Simplify 1:1 messaging and group collaboration

What are the advantages of Chat

See all of your messages in one place
  • Use Chat right in Gmail, or as a standalone app. Seamlessly integrated tools help you keep track of all your work communications and choose the right channel for every conversation.
Collaborate in dedicated Spaces
  • Spaces are the central place for teams to engage in topic-based discussions, share knowledge and ideas, move projects forward and build communities and team culture.
Tap into the best of Google Workspace
  • Use Chat and Spaces to collaborate seamlessly on content with Google Docs, Sheets, and Slides. Easily find past conversations or files with Google’s powerful search, and let bots and smart suggestions help you connect with meeting participants and get more done, faster.

Get started with Google Chat

Sign in to Google Chat

Sign in to Google Chat to send and receive messages.

  1. Go to Google Chat or your Gmail account.
  2. If prompted, sign in to your Google Account.


  • You can also install the Chat standalone app.
  • Learn how to turn on Chat in Gmail.