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50 Zoom Keyboard Shortcuts

Similar to other programs, Zoom also allows the use of Zoom shortcuts instead of relying on a mouse. These shortcuts expedite access to its features, making tasks quicker and easier. Zoom gained significance during the initial wave of the Coronavirus Pandemic.

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The list of Zoom shortcut keys is extensive and can be utilized before, during, and after meetings. With the following Zoom shortcuts, you can perform various tasks such as joining a meeting, muting and unmuting audio, starting or pausing the meeting, initiating or stopping recording, and more. You can download the Zoom shortcut keys PDF below.

Common Shortcuts

Action Zoom Keyboard Shortcuts
Navigate among Zoom popup windows F6
Move focus to Zoom’s meeting controls Ctrl + Alt + Shift

Meeting Shortcuts

Action Zoom Shortcut keys
View the previous 25 video streams in the gallery view Page Up key
View the next 25 video streams in the gallery view Page Down key
Show or hide meeting control Alt
Switch to active speaker view in the video meeting Alt + F1
Switch to gallery video view in the video meeting Alt + F2
Close the current window Alt + F4
Start or stop Video Alt + V
Mute or unmute Audio Alt + A
Mute or unmute audio for everyone except the host Alt + M
Share content or launch share screen Alt + S
Start or stop new screen share note Alt + Shift + S
Pause or resume screen share note Alt + T
Start or stop local recording Alt + R
Start or stop cloud recording Alt + C
Pause or resume recording Alt + P
Switch camera Alt + N
Toggle Fullscreen Alt + F
Hide or unhide in-meeting chat panel Alt + H
Display or hide the Participants’ panel Alt + U
Invite attendees Alt + I
Raise or lower your hand Alt + Y
Gain remote control Alt + Shift + R
Stop remote control Alt + Shift + G
Read the active speaker’s name Ctrl + 2
Show or hide floating meeting controls Ctrl + Alt + Shift + H

Similar Programs: Discord Keyboard Shortcuts

Chat Shortcuts

Action Zoom Shortcuts
Take Screenshot Alt + Shift + T
Switch to Portrait or Landscape View Alt + L
Close current chat session Ctrl + W
Go to the next chat Ctrl + Up Arrow key
Go to the previous chat Ctrl + Down Arrow key
Jump to chat with someone Ctrl + T
Find or search Ctrl + F
Move to the next tab Ctrl + Tab
Move to the previous tab Ctrl + Shift + Tab

Similar Programs: Skype Keyboard Shortcuts

Phone Shortcuts

Action Zoom Shortcut keys
Accept inbound call Ctrl + Shift + A
End current call Ctrl + Shift + E
Decline inbound call Ctrl + Shift + D
Mute or Unmute mic Ctrl + Shift + M
Hold or Unhold the call Ctrl + Shift + H

Learn as many Zoom shortcuts as possible because each time you use a shortcut, it saves you a few seconds, which can add up to minutes in the end. As for alternative software to Zoom, consider Microsoft Teams. Take a look at a detailed list of Microsoft Teams shortcuts.



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