Know how to Request or give remote control in Zoom App

Requirements to grant remote control

1. Participants must attend meetings on PC, Mac and iPad devices.
2. Participants sharing the screen must be on a PC or Mac.

Request remote control

  1. When the host/participant starts screen sharing, the meeting toolbar is displayed.
  2. Click Show Options and then click Request Remote Control .

The message ” I’m trying to request remote control of shared content ” will be displayed. Click [ Request ].

  1. The message ” Participant has requested remote control of your shared content. ” Will be sent to the screen sharer. Click Accept to give the other party remote control.
  1. After granting remote control, you can regain it.

Give mouse / keyboard control

  1. While sharing the screen, you can give the participants in the meeting mouse / keyboard control .
    Click [ Remote Control ]
  2. Under ” Enable mouse / keyboard operation: ” you can select the participants who can enable the operation.
    Click on the participant to give control.

Get back remote control

  1. While sharing the screen, if the remote control is given to the participant , the toolbar will display ” Participant waiting for control of your screen “.

If you click Remote Control, you can regain control by clicking Stop Control .

iPad remote control

When using an iPad, you can touch to move the ” mouse icon ” or tap ” keyboard icon ” to enter.


Frequently Asked Questions

Using a remote camera to control the image

A meeting can be started or joined at any time. To display the list of meeting participants, you will need to tap on the Manage Participants icon on the meeting screen. In the names of participants, you can select the one whose camera you would like to control by tapping the name, then you can select Request Camera Control to control the camera. There is a message that asks the participant to approve the request.

 
Log into Zoom’s web portal by entering your username and password. Under the navigation menu, you can find the Settings menu, which you can access by clicking on it. Click on the Meetings tab on the left-hand side of the screen. The Remote Support feature must be enabled in order for it to work.
 
Upon entering a Zoom meeting, your microphone and camera will automatically turn on as soon as you join the meeting, so that you can hear what else is being said as well as see what else is being said in order to ensure that all participants in the meeting are hearing and seeing what you are saying.
 
I want to make sure you are aware of the fact that the host controls for your conference are available at the bottom of your screen, and they will appear at the bottom of your screen with the exception of Join Audio and Unmute / Mute. On your screen, you will find these options next to your Meeting ID at the very top of the page.