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Screen Sharing with Zoom Rooms Follow


There are multiple methods to share content from your laptop or mobile device to a Zoom Room:

You can also enable sharing multiple screens in a Zoom Room.

This article covers:


Sharing method comparison

  Direct Share Airplay Share via HDMI
Desktop Yes Yes Yes Yes
Specific Application No Yes No No
Video/Audio Yes Yes Yes Yes
PPT/Keynote Presenter Mode with Notes No No Yes (extended desktop) Yes


  Direct Share Airplay Share via HDMI
Screen Content 720p/30, 1080p/30, 4k/10 (PC ZR) 720p/30, 1080p/30, 4k/10 (PC ZR) 1080p/30  720p/30, 1080p/30
Video Content 720p/30  720p/30  720p/30  720p/30 
Video Source (Camera) 1080p/30 1080p/30 1080p/30 1080p/30



  1. Start Direct Share, Airplay or share via HDMI into a Zoom Room without clicking the Controller.
  2. Start or direct share/sharing code, tap the Presentation icon.
  3. Tap the type of device you'd like to share.
  4. On a PC, Mac, iOS and Android device, go to on a browser.
  5. Enter the Meeting ID or personal link. 

  6. Select the desktop or application you would like to share and click Share Screen.

Note: Both video and audio will be disabled on your laptop or mobile device by default when initiating screen share.