Zoom Waiting Rooms

Managing waiting rooms

Written By Sharon Johnson ()

Updated at April 24th, 2020

Waiting Rooms

Click below to watch a 1:09 min video that explains Waiting Rooms


The Waiting Room feature allows the host to control when a participant joins the meeting. As the meeting host, you can admit attendees one by one or hold all attendees in the waiting room and admit them all at once. You can send all participants to the waiting room when joining your meeting or only guests, participants who are not on your Zoom account or are not signed in. 

Participants will see the following screen when joining a meeting with Waiting Room enabled:

You can also customize the waiting room screen with your own logo, title and description.

Important Note:

Advanced Waiting Room Features

These links teach advanced features of Zoom.

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