Release notes for Zoom Room Appliances

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Note: Certain features are only supported on specific devices.
*Feature supported on Zoom Rooms for shared spaces only. Not supported on Zoom for Home (Personal Zoom Rooms)
** Feature supported on Zoom Rooms for shared spaces and admin-managed Zoom for Home (Personal Zoom Rooms). Not supported on user-managed Zoom for Home (Personal Zoom Rooms)

Upcoming Release

Details about upcoming releases will be posted as they become available.


Current Release

September 26, 2022 version 5.12.0

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Display Common Area Phones in the contacts list 
      Users can invite common area phone to a meeting from the contact list.
    • One-time password requirement for suspicious logins
      When Zoom Rooms administrators sign in to a Zoom Room using their work email and password, they may be asked to enter a one-time password, sent to their account email, when Zoom detects a suspicious login. A login may be considered suspicious if it originates from a different country or device, among other factors.  After entering the one-time password, the sign in will succeed.
    • Standalone Whiteboard Zoom Rooms for Touch 
      Standalone Whiteboard Zoom Rooms provide users with a dedicated whiteboard device that can create and edit existing whiteboards. 
    • HDMI as a Digital Signage source 
      Admins can now configure a Zoom Room or Digital Signage Only Room to switch to an HDMI input when Digital Signage is playing. This allows admins to display HDMI content in place of a playlist or other content uploaded to Zoom. 
    • Multi-language calendar parsing for Microsoft Teams meetings and Google Meet 
    • Scheduling meetings on Google calendar
      Calendar events will only appear on the resource calendar and not the service calendar when a user schedules a meeting and has full access to the calendar resource.
    • Support for Yealink Meetingboard 65 
      Users will be able to share information on a whiteboard and collaborate with others via Zoom Rooms
    • Support for Yealink Roomcast Digital Signage 
    • Audio Framing function on DTEN devices 
      Audio Framing will suppress audio when the user is not present in a preset camera area (60 degrees angle scope). This is supported on DTEN ME, DTEN ME PRO, and DTEN ON devices.
    • Support for 3rd generation Amazon Fire TV Cube 
  • In-meeting features
    • Thumbnail View Enhancements 
      The Thumbnail view can be used in Zoom Rooms with multiple screens, and the view can be configured to display the film strip above or below the active speaker (this does not apply to Zoom Rooms for Touch). 
    • Zoom Translated Captions 
      Zoom Rooms in meetings where the host has a Zoom Translated License will be able to pick between multiple closed captioning channels such as CART, Live Transcription, and Live Transcription translations.
    • Support up to 25 custom languages for interpretations 
      The number of custom language interpretations allowed for a scheduled meeting has been upgraded to 25. 
    • Support for meeting polls 
      Polls can be launched during a meeting, allowing participants to provide responses. 
    • Meeting assistant updates 
      Meetings assistants are displayed as participants in meetings they join. Assistants can change the name displayed in the participants menu when joining.
    • Reactions for Zoom Rooms 
      Zoom Room users can send and receive reactions in meetings and webinars. 
    • Closed captioning notification 
      If saving transcripts is disabled, participants will not receive the following notification in a meeting: “A participant has enabled Closed Captioning [Who can see this transcript]?”
    • High Fidelity Audio mode 
      Zoom Rooms has added a High Fidelity Audio option in the client to allow for professional audio transmission in music education and performance applications. Professional audio interface, microphone, and headphones are recommended. 
    • Share screen and audio to all Breakout Rooms 
      When sharing screen in the main session, the host or co-host can share their screen to all active Breakout Rooms. Computer audio and video audio from a screen share can also be shared. 
    • Support for Smart Gallery in E2EE meetings  
    • Smart Gallery on Logitech Rally Bar and Rally Bar Mini 
      Smart Gallery view on a Logitech Rally Bar or Rally Bar Mini can support up to five video streams.
    • Enhanced in-meeting user abuse reporting 
      Simplified process for meeting attendees to report abuse to Zoom.
    • Display phone numbers during PBX calls 
    • 1080p30fps HDMI content ingest support 
    • Portrait view 
      Users with portrait appliances, such as Neat Frame, can use portrait view (instead of landscape view) for active speakers in 1 to 1 meetings. 
  • Management features
    • Microsoft Teams Meetings join preference 
      When administrators enable Support 3rd party conferencing dial-in for Zoom Rooms and the Support Microsoft Teams web client meeting on Zoom Rooms option on the web portal, they can optionally elect to use Microsoft Teams Cloud Video Interop (CVI) information, if present, to join the meeting via SIP. If no Microsoft Teams Cloud Video Interop (CVI) information is present, Direct Guest Join will be used to join the meeting.  
    • List Reservation Only Rooms on the Zoom Rooms page
      Reservation Only Rooms will show up in both Workspace and Zoom Rooms hierarchy. Reservation Only Rooms can easily be toggled to Scheduling Display Only Rooms.
    • Idle Time-out power saving mode 
      Administrators can use Idle Time-out mode to automatically turn off Zoom Room displays and dim controllers after a period of inactivity. This setting is mutually exclusive with scheduling periods for devices to enter power saving mode. 
    • Passcode failure alerts 
      Zoom administrators are notified via webhook, Dashboard, and email when someone in a Zoom Room has failed to enter the correct passcode three times within a 24 hour period. Alerts are automatically cleared at the beginning of the next day. 
    • Cloud recording limit 
      If a participant tries to record a meeting after the cloud recording storage limit is reached, the Zoom Room will display a message explaining why the meeting can't be recorded. 
    • Report Issue to IT 
      Administrators can allow Zoom Room users to report an issue to their IT department.
  • Zoom for Home features
    • Transfer meetings to Personal Zoom Rooms
      Users attending an ongoing meeting with their mobile or desktop client can transfer the meeting to their Personal Zoom Room. The ongoing meeting will appear on the touch screen or controller meeting list, along with the Switch button. 
    • User presence status options
      Personal Zoom Room users can set their status to “busy”, in addition to “available”, “away”, and “do not disturb”. If contacts set their status to “busy” that status will be displayed when viewing the contact list. 
    • Zoom Phone call history 
      Call history saves a record of received, outgoing, and missed calls. Users can view the caller name, number, and call duration with timestamps.
    • User interface enhancements for Personal Zoom Room TV devices 
      Improved user interface navigation with Zoom for TV app.
    • Support for Amazon FireTV Toshiba M550 
    • Support for Deutsche Telekom devices 
  • Zoom Whiteboard
    • New shape tool menu 
      The new menu supports additional shapes for whiteboard collaborations.

