How to Add a Contact Follow

Overview

You can add any Zoom user as a contact to chat, share images and files, and meet instantly. They will need to approve your contact request. 

This article covers how to add and approve a contact on each operating system.

Prerequisites

  • Zoom Account
  • Zoom client for PC, Mac, or Linux
  • Zoom app for iOS or Android

Instructions

  1. Login to the Zoom client.
  2. Click on Contacts.
     
  3. Click on Add Contact

  4. Enter one email address at a time.
  5. Click Add.
  6. Repeat with any additional contacts.

You can add multiple contacts at a time by clicking on Copy Invitation and sending it out via email. 

Approving a Contact

Before you can meet instantly with a contact or chat with them, they will need to approve your request. 

  1. Login to the Zoom client.
  2. Click Chats.

  3. Click on System Notification.

  4. Click on Accept to add this contact to your list. 

  5. This contact will now appear on the Contacts page, under Other Contacts for both users. 

  1. Login to the Zoom client.
  2. Click on Contacts.
     
  3. Click on Add Contact (or +, then Add a Contact on a mobile device). 

  4. Enter one email address at a time.
  5. Click Add.
  6. Repeat with any additional contacts.

You can add multiple contacts at a time by clicking on Copy Invitation and sending it out via email. 

Approving a Contact

Before you can meet instantly with a contact or chat with them, they will need to approve your request. 

  1. Login to the Zoom client.
  2. Click on Chats.
     
  3. Click on System Notification.
     
  4. Click on Accept to add this contact to your list. 

  5. This contact will now appear on the Contacts page, under Other Contacts for both users. 

  1. Login to the Zoom client.
  2. Click on Contacts.
     
  3. Click on Add Contact

  4. Enter one email address at a time.
  5. Click Add.
  6. Repeat with any additional contacts.

You can add multiple contacts at a time by clicking on Copy Invitation and sending it out via email. 

Approving a Contact

Before you can meet instantly with a contact or chat with them, they will need to approve your request. 

  1. Login to the Zoom client.
  2. Click on Chats.
     
  3. Click on System Notification.
     
  4. Click on Accept to add this contact to your list. 

  5. This contact will now appear on the Contacts page, under Other Contacts for both users. 

 
  1. Login to the Zoom app.
  2. Tap Contacts.

  3. Tap +.

  4. Tap Add a Contact

  5. Enter one email address at a time.
  6. Click Save.

  7. Repeat with any additional contacts.

Approving a Contact

Before you can meet instantly with a contact or chat with them, they will need to approve your request. 

  1. Login to the Zoom app.
  2. Tap System Notification.
     
  3. Tap the check mark (✓) to accept the contact.
  4. This contact will now appear on the Contacts list for both users. 
  1. Login to the Zoom app.
  2. Tap Contacts.

  3. Tap +.

  4. Tap Add a Contact

  5. Enter one email address at a time.

  6. Click Add Contact.
  7. Repeat with any additional contacts.

Approving a Contact

Before you can meet instantly with a contact or chat with them, they will need to approve your request. 

  1. Login to the Zoom app.
  2. Tap System Notification.

  3. Tap the check mark (✓) to accept the contact.
  4. This contact will now appear on the Contacts list for both users. 
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