5 Simple Steps To Easily Make Free Calls Via Gmail
Gmail, mail by Google, is one of the most widely used mailing services around the world. The reason behind being more popular than other mailing services, established years before, is that users can avail many more services and facilities offered by Google including Google Webmaster Tools, Google Adwords, Google Docs, Google Drive and many more. All they need to do is to simply sign in via their Gmail account.
A new service has been launched by Google with the name Google Voice that allows user to make calls online not only to other computers but on mobile phones as well. And, as aforementioned, they only need to sign in with their Gmail account.
In case you do not know how to setup call using your Gmail account, do not worry. Following is the step-by-step guide that will help you make calls to other computers and users via Gmail.
Step # 1:
The first and most obvious thing that you will need to do to make call via Gmail is to go to its webpage and sign-in with your valid Gmail credentials. In case you do not already have a Gmail account, you can simply create it by clicking on the ‘Create an account’ button at top-most, left side of the screen.
Step # 2:
Once you have successfully logged in with your Gmail id, now you will have to click on ‘Phone calls’ icon which looks like a traditional phone receiver. You can found it at the bottom of left side bar of Gmail.
Step # 3:
After that, you will need to download Google Voice plugin in your device which will be shown in Dial Box. To download the plugin, you will need to click on the download link.
Step # 4:
Once the plugin is successfully downloaded on your device, now you will need to install it to integrate it with your Gmail service.
Step # 5:
After the successful integration of Google Voice plugin with Gmail, you can start making call through the dial box. However, you will need to go the flag icon which, by default, will be showing your country flag and change it to the flag icon of the country where you are willing to make call.
Note: In order to make calls to mobile and landline numbers, Gmail require use of Voice over Internet Protocol (VoIP) service that will cost you some dollars. Therefore, make sure to recharge your account to make voice calls to other mobile and landline numbers via Gmail.
Although, there are various renowned voice calling services, tools and apps available in online world, but Gmail Voice service has made a great difference due to all-in-one integration of different services on a single Gmail account. This is the reason why Google Voice has shared a big chunk of the audience who prefer to use voice services and apps instead of making calls via their cellular network.