StreamText.Net

Google+ Hangout Captions

Make your Google Hangout sessions more effective and inclusive with StreamText.Net. With our seamless integration Google Hangout participants can now view live realtime captions. It is simple and easy using StreamText.Net and the Google Hangout Caption application. Just follow the steps below to get started.

How to get started

If you are a caption provider and want to deliver your service into a Google Hangout just follow the steps below.

  1. First you will need a StreamText.Net account. If you do not have one you will need to set one up herehttps://admin.streamtext.net/organizations/start .
  2. Then install the connector application to transmit your realtime captions.The instructions are outlined herehttps://streamtext.zendesk.com/entries/21720937-installing-and-using-the-streamtext-net-connector .
  3. Now you are ready to deliver realtime captions into your Google Hangout. Just start the connector, your captioning platform and join the Hangout session with Google Caption app loaded.
  4. Enter your StreamText.Net user account details in the hangout and start your session. The Google Assist application will automatically schedule the event in StreamText.Net and you will see your realtime appear in the Hangout.

If you need a caption provider

To find a certified caption provider we recommend looking at the National Court Repoters directory of certified providers http://psl.ncra.org/. They are all certified and a majority are already StreamText.Net customers. However, if you need any assistance finding a provider please contact us.

Please contact us if you have questions or need support.