How to enable screen sharing for Google Meet in Chrome on a Mac

Sharing not working when you try to present from Google Meet in Chrome on macOS? There’s an easy fix, and Andy Wolber will show you how.

On macOS, enable the screen recording setting for Google Chrome and then you’ll be able to present your screen from Google Meet.

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I was in a Google Meet session with clients. “OK, go ahead and present your screen,” I said. I waited. Nothing. No screen sharing happened. They saw a prompt (Figure A) to change permissions, but weren’t sure what to do. So we moved on to other issues without screen sharing.

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