Last Updated: February 25, 2016
· Damon Aw

Automatic Hangout links in your GCal Invites

We use Hangouts a lot for pairing, standups and interviewing candidates. Google Calendar has a one click feature to add a Hangout link to your calendar events.


This rocks because it's sent in the invite and on your Calendar entry, giving everyone a simple way to access the Hangout event.

Let's make it rock harder

Under Settings


Turn on this and a hangout link is added to every calendar invite.


So auto, much magic, wow.

To display all the hangout events on your calendar nicely, see this.