Users can simultaneously video chat and troubleshoot with Google Hangouts update

By Jesse
May 2, 2013
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  1. Another avenue for helping your parents with their borked OS just opened up in Google+ Hangouts with the addition of a remote desktop feature. The application, found in “Hangout Apps,” allows you to remotely control the computer of any member...

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  2. Blkfx1

    Blkfx1 TS Guru Posts: 954   +185

    Kudos, Google. Now, I finally have a reason to actually use Google Hangout.
  3. Teamviewer.... nuff said
  4. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 7,243   +962

    I use it with my friends, this will come in handy though now.
  5. Blkfx1

    Blkfx1 TS Guru Posts: 954   +185

    @Guest, Teamviewer is what I use now. However, It's a pain if you use it frequently. My free account is always being suspended because I'm 'suspected' of using it commercially. This seems like a very nice alternative.
  6. Jad Chaar

    Jad Chaar TS Evangelist Posts: 7,243   +962

    I would automatically leave a product if that happens. I have a short fuse.

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