1. R8J8D's Avatar
    The latest update of Hangouts , in my opinion , has " broken " it ,
    1}Hangouts and SMS are not automatically merged , the big update brought this to Hangouts , now it is gone . Conversation now need to be merged manually !!!
    2}Unable to start a group conversation , this to needs to be done manually by opening conversations for all the contacts you want in the conversation , then select all the conversations , then merge them from the menu button.

    I am voting with my feet once again and am disabling Hangouts until Android L and/or Hangouts is fix .I hate the idea that I once again am going to be using a third party app on my Nexus 5 .
    Sorry Google I expect better ....
    09-26-2014 03:44 AM
  2. cpaight's Avatar
    Unable to start a group conversation
    When you start a new conversation and select the first contact, a grey box pops up right next to their name that says "Anyone else?"....that's how you do a group convo.

    But I agree that this was a bit of a step back with the loss of swipe to delete/archive
    09-26-2014 08:49 AM
  3. R8J8D's Avatar
    The Button " Anyone Else " , when it appears is for a split second and then it is gone ...
    09-26-2014 08:58 AM
  4. cpaight's Avatar
    Sounds like a problem with the app file you got
    09-26-2014 01:08 PM
  5. R8J8D's Avatar
    Well the strange thing is for the first couple of days after the update I only had a Hangouts SMS merge problem and then the conversation merge problem appeared ...
    Anyway , I received a notification that Google knows about the bug etc ...
    09-27-2014 01:41 AM

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