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Managing Change my status to "Away" when I am inactive Follow

Overview

You can choose to change your presence status to Away if your computer is inactive for a specified amount of minutes. By default, your presence status is automatically set to Away after 15 minutes of inactivity; however, you can adjust this setting. This setting is useful if you want to adjust and control your status during your computer's idle time.

Prerequisites

  • Zoom Desktop Client
    • Windows: 5.2.0 (42619.0804) or higher
    • macOS: 5.2.0 (42634.0805) or higher

Managing Change my status to "Away" when I am inactive

To change your status to Away when your computer is inactive:

  1. Sign in to the Zoom Desktop Client.
  2. Click your profile picture then click Settings.
  3. Click Chat chat-button__1_.png.
  4. Under Chat Settings, select the Change my status to "Away" when I am inactive for ___ minutes check box.
  5. (Optional) Click the dropdown menu and select the specified amount of minutes of inactivity that you want. 
    You can also type a specified amount of minutes. 
  6. (Optional) To disable this setting, deselect the Change my status to "Away" when I am inactive for ___ minutes check box .
    This will prevent Zoom from automatically setting your status to Away.