Pin or Spotlight a video in Zoom Rooms

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You can pin or spotlight a video during a meeting.

Pinning a screen allows you to disable active speaker view and watch a specific speaker. Pinning another user's video will only affect your local view in the Zoom Room, not the view of other participants, and it will not affect cloud recordings.

Spotlighting a video puts a user as the primary active speaker for all participants in the meeting and cloud recordings. To spotlight, you need at least 3 participants in the meeting with their videos on. Spotlighting can only be done by the host. 

Prerequisites for pinning or spotlighting a video in a Zoom Room

  • Zoom Rooms version 5.0.5 or higher

How to pin or spotlight a video in a Zoom Room

  1. Start a new or scheduled meeting.
  2. Tap Manage Participants on the Zoom Room Controller. 
  3. Tap the Host or Participant's name and then tap Pin or Spotlight Video. 
  4. If you have multiple screens in your Zoom Room, you can choose which screen to pin the video to.

 

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