Unable to start Google Meet sessions


When trying to start a Google Meet session, you are unable to do it as it does not show the New meeting option.


  • Google Meet


  1. Turn ON the service following the steps.
    1. Go to your Google Admin console.
    2. Go to Menu > Apps > Google Workspace > Google Meet.
    3. Select Meet video settings.
    4. Select the organizational units you would like to update, or the whole organization.
    5. Select Video calling and mark the box Let users place video and voice calls.
    6. Click Save.

 Note: Changes can take up to 24 hours, but typically happen more quickly.


In order to be able to start Google Meet sessions, the Video calling feature must be turned ON.