts App (Unofficial)' for Edge is a handy extension that integrates seamlessly with the browser. It facilitates quick access to Google Hangouts, allowing users to bring their conversations to life through photos, emojis, and free group video calls. The extension also alerts users to new messages with sounds and icon changes.

Merlin
Stats
Rating: 4.50 (42)
Version: 22019.411.420.3 (Last updated: 2020-05-15)
Creation date: 2020-05-15
Risk impact: Very high risk impact
Risk likelihood: Low risk likelihood
Manifest version: 2
Permissions:
  • *://*/*
  • alarms
  • background
  • cookies
  • idle
  • notifications
  • storage
  • system.display
  • webRequest
  • webNavigation
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Size: 735.95K
Stats date:

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Summary
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Meet Google Hangouts extension.

It enables using Google Hangouts by just clicking on the extension icon. Additionally, when new messages arrive, a sound will play and extension icon will change.

User reviews
User reviews summary
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Pros
  • Easy to use
  • Offers Hangouts notification
  • Opens a convenient smaller window for Hangouts
  • Better than the official app
Cons
  • Only allows one account to be used
  • Loses connection with preferred account often
  • No option to manually force the extension to use a specific account
Most mentioned
  • User-friendly
  • Hangouts notifications
  • Issue with account switching
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Safety
Risk impact

Google Hangouts App (Unofficial) is very risky to use and it requires a lot of sensitive permissions. Avoid installing this add-on unless you absolutely trust this publisher.

Risk likelihood

Google Hangouts App (Unofficial) has earned a fairly good reputation and likely can be trusted.

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