NOTE: The assumption here is that you have camera where you are accessing your Gmail (laptop, desktop, etc) and that you have a YouTube profile. You should also have authorized your Google account in cloudHQ here.

chrome extension

Now you can record and send your video directly in Gmail using our chrome extension. Watch here:


Here is how to record and send videos in emails with our chrome extension:

Install Chrome extension

  1. Install cloudHQ Chrome browser extension Record video in Gmail™ from this location: https://chrome.google.com/webstore/detail/video-email/hfacaegmldmpapapbipahgpdeboingpk/:
    chrome extension
  2. Add the extension to Chrome so you have the “Record” button in your Gmail:
    chrome extension
  3. When you compose emails, you can easily record videos directly from Gmail using the button:
    chrome extension

Record video in email

  1. Compose email then record video using the button:
    chrome extension
  2. Authorize cloudHQ to access Google account:
    chrome extension
  3. Start recording:
    chrome extension
  4. When you’re done, stop recording:
    chrome extension
  5. Create a YouTube channel if there is none:
    chrome extension
    If you have already created channel, then video will be uploaded:
    chrome extension
  6. Embed your video in your email:
    chrome extension
  7. Your video will display in the email you will send. Then click “Send”:
    chrome extension
  8. Once sent, you will see notification that email with video is sent:
    chrome extension