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How to record, end, and use full screen options for Zoom meetings


2.0 - Updated on 2021-02-25 by Carlos Salazar (Inactive)

1.0 - Authored on 2017-01-12 by Hannah Ward (Inactive)

How to record, end, and use full screen options for Zoom meetings


Intended for:

Users of the Zoom video/web conferencing service.


Scenario/Use case:

This article provides instructions on how to:



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To record or stop recording a meeting audio and video (if selected), do the following:

1. Click Record to begin recording. Zoom will record the meeting’s audio and video (if selected).

2. Click Stop Recording to end all audio and video recording of the meeting. The recording will not be saved until you end the meeting.

End meeting:

1. To end a Zoom meeting, click End Meeting.

2. The End Meeting or Leave Meeting screen appears.

3. Click I’d like to give feedback to Zoom if you want to provide feedback on the conference call you just hosted or attended.

4. Click End Meeting for All to end a meeting for which you are a host.

5. Click Leave Meeting if you want to leave a meeting you joined.

6. Click Cancel if you decide you do not want to end or leave the meeting.


Full Screen:

1. If you want to view the meeting in full screen, click Enter Full Screen in the upper right corner of the Zoom meeting window.

2. To exit full screen mode, click Exit Full Screen and your meeting window will return to its original size.


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