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

Previous Releases

Note: The information in the past release notes may have been superseded by subsequent release notes. Please review all current release notes carefully.

July 24, 2022 version 5.11.3

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Support for DTEN ONboard as a companion whiteboard
    • Unique UUID for URN 
      The SIP PBX integration feature now uses a unique UUID for URN in the Contact header of the SIP registration request.
  • In-meeting features
    • Meeting layout chat panel enhancement
      The chat panel can be opened persistently without covering up other meeting content.

Resolved issues 

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

June 26, 2022 version 5.11.0

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Whiteboard enhancements
      Users can start a meeting from an open whiteboard, access their whiteboard content, as well as access their existing whiteboards on Zoom Rooms Touch devices.
    • Support for Companion Whiteboard with Poly, Yealink, Logitech, and Neat Appliances
    • Support for Zoom Whiteboard with Yealink A20/30 & Meta Portal devices
    • Zoom Rooms Voice Commands
      Zoom Rooms Voice Command accuracy has been improved and is now in general availability.
    • Upgrade alerts for free accounts
      Personal Zoom Room users with a free account will receive a notification when their remaining meeting time reaches ten minutes. The notice includes information on how to upgrade. 
    • Proxy Support for Zoom Rooms integrated with Zoom Phone
      Zoom Rooms have proxy capability when Zoom Phone is enabled and configured within the web portal.
    • Turkish and Polish Language support
    • User interface enhancements
      Settings, sign-in, and various sections in the user interface have been updated for Zoom Rooms Controller to match the look and feel of the new user interface.
    • Multiple-day meeting display
      Scheduled meetings that run for multiple days will be displayed on the Zoom Rooms display for each applicable day.
    • Calendar integration parsing enhancement
      Enhanced parsing for bluejeans invitations, bluejeans sip addresses, and google meet invitations in outlook/exchange.
    • Camera switching enhancement
      Switching cameras in a room with only two cameras will carry out the switch without prompting the user to select the camera first.
    • Zoom Room API functions
      Organizations can use API commands to answer or decline meeting invites, and mute or unmute microphone input.
  • In-meeting features
    • Disable Broadcast Message from host to breakout rooms
      Admins on the account can now disable the ability for meeting hosts to broadcast messages to all breakout room participants.
    • Multi-pin and multi-spotlight
      With host permission, users will now be able to pin up to 9 participants on their end. The host can also spotlight up to 9 participants for everyone in the meeting.
    • Watermark enhancements
      Meeting hosts can edit the visual watermark, and turn it on or off during a meeting. Watermarks will display the entire email address over a participant’s shared screen and video tile, as well as displayed over their video in most video layouts (Speaker, Gallery, Side-by-side). The watermark is also visibly more apparent as a tiled pattern across the video or shared screen.
    • Toggle participant entry tones
      If the Zoom Room is the meeting host, participant entry tones can be toggled on or off from the room controller.
    • Show non-video user
      When Show non-video user is enabled during a meeting, the participant will see the non-video users thumbnails when a screen share is started.
  • Management features
    • Zoom Rooms controller status
      Additional enhancement for the status reporting of Zoom Rooms with multiple controllers, including the status of all controllers being displayed more accurately within the Zoom web portal.
  • Zoom for Home features
    • Touch up my appearance
      Gives the picture display a softer focus and enhances digital appearance in real-time when enabled. This feature is currently supported on Neat devices, Poly devices, Yealink devices, Logitech devices, Meta Portal plus, Meta Portal Go, and Meta Portal TV.
    • Shared lines
      The Shared Lines feature allows multiple users to share one extension number for outgoing calls.

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

June 19, 2022 version 5.10.7

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes

May 29, 2022 version 5.10.6 (1375)

  • General features
    • Companion whiteboard in a Zoom Room
      An additional Zoom Rooms for Touch device can be deployed in a regular Zoom Room for use as a companion whiteboard. This is useful for deployments with 1-3 screens that could benefit from having a touchscreen for interactive whiteboarding and annotating during a screenshare. A Zoom Rooms Controller controls the Zoom Room, whereas the additional Zoom Rooms for Touch device is used for whiteboard and screensharing only. This feature is supported on Neat Board Appliances.
    • DTEN device resolution
      DTEN devices can receive video in 1080p resolution.

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes

May 18, 2022 version (N/A)

  • General features
    Microsoft Teams Direct Guest Join for Zoom Rooms Appliances is now available with version 5.9.3 or later on the following devices: DTEN ME, Logitech Rallybar, Logitech Rallybar Pro, Neat Bar, Neat Bar Pro, Neat Board, Poly X30, Poly X50, Poly X70, Poly G7500, Yealink A20, and Yealink A30. 

April 24, 2022 version 5.10.3 (1221)

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Zoom Whiteboard
      The virtual whiteboarding experience has been redesigned to bring you the all-new Zoom Whiteboard, a cross-platform visual collaboration solution. With Zoom Whiteboard, you can brainstorm and collaborate on a persistent, expandable, digital canvas. All Zoom Rooms can open, view and save whiteboards from a desktop client paired to the Zoom Room. Zoom Rooms for Touch can also create and save whiteboards. This feature is separate from the “classic” whiteboard feature, which will continue to be available. The administrative controls for the new Zoom Whiteboard on Zoom Rooms are found in the Zoom web portal on the Zoom Rooms account settings page, and on the pages for lower tiers of the Zoom Rooms location hierarchy. For appliances, this feature is currently supported on select Logitech, Neat and Poly devices with a built-in or external touchscreen display. 
    • Zoom Event tickets
      Zoom Event organizers or hosts can now invite Zoom Rooms that are listed in an organizations directory to an event. The event will appear on the Zoom Room's calendar, which allows users to join the event from the room.

