Display subtitles in Zoom meeting App

If subtitles are used during a meeting or webinar, you can use subtitles as participants.


  • Zoom PC or Mac version 3.5.37712.0111 or later (caption input or display)
  • Zoom Room / Touch version 3.6x or later version 3.6x and higher  (view captions only) for Mac or PC
  • Zoom Rooms iPad Controller version 3.6x or  higher version 3.6x and higher  (view captions only)
  • Zoom on iOS or Android version 4.0.1521.0116 or later (caption display only)
  • Capable of meeting with subtitles

Learn how to use subtitles in the Zoom room.

Learn how to use closed captions with Zoom Rooms .

How to display subtitles

Windows | Mac

  1. A notification is displayed when subtitles are used.
  2. In a meeting, it is displayed on the control at the bottom of the screen.In the webinar, this is displayed in the controls at the top of the screen.
  3. When a subtitle is selected, a caption is displayed at the bottom of the screen.Optional: If you need to adjust the caption size,
    click the arrow next to Stop / Start Video and select Video Settings.
  4. Click on accessibility
  5. Move the font size slider in the subtitles section to adjust the caption size.

Android | iOS

  1. Log in to your Zoom account with the Zoom app.
  2. Click on the settings icon.
  3. Choose a meeting.

Switch on the subtitle option.

  1. If you are in a meeting where subtitles are available, they will automatically be displayed on the screen.