Accessibility features in Zoom
On this page:
- Closed captioning
- Keyboard shortcuts
- Meeting controls
- Play a sound when someone joins or leaves a meeting
Following are some of the accessibility features in Zoom that enable those with disabilities to schedule, attend, and participate in Zoom meetings and webinars. For more, see Accessibility Features on Zoom.
If closed captioning has been enabled, participants can adjust their desktop client settings to view the live closed captions.
Closed captioning can be enabled by the host for meetings in Zoom; see About closed captioning in Zoom.
For a list of Windows and Mac keyboard shortcuts available during Zoom meetings, see the Zoom Help Center's Hot Keys and Keyboard Shortcuts for Zoom. Keyboard shortcuts are also listed in the Zoom client under .
To prevent meeting controls from auto-hiding, in the Zoom client, go to, and then select .
Play a sound when someone joins or leaves a meeting
Hosts may configure Zoom to play a sound whenever someone joins or leaves a meeting. Log into the IU Zoom web interface, click , and then, from the "In Meeting (Basic)" options, select .