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes

April 2, 2022 version 5.10.0 (1062)

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Support for joining Zoom Events via pairing with Zoom Rooms
      Attendees can start or join live sessions via a Zoom Room that is paired to their Zoom clients on laptops or mobile devices. Start/Join buttons are only accessible on the Zoom client interface. 
    • User interface updates
      The Zoom Rooms user interface (UI) has been updated to provide a more consistent experience. The new UI aligns with the Zoom desktop and mobile clients, matches Zoom’s current branding, and provides an optimized information architecture to better meet user needs. The in-meeting experience has been updated for Windows, Mac, and iPad Zoom Rooms. It has also been updated for Zoom Rooms Appliances and iOS and Android Zoom Rooms controllers. The out-of-meeting experience has been updated for Windows-attached and Web Zoom Rooms controllers. See our blog post for more information. 
    • Hide user personal information in contact details
      Enable this setting to hide users’ personal information in the contact details page. The affected fields are: personal note, company, department, manager, job title, locations, internal number, extension, direct number, phone number, email.
    • On-screen notification enhancements
      Up to three notifications will be displayed at the bottom right corner of the display. Notifications either disappear within a certain time frame, or must be manually dismissed. This is determined by level of importance, with more important notifications requiring a manual dismissal. 
    • Removal of Calendar Integration error message
      Previously, when a Zoom Room was not linked to a calendar, a prominent error on the Zoom Rooms Controller home page appeared: "This room needs to be connected to a calendar. Contact your Zoom Rooms admin". This error message has been updated to suggest that connection to a calendar is not mandatory. Organizations that do not wish to connect their Zoom Rooms to a calendar can have their admins hide the upcoming meetings list on Zoom Rooms Controllers, which removes the message completely.
  • In-meeting features
    • Live transcription (automated captions) notification
      If saving transcripts (captions) is disabled for the meeting, attendees will be notified. 
    • Reclaim host in breakout rooms
      The original meeting host can reclaim the host privileges in a breakout room if they leave and rejoin the meeting. 
    • Additional  chat settings
      Meeting and Webinar hosts can tap the Security button on the Zoom Rooms user interface to set the chat privileges for participants, attendees and panelists.
    • Persistent notification for waiting room
      When an attendee is in the Waiting Room a persistent notification will display on the Zoom Rooms display. 
    • Live streaming notification
      All attendees will see a notification when the meeting or webinar host starts a live stream. Attendees who join the session after the live stream has started will be notified when they enter. 
    • Enhanced in-meeting user abuse reporting
      Users submitting reports will be required to include their email addresses.
    • Screen sharing indicator
      The green Share Content button on the room controller will change to a red Sharing Content button when a screen share initiated by the Zoom Room is in progress.
    • Web settings for gallery view 
      Attending a webinar as a Zoom Room will display  gallery view according to web settings, such as show non-video participants. 
    • Gallery view when an attendee is spotlighted
      Zoom Rooms users can switch to gallery view when an attendee is spotlighted.
    • Language Interpretation relay enhancement
      Language interpreters can listen to either the main audio or another translator’s audio, which can be useful when a translator doesn’t know the main language being spoken, but knows another language the audio is being translated to. This feature must be enabled by Zoom.
    • Multi-camera Mode support for G7500 devices 
      Multi-camera mode allows admins and users to  enable multiple cameras simultaneously from a single conference room and use them to better capture in-room participants or provide different viewing angles of the room. See our support article for more information. 
    • Smart Gallery resolution for Neat Bar Pro 
      Secondary streams in Smart Gallery mode can have a max resolution of 720p. 
    • Support for AirPlay sharing 
  • Management features
    • Microsoft calendar authentication notification
      Microsoft plans to disable basic authentication for Microsoft Exchange Web Services for Office 365. If a Zoom Room calendar integration to a Microsoft O365 calendar service encounters authentication errors because of this change, a notification message will display.  Customers are encouraged to update any Zoom Rooms calendar integration with Microsoft O365 to use OAuth instead of basic authentication by re-authorizing their calendar integration in the Zoom admin portal. 
    • Untrusted certificate security warning enhancement
      Additional untrusted certificate security warning details including certificate issuer and connection error code will be displayed on the Zoom Room’s screen. These details will also be included in Zoom Room alerts issued to account contacts, and displayed on the Zoom web portal dashboard. 
    • OnZoom disclaimer
      The customized OnZoom event disclaimer will be displayed to Zoom Rooms that join as alternate-hosts or panelists.
    • Automatic audio echo test
      Proactively tests your Zoom Rooms audio devices for echo daily.
  • Zoom for Home features
    • Support for displaying Zoom Events on the calendar
      After registration, Zoom Events will appear on the user’s calendar with a join option.
    • Support for Zoom Phone voicemail
      Voicemail is supported on all appliances, however, DTEN Appliances also require the latest firmware version. (description will only be posted on Appliances page)

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

January 25, 2022 version 5.9.4 (685)

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes 
  • Security enhancements 

January 9, 2022 version 5.9.3 (653)

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes 

December 28, 2021 version 5.9.0 (618)

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Support for Workspace Reservations (Beta) - Win, Mac, Appliances, iPad, iOS zrc, Android zrc
      Users can reserve workspaces and Zoom Rooms on the web, kiosks, and Zoom Room for Touch devices. Users can check into workspaces through the web or on a Zoom Rooms for Touch device. Floor maps showing available and unavailable workspaces can be seen on digital signage, kiosks, and the web.

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes

December 20, 2021 version 5.9.0 (618)

