Zoom - Schedule A Meeting Only Authenticated Users Can Join

This document outlines steps for scheduling a meeting using Advanced Meeting settings to restrict participants by requiring a login. Requiring users to sign in before joining your meeting will prevent unwanted guests ("Zoom bombers") from entering and causing disruptions.

NOTE: Depending on the pathway you choose to schedule your Zoom meetings (desktop client, web portal, mobile), screenshots below may not match exactly.  However, the Zoom meeting properties will be similar.

1. On the Schedule Meeting page, locate and expand the "Advanced Options" by clicking on it. 

2. Check the box next to "Only authenticated users can join" and choose a profile.  The two available options are:

3. When finished, click Save.


If you have questions, please contact the ITS Help Desk at 608.342.1400 or helpdesk@uwplatt.edu.  You may also visit the Help Desk on the first floor of the Karrmann Library.

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