How to Hide and Unhide Conversations in Google Chat

Google Chat

Google Chat was released in the year 2017 and has gained tremendous popularity since its launch. One of the prime reasons behind the raging popularity was the friendly and straightforward interface. It was earlier called Google Hangout Chat.

Google Chat offers the feature to hide conversations one does not find interesting. It’s a popular feature, yet many users find it difficult to hide and unhide conversations. In this article, we will see how to unhide conversations in Google Chat. Before we do that, we must know how to hide a conversation.

Hiding a Conversation in Google Chat

To hide a conversation, open Google Chat on your browser or use its application. Click on the three vertical dots in front of the name of the person whose chat you want to deactivate and then select ‘Hide conversation’.

The conversation is now hidden and not visible in the chat section.

Unhiding a Conversation in Google Chat

To unhide a conversation, search for the name of the person whose chat you want to unhide in the ‘Find people and rooms’ and then select it.

Once you click on the name, the conversation becomes visible in the chat section.

The procedure to hide and unhide a conversation is simple in Google Chat and doesn’t take more than a minute. Now that you have learned it, you can start hiding non-important conversations on Google Chat and unhide them whenever you want.