What is Personal Meeting ID (PMI) and Personal Link? Follow


Personal Meeting ID and Personal Link are two ways to access the virtual meeting room, also called your Personal Meeting Room, permanently reserved for you. You can start it at any time or schedule it for future use.

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Read how to schedule or start an instant meeting with your PMI.


Personal Meeting ID

Your Personal Meeting ID or Personal Meeting Room is assigned to you automatically as a permanent virtual room. You can start it at anytime or schedule it for a future use.

Your Personal Meeting ID becomes your Personal Meeting URL; eg https://zoom.us/j/5551112222

  • If you are on a Paid plan and have a Pro license, you can customize the 10 or 11 digit ID

Customize your Personal Meeting ID

  1. Sign in to the Zoom web portal.
  2. Click Profile.
  3. Select Edit next to Personal Meeting ID.
  4. Enter in the ID or personal link desired.
  5. Check if you want to use your Personal Meeting ID for instant meetings. Read more about instant meetings.
  6. Click Save Changes.

Restrictions for Customizing your Personal Meeting ID

There are some restrictions for customizing your Personal Meeting ID. The number you choose must meet the following criteria.

  • Start with 2 - 9 (cannot start with 1 or 0)
  • Following PMI prefixes (toll-free number prefixes) are not allowed:
  • Must not repeat 3 digit groups like 247 247 247 x or x 247 247 247
  • Must not repeat 3 digit groups like 222 444 777 x or x 222 444 777
  • Must not use the same 8 digits like 222 x22 222 x
  • Must not have the same number 5 or more times consecutively like 11111xxxxx, x11111xxxx, xx11111xxx, xxx11111xx, xxxx11111x, xxxxx11111
  • 123456xxx are not allowed
  • Meeting IDs already in use

Personal Link

Your Personal Link is your personal URL that is associated with your Personal Meeting Room. You can customize this option as well with the following prerequisites:

  • You must be a member of a Business or Education plan to change your Personal Link
  • You must be a Licensed user
  • Your Personal Link must be at least 5 characters and no more than 40 characters
  • It must start with a letter and can only contain letters, numbers and periods (.)

Note: Your personal link must be unique to you. It cannot be in use by another Zoom user, even if your account has a Vanity URL. Common names cannot be used as your personal link.

Customize your Personal Link

  1. Sign in to the Zoom web portal.
  2. Click Profile.
  3. Select Customize next to Personal Link.
  4. Enter in the ID or personal link desired.
  5. Click Save Changes.

Edit Personal Meeting Room Settings

  1. Sign in to the Zoom web portal.
  2. Click Meetings.
  3. Click Personal Meeting Room.
  4. Click Edit this Meeting.
  5. Change the desired settings.
  6. Click Save.
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