Using Google Duo App – Step by Step Installation Guide with Screenshots
UPDATE – We have added relevant videos to help you in figuring out how to use this app. Check them out !
On 15th August 2016, Google officially rolled out its very own video calling app, Duo. It was made available all across the globe within next few days. Now this app is listed on Play store and apple store and can be installed. In this article we have come up with step by step guide that explains “How to Use Google Duo App?” Now is the good time to find out the “look and feel” of the app. So, let’s get started.
The user response has been awesome ! Within the three days after launching, the app climbed to number 2 position in the list of free apps on android. The user reviews are also good in the play store. At the time of writing, the average rating is 4.5 out to 5. As this app is now, users surely need some help regarding the usage. This is the very reason of writing this article ! We hope it helps !!
How to Use Google Duo !
Below we have mentioned the procedure to download, install and use the duo app. Carefully follow the steps and take a look at the screenshots too for help !
The very first step is to install the app.
iOS Users –
If you are an iOS user, you can download the app from HERE
Note – Rest of the steps are similar to to android devices.
Android Users –
- First of all open up the play store and then search “Google Duo”
- Or use this Direct link
- Click on the “Install” Button
- Now wait till the app gets downloaded and installed
- After it is installed, click on the open button
- To get started, click on the “I Agree” option
- Now the app will ask for few permissions. The permissions include – “Taking Pictures and Recording Videos”, “Record Audio”, “Access Contacts”, “Send and View SMS”
- You need to “Allow” all the permissions to proceed
- Next step is to verify your number
- Your country will be selected automatically, if not you can select it from the next
- After that Enter your phone number in the space provided
- Now, a verification code will be sent on your number. Once this code is received, it will be entered automatically
This is all about the installation and Configuration.Let’s now focus on the most important part, that is using the app.
How to Use Google Video Calling App – Duo
- After the app is installed successfully, click on the “Duo” Icon on your Mobile
- Once the app is launched, you will notice your face being shown
- Now to initiate the video call, Click on “Video Call“
- Now you will see your contacts. The contacts who have already installed the app will be shown at the top. The other contacts will be shown below and you can even invite them for video calling via Duo app.
- If you want to start the video calling, click on the contact
Google Duo Usage Guide – Video
Source – Pocketnow youtube Channel