How to Defuse Zoom-bombs

How to Disable Meeting Functions or Remove Intruders During A Meeting

If you have an unwanted guest trying to disrupt your Zoom meeting, the host or co-host can block them instantly using the Security icon (at the bottom of your Zoom screen):

This will open a pop-up window where you can then:

How to Manage Chat During a Meeting

You can also adjust who participants can chat with even after the meeting has started.

Select the chat icon at the bottom of your zoom window (if it is not there either re-size your window or click on “More” with the three dots on the far-right side).

This will open the Chat window.

Click on the three dots on the bottom right of this window to manage who participants can chat with.

More Quick Tips for Public or Large Events:

More Great Zoom Resources

If you have any questions or concerns, please submit a ticket via the UBC Self-Service Portal (CWL login required; Request a Service -> Request Desktop or AV Support -> Support Type: AV), and our Audio Visual team will be happy to answer any questions you may have.

Article ID: 1100
Created On: Fri, Mar 12, 2021 at 2:11 PM
Last Updated On: Fri, Mar 12, 2021 at 2:11 PM
Authored by: Erin Trifunov

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