Require a Password Privacy Option for Zoom Meeting


Requiring a password is a straightforward way to increase the security of your meeting. You can send your chosen password to your attendees via email or chat. Be sure to remind attendees not to share the password.

Follow the steps below to setup a password to make your Zoom meeting private.

Steps to Follow

 Require a Meeting Password

  1. Open your Zoom application and log in.
  2. Click on the Schedule icon.
  3. Under Meeting Options. Check the Required Password box.
  4. Click Schedule.

 Screenshot: schedule a meeting box.

Note: All scheduled meetings can be started by the host at any time, regardless of the date and time settings.

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