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Display gender pronouns 
      If enabled by account admins and added to their profile by either the user directly or through SAML mapping, a user’s gender pronouns are displayed in their contact card and as part of their display name in meetings and webinars.
    • Support for joining Google Meet meetings via PEXIP invite SIP URL
      Zoom Rooms can join Google Meet meetings via PEXIP invites with audio and video. Clicking the invite will dial the SIP URL of the meeting. 
    • Improvements to meeting invitations 
      Meeting invitation requests are more visible on small displays. 
    • Support for Check-in and Check-out API 
      The Zoom Rooms check-in feature helps maximize room utilization. Use this API to check in and confirm that you are utilizing the room reservation, or to check out of the room so that the room gets released from the scheduled meeting and is made available for others to use. 
    • Support for Logitech whiteboard camera with Rally bar 
    • HDMI input as a second in-meeting camera 
      Users can connect their HDMI camera to a Poly device HDMI content input to use as a second in-meeting camera.
    • Support for Neat Frame 
    • Transfer meetings between devices 
      Seamlessly transfer meetings from mobile/desktop devices to a Personal Zoom Room device. 
  • In-meeting features
    • Optional Reclaim Host when rejoining 
      When the original host of a meeting rejoins, they are now given the option to reclaim host controls or remain as a participant or co-host, in order to not disrupt the current host.
    • Support for Active Speaker with Smart Gallery 
      Remote users will be able to identify the active speaker in a room with Smart Gallery enabled. This feature is currently supported on Poly X30, Poly X50 and Yealink A20. 
    • Participant list improvement to Smart Gallery 
    • Support for Smart Gallery in locked meetings 
    • End meeting option for Microsoft Teams Direct Guest Join
      Zoom Rooms for Touch devices will be able to exit browser screens opened by joining a third party meeting. 
    • Profile pictures return when Focus Mode is turned off 
    • Gallery view default 
      The Zoom Room’s video will appear in the second place of the gallery view by default. 
    • Zoom Room avatar on Shared Zoom Rooms 
      When a Zoom Room is in a meeting the room’s avatar will be displayed. If no avatar is configured a new default avatar will be shown. 
    • On-screen speaker label 
      The active speaker label will appear consistently during a screen share and when the active speaker’s video is off. 
    • Attendee annotation 
      Meeting hosts can allow or prohibit attendee annotation on shared content.
    • Follow meeting host video order 
      Meeting hosts on the Zoom client can drag and drop participant videos into a different position in gallery view and then broadcast this change to participants in a Zoom Room.
    • Disable annotation during a screen share 
      Zoom Rooms Touch users can disable annotation during a screen share. 
    • Improvements to large meeting experience
    • Support for Smart Gallery with Poly Studio X70, Poly G7500 with E70 camera, and Yealink A20 Appliances (Public Beta)
  • Management features
    • Support for Graph API 
    • Disable phone controls 
      Administrators can disable or enable phone controls on Zoom Rooms controllers for rooms without 3rd party SIP or Zoom Phone entitlement. This setting can be disabled on accounts with an active audio plan. 
    • Zoom room display name 
      Administrators can customize the name that appears on the Zoom Rooms display screen and on the Zoom web portal. This allows administrators to choose shorter display names that do not include things like location prefixes.
    • Disable in-meeting chat 
      Administrators can disable the display of in-meeting chat for Zoom Rooms. 
    • Improvements for Digital Signage 
      Administrators can choose to have Digital Signage content displayed whenever the Zoom Room is not in a meeting. A scheduled meeting will not stop the content from being displayed.  
  • Zoom for Home features
    • Support for Amazon FireTV Omni Series
    • Support for advanced features on Personal Zoom Rooms
      Administrators can make Personal Zoom Rooms a Pro device to get access to the advanced features. Designating a Personal Zoom Room as a Pro device will assign a standard Zoom Rooms license. 

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes

November 8, 2021 version 5.8.3 (388)

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Support for Neat Bar Pro devices 
    • Support for DTEN ME pro devices 
    • Support for Poly X70 devices 

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes

September 29, 2021 version 5.8.0 (293)

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Joining personal meetings (PMI)
      Users can populate their “location” field with their PMI and allow others to join that individual’s personal meeting ID if listed. 
    • Enhanced user interface and user experience
      Enhancements have been made for signing-in, sending invites, changing in-meeting settings, and participants on touch devices. 
    • Spam call indicator 
      Users can see a spam call notification if one is detected. 
    • Enhancements to voice commands 
    • Smart Gallery Improvements and General Availability
      Smart Gallery is now generally available. Remote meeting attendees will be able to see which camera feeds belong to the same Zoom Room. Zoom Room camera feeds will sort together by default. Smart gallery is enabled by tapping Multi-stream on the zoom room controller. 
    • Archiving error notification 
      Users will receive an error notification if meeting archiving fails. 
    • BYOD mode enhancement 
      Bring your own device (BYOD) mode can be entered or exited from the Zoom Rooms interface if you are using a Poly device.
  • In-meeting features
    • Immersive view 
      Recreate the feel of your class or conference room by placing video participants onto a single virtual background. Participants are automatically placed onto provided scenes, but the host can upload their own custom background and adjust the arrangements as needed. 
    • Breakout rooms management 
      Meeting hosts can use the features of breakout rooms with a Zoom Rooms controller or touch screen. 
    • Troubleshooting logs for Microsoft Teams meetings 
      Participants in a Microsoft Teams meeting can send logs to Microsoft.
    • Additional security features
      Hosts can hide profile pictures, suspend participant activities and start video for participants. 
    • Focus mode 
      In focus mode, only the host can see participants’ videos or profile pictures when video is off. Participant screen sharing can only be viewed by the host, who can switch between multiple shared screens and allow participants to view others’ shared screens. Administrators can enable Focus mode for use in meetings via the web portal.
    • Additional non-verbal feedback 
      Attendees can click the coffee cup icon in the reactions menu during a meeting to indicate that they are temporarily away.
    • Local only screen share 
      Users can make screen shares visible only to themselves when sharing. This allows a user to read notes in a meeting that are not visible to other participants.
    • Support 49 video participants in Gallery view 
      Each screen in a Zoom room can support up to 49 video participants. For example, two screens would support 98 participants and three screens 147 participants, which is the maximum number supported.
    • Improvements to non-verbal feedback
      Users who raise their hand in a meeting will have their feedback more prominently displayed in their participant window on the Zoom Room display.
  • Management features
    • Customize recording disclaimer
      Administrators can customize the text of the recording disclaimer that is displayed to participants. 
    • Limit screen sharing for external meetings 
      Administrators can restrict specific internal participants from screen sharing in a meeting with external participants. 
    • Untrusted certificate alert 
      Administrators will receive alerts for untrusted certificates on their dashboards in the web portal. 
    • Remote meeting controller enhancements
      The text of the privacy disclaimer that is displayed to administrators when taking control of a meeting has been improved. Breakout room participants will receive a message that the meeting is being controlled by an administrator. All participants will be notified when an administrator stops controlling the meeting.
    • Whiteboard saving 
      Administrators can disable the ability to save whiteboards on Zoom Rooms Touch devices both during and outside of meetings. 
    • Digital signage content display control 
      Administrators can configure the time of day content is displayed.
  • Zoom for Home features
    • Blurred background 
      Personal Zoom Room users can choose to blur their backgrounds rather than selecting a specific virtual background. This provides added privacy when a branded background is unavailable or unnecessary. This is currently supported on Poly devices, Neat bars, and Facebook portal.
    • Support for Logitech RoomMate
    • Denoise on DTEN ME devices 
      Denoise will be enabled on DTEN ME devices if ANS is set to aggressive mode. Denoise enhances the sound quality of speech. 
    • Support for Poly X70 devices (Beta)

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

August 12, 2021 version 5.7.5 (83)

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Audio quality enhancements
      Improves the front-end audio capture quality for DTEN Me, DTEN Go, and DTEN ON devices. 

