Allow Participants to Choose a Breakout Room

Zoom has a new feature that allows participants to choose their own breakout rooms, making pre-assigned breakout rooms a lot less stressful for the meeting host.

Note: The host must first enable breakout rooms from the Chico State Zoom portal. 

Meeting Host

To enable participants to choose a breakout room: 
  1. From the Zoom taskbar, select Breakout Rooms
  2. From the Breakout Rooms window, select Options
  3. From Zoom Breakout Options, select Allow Participants to choose room.

Meeting Participant

To choose a breakout room: 

From the Participant's perspective, it is as easy as selecting Join once the host has started the breakout room. 




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Article ID: 113023
Wed 12/16/20 1:52 PM
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