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Schedule a Zoom meeting to start in Focus mode

This guide explains how to schedule a meeting so that it will automatically start in Focus mode.

This guide is aimed at

  • Staff
  • Students


  1. Go to the UCL Zoom website and sign in using your UCL userid and password.
  2. Select Schedule a meeting.
  3. Under Options select the check box next to Enable focus mode when meeting starts.

When the meeting starts a banner will appear saying participants can only see the host, co-hosts and spotlighted users

Note: This feature requires the host to be using client version 5.9.0 or higher.

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