Zoom Hotkeys and Keyboard Shortcuts

Zoom keyboard shortcuts that can be used in the desktop client, [proximity]You can also check from your Zoom desktop client in the section.


Confirm the shortcut from the client

  1. Log in to the Zoom desktop client.
  2. Click on the profile image and click Settings  .
  3. Click [Accessibility] . [ Accessibility ] for Mac
  4. The closed caption (subtitle) settings and keyboard shortcuts are displayed.

Available keyboard shortcuts

Shortcut item Mac Windows
Audio, video and screen sharing
Audio mute / unmute Command (⌘) + Shift + A Alt + A
Mute everyone except host / Unmute audio Note: Meeting host only Command (⌘) + Control + U Alt + M
Unmute everyone’s audio except host Note: Only meeting host Command (⌘) + Control + M Alt + M
Start / stop video Command (⌘) + Shift + V Alt + V
Turn on the camera Command (⌘) + Shift + N Alt + N
Start / stop screen sharing Command (⌘) + Shift + S Alt + Shift + S
Pause or resume screen sharing Command (⌘) + Shift + T Alt + T
Launch the sharing screen window and cancel screen sharing. Works only when the meeting settings toolbar is in focus Alt + S
Start local recording Command (⌘) + Shift + R Alt + R
Start cloud recording Command (⌘) + Shift + C Alt + C
Pause or resume recording Alt + P
Window view relationship
Full Screen Entry / Exit Command (⌘) + Shift + F Alt + F
Switch to smallest window Command (⌘) + Shift + M
Change to active speaker display Command (⌘) + Shift + W Alt + F1
Change to gallery video view Command (⌘) + Shift + W Alt + F2
Show Previous 25 Participants in Gallery View Control + P PageUp
Show next 25 participants in gallery view Control + N PageDown
Show / Hide Chat Panel During Meeting Command (⌘) + Shift + H Alt + H
Show / hide participant screen Command (⌘) + U Alt + U
Open invitation window Command (⌘) + I Alt + I
Useful Features During a Meeting
Raise your hand / lower your hand Option + Y Alt + Y
Enable remote control Ctrl + Shift + R Alt + Shift + R
Stop remote control Ctrl + Shift + G Alt + Shift + G
The end of the meeting
Prompt to end or leave the meeting Command (⌘) + W
Move between Zoom popup windows. F6
Move focus to Zoom’s meeting settings Ctrl + Alt + Shift
Change the Always Show Meeting Control Toolbar option on / off in Accessibility Settings Alt
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Frequently Asked Question


It is possible to press several keys at the same time, for example Alt+Shift+9, or to press a single key, such as 9. In order to disable a keyboard shortcut, you simply need to click the shortcut, then press the Del key to empty it, then press Come to disable it. Once Zoom has been selected, you will no longer be able to use the keyboard shortcut that was associated with Zoom.
If you want to unmute Zoom, you can use the shortcut Alt + A or Command + Shift + A. This shortcut also works if you want to mute Zoom again. It should also be noted that you can use the Shift key on Zoom along with the spacebar in order to mute and unmute the audio at the same time while holding down the spacebar. While you are pressing it, it will unmute you, and then when you release it, it will put you back into mute mode again.
Close the current window by pressing the Alt + F4 key combination. Full screen can be entered or exited by pressing Alt + F on the keyboard. Press Alt + H on your keyboard to display or hide the panel for chatting while in the meeting. You can display or hide the participants panel by pressing Alt + U at the same time.
If you wish to zoom out or in on a web page or document, hold down the Ctrl key on your keyboard and then press the minus or plus key.
Despite this, don’t panic just yet. It is only limited to a certain number of parameters, so don’t get overwhelmed. Meeting administrators can increase their understanding of how much time their employees spend looking at other tabs during a Zoom meeting by using Zoom’s attendee attention tracking tool, which can provide them with insights into whether their employees spend 30 seconds or more looking at other tabs in the middle of a Zoom meeting.