Send GIFs via GIPHY Follow


Find and send GIFs via GIPHY, without leaving the Zoom chat window. Search for GIFs that match a keyword and click on the one you want to share in your chat.

Note:  Account owners or Admins can enable or disable sending GIFs via GIPHY from within IM Settings.  


  • Zoom Client for Windows or Mac, version 4.1.8826.0925 or higher


  1. Open the chat window.
  2. Hover over the Smiley face icon at the bottom right of the chat window.
  3. Click on GIF.
  4. Type a word to search and press Return. Up to 8 Giphy images will display.
  5. Click on the GIF to send.
  6. Once the GIF is sent there are several options.
    • Collapse: Collapse the GIF by clicking the arrow above the GIF
    • Click on the arrow to the right of the GIF to access the following options:
      • Delete: This will delete the GIF for everyone in the chat.
      • Open File: This will open the GIF in the default application on your computer.
      • Show in Finder: This will show where the GIF is saved to on your computer.
      • Save as...: This will allow you to save the GIF to a different location on your computer.
      • Add to Emojis: This will save the emoji to your favorite Emojis.
      • Copy: This will copy the GIF to your clipboard.
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