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

July 27, 2021 version 5.7.3 (58)

New and enhanced features

  • In-meeting features
    • Active Apps Notifier Enhancements
      The Active Apps Notifier will only be displayed to attendees if an app has accessed data during an on-going meeting. When the Notifier is displayed, it will categorize the type of meeting data that the third party app is accessing. 
    • Mute and Video Off when joining a recorded/live streamed Meeting 
      When a Zoom Room joins a meeting that is already being recorded and/or live streamed, they will join with their video off and muted until they consent to the recording prompt. After consenting, they will be able to unmute and turn on their video, if the host allows them to. 
  • Management features
    • Disable in-meeting chat replies
      Administrators can enable or disable the ability to reply to in-meeting chats from the Zoom web portal. 
  • Zoom for Home features
    • Support for system paired bluetooth devices as microphones or speakers on Facebook Portal 
    • Support for FireTV Cube second generation devices 

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes

June 29, 2021 version 5.7.0 (1439)

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Updated Zoom for Government label
    • Zoom Room voice commands (Public Beta)
      Users can check-in, check-out, start a scheduled meeting, start an instant meeting, join a meeting ID, enter meeting passcodes, leave and end a meeting with voice commands. Say “Hello Zoom” to get started. This is not currently supported on computers with ARM CPUs (Apple M1).
    • Support for Host Keys
      Zoom Rooms users can join a meeting and enter the Host Key to claim the host privileges for that meeting. 
    • Third party meeting support
      Zoom Rooms users can join Fuze meetings.
    • Updated user interface
      The user interface has been improved for smaller touch displays.
    • Support for DTEN Go with DTEN Mate
    • STIR/SHAKEN compliance
      STIR/SHAKEN is an industry standard to prevent fraudsters from initiating calls from the numbers they don’t own. As required by FCC, Outbound PSTN calls from Zoom endpoints with Zoom provided US phone numbers will include attestation of the caller ID.
  • In-meeting features
    • Smart Gallery (Public Beta)
      Zoom Rooms Smart Gallery view displays multiple video feeds from a single conference room. This allows the Zoom Room cameras to focus more closely on groups of participants and display these people more clearly to remote attendees. Smart Gallery will be supported on Poly and Neat Appliances in July. Logitech Appliances will be supported later this year.
    • Panelist and host controls in a webinar
      Zoom Rooms that join a webinar as a panelist or a host will be able to view and/or manage attendees.  
    • Virtual background enhancements
      Account admins can require users to use virtual background when their video is on, as well as set a default virtual background from the default or custom uploaded options. If a device does not support virtual background and the attempt is made to turn it on, the participant will be notified and their video turned off. 
    • In-meeting chat replies
      Meeting participants in a Zoom Room can reply to in-meeting chat messages with a Zoom Rooms controller or using a Zoom Rooms touch screen. 
    • Support for language interpretation 
    • Meeting archive notification
      Meeting participants will be notified if meeting data is being archived. 
    • Additional Smart Camera Modes 
    • Portrait mode
      The user experience will support portrait mode on Facebook Portal and Lenovo Think Smart View devices. With portrait mode on during a meeting, the active content (video, presentation, etc) will be displayed at the top of the meeting window. 
    • Privacy button
      Participants who turn on the privacy button and then disable it will have their meeting settings preserved, rather than video and audio being enabled by default when the privacy button is disabled. 
  • Zoom for Home features
    • OnZoom meeting display 
      Meeting hosts will be able to distinguish between regular meetings and OnZoom meetings when looking at their meeting lists.
    • Binding code login
      A user that logs in to the Zoom web portal can then log in on the Zoom for Home device with a binding code.
    • Support for Fire TV Cube 
    • Support for Lenovo ThinkSmart View

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

June 6, 2021, version 5.6.7 (1288)

New and enhanced features

  • Enhanced data privacy notices
    In-context user education for various features, such as whiteboard, closed captioning, and others, informs the user who can see, save, and share the information before they provide it.
  • Recording consent
    Zoom Rooms will need to consent to the meeting being recorded when joining a meeting or when someone starts recording the meeting. 
  • Active Apps Notifier
    When someone in a meeting or webinar is utilizing any app that has access to real-time content or personal information during a meeting, participants are given real-time notice of usage. Details of which apps have access and which participant is using the app are displayed, and clicking on the app opens the Marketplace page to provide more information.

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes

May 30, 2021, version 5.6.6 (1240)

New and enhanced features

  • Disclaimer messages
    Administrators can configure disclaimer messages that will appear for the following actions: client login, start meeting, join meeting, host recording start, audio call into a meeting.
  • Support for Echo Show 8 generation 2

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes

April 25, 2021, version 5.6.3(1143)

Changes to existing features

  • Management features
    • Dashboard reporting
      Administrators will not be able to view the local IP, client version or role of meeting participants from outside their organization.

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Enhanced data privacy notices 
      In-context user education for various features, such as whiteboard, closed captioning, and meeting feedback, informs the user who can see, save, and share the information before they provide it.
  • Management features 
    • Additional Network Device Options for Room Controls 
      Administrators can now leverage link-local IP addressing (169.254.X.X) as well as hostname addressing (shure-mxa-3) on devices in the Room Controls JSON Profile. These changes allow organizations that leverage devices on closed or dynamic networks to forgo expensive routing equipment and reduce labor costs for custom configurations on each device's network settings.  Modern networks (where static addressing is being phased out) can define a hostname rather than a static IP address and prevent downtime during IP space changes across the network.
  • Zoom for home features
    • Support for Lenovo ThinkSmart View

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

March 28, 2021 version 5.6.0 (1082)

New and enhanced features

  • In-meeting features
    • Support for portrait mode on Portal by Facebook
    • Support for Virtual Background on Poly Devices
      Virtual Background is supported on firmware version 3.3.2 and above.
    • Support for Yealink A30 
    • Zoom for Government support
      Zoom for Government users can sign-in on Zoom Rooms and Zoom for Home devices. 
    • Room Controls automatic re-connect
      Room controls will automatically try to reconnect a Zoom Room device if it loses its connection. Users can tap Retry to manually reconnect if the first automatic attempt fails, and the room controls will also try to reconnect periodically if the first attempt is unsuccessful.
  • Management features
    • Personal Zoom Room information on the dashboard 
      Administrators can view information about Personal Zoom Room devices on the meeting dashboard if the devices are tied to their organization’s account. 
    • Meeting start notification
      Meetings without Join Before Host enabled can be joined by participants more quickly. Once the host starts the meeting, participants no longer need to wait 30 seconds. 
  • Controller features
    • Additional feature support on mobile device controllers
      Support has been added for single sign on login, switching devices (camera, microphone, speaker), OnZoom meetings, Microsoft Teams integration, enabling/disabling ultrasound, video preview, set presence, silence ringer, and room name changes.

