Google Meet - How to view people in a Session

Change your view

Join a video meeting on a computer.

In the lower-right corner of the Meet screen, click More Moreand thenChange layout.

In the Change layout box, select the layout that you want to use on your computer.

**Tip:**Click a participant's image to pin them to the screen.

Explanation of the different options

  • Auto—Allows Meet to choose the layout for you.
  • Tiled—Shows up to 16 people when there is no presentation.
    • Move your mouse to see participant names.
    • If someone joins after the meeting starts, their image is at the bottom of the screen.
    • Presentations appear in a large tile, with the most active participants to the side.
  • Spotlight—The presentation, active speaker, or pinned feed fills the window.
  • Sidebar—You see the active speaker or presentation with additional participants on the side.