Use this guide to learn how to join and actively participate in a Zoom meeting. Once in the meeting, you can add a virtual background to your video, share your screen, and chat with other participants if the host has allowed it. If you haven't already, download and install the desktop client or mobile app before getting started.

How to join a meeting

How to connect to audio

How to turn on your video and add a virtual background

How to share your screen

How to chat with others

How to view captions

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Discover available features for meeting participants, configure basic in-meeting settings, and learn more about using Zoom Meetings on our product support page.

Use this guide to learn how to quickly schedule and host your Zoom meetings. Once in the meeting, you can adjust your security settings, manage other participants, share your screen, and record the session. If you haven't already, download and install the desktop client or mobile app before getting started.

How to schedule a meeting

How to start a meeting

How to manage participants

How to share your screen

How to secure a meeting

How to record

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After scheduling and hosting your first meeting, visit our product support page for more information about using Zoom Meetings and available host features.

Account owners and admins with the privilege to edit account settings can control settings for their users at the account level. Use this guide to learn how to choose the default setting by enabling or disabling a toggle, and enforce the setting by locking it from other users. Get started with Zoom Meetings by managing settings, including authentication profiles, in-meeting chat, and enforcing a minimum client version.

How to enforce meeting security settings

How to manage in-meeting chat settings

How to manage screen sharing settings

How to manage virtual background and filter settings

How to manage calendar and contact integrations

How to manage minimum client versions

Do more with Zoom Meetings

Visit our product support page for more information about Zoom Meetings including how to configure settings in the web portal and other available features.

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