Resolved Issues

  • Minor bug fixes

March 17, 2021 version 5.5.3 (1007)

New and enhanced features

  • Support for Portal TV
    Zoom meetings are now supported on Portal TVs, in addition to other Facebook Portal devices. The Zoom application interface for Portal TV includes the features available on version 5.5.0 of Zoom Rooms.

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes

January 31, 2021 version 5.5.0 (926)

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Mobile device controllers
      Users can utilize their mobile devices to perform basic room controls during a meeting. These include: Mute/unmute audio, volume control, start/stop video, end meeting and more. This functionality can be used along with full companion mode on a client, which will allow users to perform additional meeting controls. Full companion mode can also be used by itself.
  • In-meeting features
    • Gallery view while screen sharing
      Users can swap shared content for video while screen sharing in a Zoom Room. Once this is done, gallery view is available.  
    • Save and send a Zoom Rooms Touch whiteboard
      Users can send a Zoom Rooms Touch whiteboard to a Zoom chat channel or contact.
    • Live transcription 
      Meeting hosts in Zoom Rooms can turn on auto-transcription during a meeting. Live transcription will be generated automatically and appear on the room meeting display.
    • Reactions 
      Meeting attendees in a Zoom room will be able to view reactions from other users.
  • Management features
    • Disable desktop screen sharing for meetings you host
      When enabled, users can only share selected applications and files. 
    • Log file expiration time 
      Log files with user information will expire after 90 days.
    • Dashboard data 
      Admins can choose to display data about temperature, humidity, CO2 and VOC levels on the Zoom Rooms dashboard.
    • Zoom Rooms with Alexa for Business 
      Admins can enable Alexa for Business on Zoom Rooms Appliances. Link an AWS account from the Zoom web portal and turn on the feature. Once linked, users can utilize voice controls for Zoom rooms. For example, saying “Alexa, join my meeting” will start a Zoom meeting. Alexa for Business also supports additional advanced voice commands. This feature is currently in beta.
    • Zoom Rooms kiosk/virtual receptionist*
      Administrators can enable kiosk mode which will allow visitors to use the Zoom room to call a receptionist. This feature is no longer in beta. 
  • Zoom for Home features
    • Automatic login token expiration 
      An error message will be displayed if a user tries to login with an expired token. 
    • Passcode replaced with PIN 
      The user interface will now use “PIN” instead of “passcode”.
    • Silence audio notifications 
      Users can silence audio notifications for Zoom Phone calls or Zoom video calls using the “Silence Ringer” option in settings.
    • Support for joining onZoom sessions 
    • Support for ultrasonic sharing 
    • Guest mode
      The user interface will display the “Use in Guest Mode” option to join meetings as a guest from the sign in page.
    • Block user login
      Admins can block user provisioned sign in for Zoom for Home appliances and consumer smart displays from Facebook and Amazon. IT admins can still provision Zoom for Home appliances for their users.
  • Device Support
    • Support for Logitech Rally Bar

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements 

January 10, 2021 version 5.4.3 ( 746)

Changes to existing features

  • Blocking or warning of unencrypted traffic
    All unencrypted Zoom traffic will be blocked from connecting to meetings or webinars. Other external unencrypted traffic, such as phone dial-in and RTMP streaming, will be allowed, but warn all participants that the meeting is not entirely encrypted due to unencrypted end-points.

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes

December 6, 2020 version 5.4.0 (600)

New and enhanced features

  • In-meeting features
    • Ability to delete chat messages
      In-meeting chat messages that are deleted by a meeting or webinar host will also be deleted from the Zoom Rooms in that meeting.
    • Partially encrypted meeting warning
      Unencrypted connections, such as audio through phone dial-in, unencrypted SIP/H.323 devices, or streaming via RTMP, will alert the host and other attendees that some aspects of the meeting are not fully encrypted due to unencrypted end-points.

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

November 15, 2020 version 5.3. 0 (558)

Changes to existing features

  • Passcode and/or Waiting Room requirement
    Zoom will now require that all meetings have a Passcode or a Waiting Room enabled for accounts with a single licensed user, Pro accounts with 2 or more licenses, and Business accounts with 10-100 licenses. For Zoom Rooms specifically, this requirement will impact users who reserve rooms on scheduling displays. Learn More.

New and enhanced features

  • In-meeting features
    • Suspend participant activity
      New option in the Security panel to immediately suspend all participant activities, which will mute all video and audio, stop screen sharing, end all breakout rooms, and pause recording. Meeting participants in a Zoom Room can be suspended but meetings hosted from Zoom Rooms do not currently have the option to suspend activity.
    • Breakout Room support
      Zoom Rooms can be assigned to breakout rooms. 
    • Unmuting meeting participants
      Meeting hosts can request that all participants unmute themselves.
    • Virtual background without green screen support on DTEN ME and Neat devices
    • Italian, Vietnamese and Russian language support
    • Multiple page support on whiteboard
    • Hand off a Zoom Phone call
      Users that initiate a phone call on their device can handoff the session to a Zoom Room that is in proximity.
    • Yealink A20 and CTP 18 support
      These devices can be used as a Zoom Room and a controller. 
    • Remote desktop control
      Meeting participants can give another participant control of the desktop during a screen share.
  • Management features
    • Zoom room display name*
      Administrators can customize the name that appears on the scheduling display screen on the Zoom web portal. This allows administrators to choose shorter display names that do not include things like location prefixes.
    • Report Issue to IT
      Administrators can allow Zoom Room users to  report an issue from the Zoom Rooms Controller or Scheduling Display to their IT department. 
    • Zoom Rooms kiosk/virtual receptionist*
      Administrators can enable kiosk mode which will allow visitors to use the Zoom room to call a receptionist. This feature is in beta.
    • Zoom Room controller remote use**
      Administrators can access the user interface of a Zoom room’s controller from the web portal and control the room from there.
  • Zoom for Home features
    • Upgrade from within the app 
      Users can now upgrade their Zoom app from the device itself.
    • Set presence status from the Zoom for Home app
      Users can now set their presence status from their Zoom for Home device. 
    • Rename the device from settings
      Users can now rename their device from within the settings. 
    • Calendar enhancements 
      The device calendar will now show recurring meetings with no fixed time, but only show today’s recurring meetings with a set date and time. 
    • Require passcode when sharing while device is in app lock mode
      Users will now be required to enter a passcode if they start an HDMI share or direct share while the device is in app lock mode.
    • Virtual background support for Zoom on Facebook Portal

