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Center for Innovative Learning: Zoom

Canvas and Zoom

Keyboard Shortcuts

Essential Keyboard Shortcuts

Full list of available keyboard shortcuts

F6: Navigate among Zoom popup windows.

Alt: Turn on/off the option Always show meeting control toolbar in Accessibility Settings

Alt+F1: Switch to active speaker view in video meeting

Alt+F2: Switch to gallery video view in video meeting

Alt+V: Start/Stop Video

Alt+A: Mute/unmute audio

Alt+M: Mute/unmute audio for everyone except host Note: For the meeting host only

Alt+R: Start/stop local recording

Alt+C: Start/stop cloud recording

Alt+P: Pause or resume recording

Alt+H: Display/hide In-Meeting Chat panel

Alt+U:Display/hide Participants panel

Alt+Shift+T: Screenshot

Managing Participants

Manage Participants



Roles in a Zoom Meeting

Compare Host, Co-host, and Participant Roles

Zoom has created a chart with detailed rights and features for all roles in a meeting

​Screen Share and Annotation

​Screen Share and Annotation

Security in a Zoom Meeting


How to Keep Uninvited Guests Out of Your Zoom Event- For more information regarding safeguarding your Zoom meetings refer to this article.

Securing your Meetings & Virtual Classrooms- a quick video from Zoom with additional information related to securing your meetings

Setup Zoom Audio

Troubleshooting Computer Audio*

Troubleshooting Audio for IOS or Android

*If you are having technical issues with computer audio you can Join a Meeting by Phone

Virtual Backgrounds

ACPHS Branded Virtual Backgrounds

To download one of these virtual backgrounds:

  • SELECT the background you wish to use. The image will open in a new tab.
  • RIGHT CLICK the image
  • SELECT Save as...
  • SELECT the location on your computer or OneDrive where you want to save the image

Waiting Room

Waiting Room