Claiming host privileges in Zoom Rooms with the host key

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If you join a meeting from a Zoom Room and need to claim host, you can do so by using the host key. Here are common scenarios where you may need to claim host:

Prerequisites for claiming host privileges in a Zoom Room

  • Zoom Rooms for Conference Room
    • Windows: version 5.1.0 or higher
    • macOS: version 5.1.0 or higher

How to claim host privileges in a Zoom Rooms

  1. Using a Zoom Room, start or join a meeting.
  2. Tap Participants on the Zoom Rooms Controller.
    The participants list will display.
  3. Tap Claim Host at the bottom of the participants list.
    A window will display allowing you to claim the host role.
  4. Enter your 6-digit host key, then tap OK.
    The Zoom Room is now the host of the meeting.

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