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

October 26, 2020 version 5.2. 2 (445)

New and enhanced features

  • In-meeting features
    • End-to-end (E2E) encryption  for meetings
      End-to-end (E2E) encryption for meetings is now available in technical preview. Account owners and admins can enable end-to-end (E2E) encryption for meetings, providing additional protection when needed. Enabling end-to-end (E2E) encryption for meetings requires all meeting participants to join from the Zoom desktop client, mobile app, or Zoom Rooms. Users will not be able to join by telephone, SIP/H.323 devices, on-premise configurations, or Lync/Skype clients, as these endpoints cannot be encrypted end to end. Zoom web client and third-party clients leveraging the Zoom SDK are also not supported at launch. Enabling this setting also disables the following features: join before host, cloud recording, streaming, live transcription, Breakout Rooms, polling, and meeting reactions. This setting is enabled in the Zoom web portal at the account, group, and user level and can be locked at the account or group level. 

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

September 27, 2020 version 5.2.0 (243)

New and enhanced features

  • In-meeting features
    • Virtual background support on DTEN ME devices
    • Video preview 
      Personal Zoom Room users can enable this setting to display a video preview before they join a Zoom meeting. 
    • View in-meeting chat on Zoom Rooms Touch devices 
  • Management features
    • Deployment code support 
      Administrators can configure a deployment code for leased Hardware as a Service (HaaS) devices. This code is displayed on the account settings page of the Zoom web portal and can be used to login to multiple HaaS devices. The code itself is not required to login, but it can be used to expedite the setup process.
    • Italian language support

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

August 23, 2020 version 5.1.2 (35624.0822)

Changes to existing features

  • Management features
    • Meeting and webinar passwords now called Passcodes
      Meeting passwords will now be called Passcodes. This includes Room Meeting IDs. 

New and enhanced features

  • Personal Zoom Rooms
    Zoom Rooms Appliances can be used for Personal Zoom Rooms. 
  • In-meeting features
    • DTEN Me device support 
    • Audio and video statistics 
      Users can view audio and video statistics during a meeting. Codec, resolution, bitrate, jitter, latency, and packet loss are displayed. 
    • One on one meeting room name 
      The room name will not be displayed in two person meetings. 
    • One on one meeting active speaker 
      The active speaker box will not be displayed in two person meetings.
    • One on one meeting participant count 
      The participant count will not be displayed in two person meetings.
    • Display file name of Dropbox, Onedrive, or Google Drive files when sent in meeting chat
    • Convert Zoom Phone Call to Zoom Meeting 
      Users can convert a Zoom Phone call in a Zoom Room to a Zoom meeting.
    • Zoom Phone three way calling 
      Users can have multiple active calls simultaneously in a Zoom Room, and merge the calls when desired.
    • Transfer Zoom Phone Call 
      Users can transfer active Zoom Phone calls from a Zoom Room to another user.
    • Gallery view on multiple screens 
      Attendees can be spread across multiple screens when using gallery view. 
    • Invite others during a meeting 
      Users on a Zoom Rooms for Touch device can invite others via email or phone during a meeting
    • Display top banner during a phone call 
      Users have the option to display the room name, time and sharing key on the top of the screen during a phone call. 
    • Attendee audio status 
      When users join a meeting their audio status will be displayed on their video thumbnails until they successfully connect to the meeting audio.
    • Admitting external attendees 
      Attendees from the same account as the host can admit external attendees in the waiting room. This setting can be toggled on or off.
    • Original sound 
      If software audio processing (SAP) is disabled, Zoom Rooms will automatically enter original audio mode when music is detected. If no music is detected after one minutes, the room will leave original audio mode.
    • Unmute Zoom Rooms attendee in a webinar 
      Webinar hosts can unmute a Zoom Rooms attendee without promoting the attendee to panelist.
    • Select screen sharing privileges 
      Meeting hosts using a Zoom Room can restrict the ability to screen share to the host only, or allow all participants to share. 
    • Searching participants 
      Zoom Rooms users can search for participants from the participants list in a meeting.
    • Country selection when dialing 
      Country flags have been replaced with country names.
    • One click to join the audio of a Google Meet meeting
    • Invite others by email
      Users cannot edit the invite email subject or content during a meeting.
    • Updated ringtone and chimes in meeting
    • Advanced noise suppression
      Users can choose moderate or aggressive noise suppression on their Zoom Room controllers to eliminate background noise. This feature can also be disabled.
    • Check out
      Users who end a scheduled meeting early will have the option to check out and free up the room for other users.
  • Management features
    • Disable annotation saving
      Administrators can disable the ability to save annotations on a whiteboard or a screen share.
    • Select day for automatic restart
      Admins can select the day of the week they would like the Zoom Room computer and controller to restart.
    • Multiple language support 
      French, German, Portuguese, and Spanish are now supported.
    • Sign out from all devices 
      Users can sign out of Zoom Rooms from the web portal. 
  • Scheduling display features
    • Passcode check 
      If a complex passcode is required, user created passwords for scheduled meetings will have to meet certain criteria to be considered secure.
  • Controller features
    • Room Controls 
      Third party electrical equipment can be controlled from the Zoom room controller interface. Click here to learn more. 
    • Multiple controllers or scheduling displays 
      Users can have multiple controllers or scheduling displays in one Zoom Room.
    • Rename participants from controller 
      Meeting hosts can rename participants from the Zoom Rooms controller.  

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

August 23, 2020 version 5.1.2 (35624.0822)

Changes to existing features

  • Management features
    • Meeting and webinar passwords now called Passcodes
      Meeting passwords will now be called Passcodes. This includes Room Meeting IDs. 

