Zoom Classes: Deaf Tips: Before: Chat Zoom Settings

Last Updated: May 9, 2024 3:41 PM

Before: Getting Ready: Chat Zoom Settings

Private Chat

Enabling private chats help individuals to communicate privately. For example, an interpreter or a captionist might need to ask a DHH person a question. 

To enable Private chat for your own use:

  • Sign in to Zoom
  • In the navigation panel, click Settings.
  • Click the Meeting tab.
  • Under In Meeting (Basic), verify that Chat and Private chat are enabled.

Saving Chats

  • Follow directions above
  • Under In Meeting (Basic), check off Allow users to save chats from the meeting 
  • After this, verify that you select enable everyone

Auto-saving chats

  • Follow directions above
  • Under In Meeting (Basic), enable auto-saving chats. 


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