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4 Easy Tips To 'Up' Your Zoom Game



While we all face the 'new normal', has Zoom become part of your everyday dictionary? If it has, here are some tips which you can use to level-up this almost-daily activity that we all go through!


Set A Temporary Display Name


Why This Feature? This is particularly useful if you need to join external seminars and want to be a tad more private.

How To Use It? After entering the meeting, click on ‘Participants’. Hover over your name, click “More” —> Rename. Type the name you want to appear only for this meeting.


Annotate While Sharing Screen


Why This Feature? It’s useful if you’re used to drawing on whiteboards, or your physical office has a smartboard which you loved!

How To Use It? Upon sharing your screen, mouse-over Sharing Controls. Click on ‘Annotate’ and then select ‘Vanishing Pen’. Draw and note away!


Having A Shared Virtual Background


Why This Feature? Get your colleagues to spot the same background in an online team bonding, or to show your unity to everyone!

How To Use It? Find the Speaker/Gallery View selector on the top-right. Choose ‘Immersive View’ and pick the coolest scene! Note: this is only applicable for Version 5.6.4 and above.


Use A Link Shortener For Your PMI


Why This? (not really a Zoom feature) Have just one link which you can share with all your clients and business associates so that when they click it,

How To Use It? Find the Speaker/Gallery View selector on the top-right. Choose ‘Immersive View’ and pick the coolest scene! Note: this is only applicable for Version 5.6.4 and above.


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