Quick launch summary
You can now configure the Chat Progressive Web Application (PWA) to "Start app when you sign in" to your computer. This can be done on your Windows, MAC OS or Linux computer by going to chrome://apps, right clicking on Google Chat and then choosing "Start app when you sign in."
|Right click on the Chat app to select this new option|
Please note, this feature is not supported on Chrome OS.
If you don't have the Chat PWA app already, you’ll first have to install the Chat PWA app.
Before this launch, you’d have to manually start the Chat PWA app by searching for and clicking on it every time you restart your computer. With the new feature, you can simply choose to launch the PWA app at system startup every time.
- Admins: There is no admin control for this feature.
- End users: This feature will be OFF by default and can be enabled by the user. Once turned on, the Chat PWA app will automatically start when the user logs into their computer.
- This feature is available now for all users.
- Available to all Google Workspace customers, as well as G Suite Basic and Business customers