How to fix Google Meet stuck on loading screen [Solved]

Google Meet is used by a large number of users for video communication and we can say that it has become one of the most reliable video conferencing tools for users. But as per the reports some users are not contended with their experience as they have claimed Google Meet stuck on loading screen issue. After investigating a lot of sources we have concluded a number of related queries have been reported such as Google Meet Getting Ready Loop, Google Meet “Forever loading” issue.

Well if you are facing any of the above mentioned troubles you have landed at the right platform. Here in this blog we will guide you for the same. So without any further delay let’s get started with the discussion.

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What causes Google Meet stuck on loading screen

#. Google is experiencing an issue on its side

#. You are liked to face the above mention issue because of the interference of an extension or add-on

#. There’s an issue with the browser profile

#. The browser fails to detect your camera

#. You have a poor internet connection

You may also read: How to fix Google Meet Picture in Picture Mode not working

 How to Resolve Google Meet stuck on loading screen

Method 1: Reboot your PC

Restarting the PC is the best trick to resolve such kinds of issues as rebooting will simply remove all the glitch from your PC. Once you are done with restating your PC then jump to the next method.

Method 2: Check your Internet Connection

In this method it is suggested to check if you have a stable internet connection. In order to run Google Meet properly you need a proper internet connection. So kindly check whether you have a proper internet connection or not.

Method 3: Replug the Camera

Several users have claimed that unplugging the camera and reconnecting it have resolved their trouble, so you can also give a try to this method.

And if you are working on laptop and don’t have access to an external webcam, you could delete your webcam driver and restart your PC to gave the driver reinstalled again.

Method 4: Clear the browser cache/delete the browser cookies

We also suggest you to clear the browser cache and delete the browser cookies and once you are done with both just close and reopen the browser before accessing the Google Meet again.

Deleting these items is often the fix for the web pages that only partially work.

Method 5: Try another browser

If you are still struggling with the same issue we suggest to use other browser. There are lots of options such Chrome, Firefox, Edge and Opera. The issue most likely lies in the profile you are using. If you want to stick with the original browser, do this, depending on the program you are using.

Method 6: Update the browser

You are likely to face the above mention issue if you are using an outdated browser. To do the same visit the browser’s website to get the latest version or use the menu in the program to see if there’s an update.

Method 7: Reinstall the browser

Several users have claimed that uninstalling and reinstalling the browser is also an effective method to get past the situation. So it is recommended to give a try to this method and then check if the issue resolved or not.

Method 8: Reinstall Webcam Driver

If none of the above mentioned methods works for you then we suggest you to reinstall webcam driver and to do the same follow the below mention steps:

Step 1: Press Windows + X keys and choose Device Manager> then expand Cameras and right-click on the driver to select Uninstall device

Step 2: Then click Uninstall to confirm the operation> finally restart your PC and the Windows will automatically reinstall the camera driver.

That’s all folks! We assume you liked the blog and you easily managed to resolve the Google Meet stuck on loading screen issue.

Samir Prakash Author