If you are having trouble using the Shared Slides Clicker, check below for solutions to common problems.
Meet overlay says "Waiting for presentation"
- Check if the presenter has started the presentation. If not, wait for them to start.
Ask the presenter to click the Shared Slides Clicker icon in their Chrome extensions bar and then
click the "Share this presentation" button (if present).
- If all else fails, ask the presenter to refresh their Google Slides browser tab and
Keyboard shortcuts are not working
When entering the URL of the Google Presentation to control, make sure to click the toggle next to
Keyboard shortcuts are temporarily disabled when the sidebar in Meet is open to prevent conflicts.
Close the sidebar and see if keyboard shortcuts work again.
A different issue, or the above recommendations didn't help