Google Meet Grid View – a rather useful Chrome extension

Lots of use are currently using Google Meet with class sized groups – however the layouts offered by Google Meets seem designed for smaller numbers of participants!

A Chrome Extension has been released by an independent developer that lets you create a grid view of all participants.

Google Meet Grid View

First you need to install the extension from this page of the Chrome Web Store. There is guidance on installing and managing extensions here.

Once the extension is installed – an additional ‘button’ appears at the top of the Google Meet screen when you have a Meet in progress.

Google Meet Grid View button.

Having a quite ready of the support requests would suggest that this extension will only work if Chrome is set to English.