New and enhanced features

  • Personal Zoom Rooms
    Zoom Rooms Appliances can be used for Personal Zoom Rooms. 
  • In-meeting features
    • DTEN Me device support 
    • Audio and video statistics 
      Users can view audio and video statistics during a meeting. Codec, resolution, bitrate, jitter, latency, and packet loss are displayed. 
    • One on one meeting room name 
      The room name will not be displayed in two person meetings. 
    • One on one meeting active speaker 
      The active speaker box will not be displayed in two person meetings.
    • One on one meeting participant count 
      The participant count will not be displayed in two person meetings.
    • Display file name of Dropbox, Onedrive, or Google Drive files when sent in meeting chat
    • Convert Zoom Phone Call to Zoom Meeting 
      Users can convert a Zoom Phone call in a Zoom Room to a Zoom meeting.
    • Zoom Phone three way calling 
      Users can have multiple active calls simultaneously in a Zoom Room, and merge the calls when desired.
    • Transfer Zoom Phone Call 
      Users can transfer active Zoom Phone calls from a Zoom Room to another user.
    • Gallery view on multiple screens 
      Attendees can be spread across multiple screens when using gallery view. 
    • Invite others during a meeting 
      Users on a Zoom Rooms for Touch device can invite others via email or phone during a meeting
    • Display top banner during a phone call 
      Users have the option to display the room name, time and sharing key on the top of the screen during a phone call. 
    • Attendee audio status 
      When users join a meeting their audio status will be displayed on their video thumbnails until they successfully connect to the meeting audio.
    • Admitting external attendees 
      Attendees from the same account as the host can admit external attendees in the waiting room. This setting can be toggled on or off.
    • Original sound 
      If software audio processing (SAP) is disabled, Zoom Rooms will automatically enter original audio mode when music is detected. If no music is detected after one minutes, the room will leave original audio mode.
    • Unmute Zoom Rooms attendee in a webinar 
      Webinar hosts can unmute a Zoom Rooms attendee without promoting the attendee to panelist.
    • Select screen sharing privileges 
      Meeting hosts using a Zoom Room can restrict the ability to screen share to the host only, or allow all participants to share. 
    • Searching participants 
      Zoom Rooms users can search for participants from the participants list in a meeting.
    • Country selection when dialing 
      Country flags have been replaced with country names.
    • One click to join the audio of a Google Meet meeting
    • Invite others by email
      Users cannot edit the invite email subject or content during a meeting.
    • Updated ringtone and chimes in meeting
    • Advanced noise suppression
      Users can choose moderate or aggressive noise suppression on their Zoom Room controllers to eliminate background noise. This feature can also be disabled.
    • Check out
      Users who end a scheduled meeting early will have the option to check out and free up the room for other users.
  • Management features
    • Disable annotation saving
      Administrators can disable the ability to save annotations on a whiteboard or a screen share.
    • Select day for automatic restart
      Admins can select the day of the week they would like the Zoom Room computer and controller to restart.
    • Multiple language support 
      French, German, Portuguese, and Spanish are now supported.
    • Sign out from all devices 
      Users can sign out of Zoom Rooms from the web portal. 
  • Scheduling display features
    • Passcode check 
      If a complex passcode is required, user created passwords for scheduled meetings will have to meet certain criteria to be considered secure.
  • Controller features
    • Room Controls 
      Third party electrical equipment can be controlled from the Zoom room controller interface. Click here to learn more. 
    • Multiple controllers or scheduling displays 
      Users can have multiple controllers or scheduling displays in one Zoom Room.
    • Rename participants from controller 
      Meeting hosts can rename participants from the Zoom Rooms controller.  

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

August 5, 2020 version 5.0.6 ( 14482.0804)

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

July 5, 2020 version 5.0.5 (14459.0704)

New and enhanced features

  • Hardware as a Service
    Scale your video conference rooms with budget-friendly hardware options and advanced hardware replacement at an affordable, fixed, monthly price. See details.

Changes to existing features

  • Security update
    Support enhanced encryption for connections between Zoom Rooms and Zoom Rooms Controllers and the direct share functionality of the Zoom Meetings client. Starting August 16, 2020, Zoom Rooms and Controllers will need to be running version 5.0.5 or higher to function.

Resolved issues

  • Minor Bug Fixes

May 24, 2020 version 5.0.2 (14311.0524)

Changes to existing features

  • Unmuting participants
    If a host mutes a participant then unmutes the person later, a consent message will be displayed to the participant allowing them to unmute or stay muted.

New and enhanced features

  • In-meeting features
    • Security features
      Meeting hosts can tap the security option while in a meeting to easily access the following features: lock meeting, enable waiting room, disable chat, disable participant renaming, disable screen sharing for others, remove participant, report a participant.
    • Report a participant
      Meeting hosts can tap the security option while in a meeting to report a participant to Zoom trust and safety for inappropriate behavior.
    • Host selection when leaving a meeting
      The host will be prompted to assign a new host before leaving the meeting 
    • Waiting room
      Hosts in direct share meetings or phone calls will be able to allow or prevent participants from joining their meetings when waiting room is enabled. 
    • Meeting information
      Users can view the numeric password which is used for phone and H323/SIP call-in participants. The numeric password is displayed with the phone dial in number on the meeting information screen.
    • Logs
      Admin users can enable a web setting that allows Zoom support to submit logs to Zoom on behalf of the admin, or have the logs automatically uploaded in the event of a crash.
    • Starting a test meeting while not signed in
      Users must accept Zoom’s Terms of Service and Privacy Policy via pop-up message before starting a test meeting in a Zoom Room that is not signed in. 
  • Management features
    • Recording consent customization
      Admins can customize the message that appears asking participants for their consent to be recorded. 
  • Scheduling display features
    • Scheduling a password protected meeting
      Users can choose to schedule a password protected meeting and customize the meeting password from a scheduling display. If passwords are required for scheduled meetings, a password will be generated automatically and cannot be disabled from the scheduling display. 

Resolved issues

  • Security enhancements
  • Minor bug fixes

April 26, 2020 version 5.0.0 (13930.0426)

New and enhanced features

  • Recording permissions
    Admin users can restrict recording permissions from the web so that meeting hosts cannot allow attendees to record. 
  • AES 256-bit GCM encryption
    Zoom is upgrading to the AES 256-bit GCM encryption standard, which offers increased protection of your meeting data in transit and resistance against tampering. This version of Virtual Room Connector will support GCM encryption when it is automatically enabled for all accounts on May 30. For H.323/SIP devices, GCM encryption will be used between the Cloud Room Connector and the Meeting connector, to ensure codec compatibility.

Changes to existing features

  • Problem reports
    In addition to basic logs, users can send audio, content sharing, and crash dump logs with a problem report using the Zoom Rooms Controller.
  • Signing in to Zoom Rooms
    To pair Zoom Rooms and controller using the pairing code, the Zoom Rooms Controller must be upgraded to versions 5.0 or above. Alternatively, you can sign in or enter activation code on the Zoom Rooms and Zoom Rooms Controller individually.

Resolved issues

  • Security enhancements
  • Minor bug fixes

April 7, 2020 version 4.6.4 (50000.0407)

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

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