Using a waiting room with Zoom Rooms

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The waiting room feature allows the host to control when a participant joins the meeting. As the meeting host, you can admit attendees one by one or all at once.

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Prerequisites for using a waiting room with Zoom Rooms

How to enable or disable waiting room during a Zoom Rooms meeting

  1. As the meeting host, tap Manage Participants.
  2. Tap More at the bottom of the participants' window and tap Put Attendee in Waiting Room on Entry to enable the feature.
  3. To disable the feature, tap More again and then tap Disable Waiting Room

How to admit participants during a Zoom Rooms meeting

  1. As the meeting host, tap Manage Participants.
  2. Tap Admit to have the participant join the meeting.

How to admit all participants from the waiting room during a Zoom Rooms meeting

  1. As the meeting host, tap Manage Participants.
  2. Tap Admit all.

How to send participants to the waiting room during a Zoom Rooms meeting

  1. As the meeting host, tap Manage Participants.
  2. Tap the participant's name and then tap Put in Waiting Room.

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