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Did you miss the Jan. 27 Tech Tips Live! about Zoom?

The first Tech Tips Live! session was Jan. 27 and delivered via Zoom webconferencing by Shelley Troyer, Information Technology Assistance Center. There were 43 participants in the session. This session covered Zoom topics that you might not be familiar with, such as co-hosting, breakout sessions, and running a webinar.

All Tech Tip Live! sessions are recorded and on the Tech Tips Live! website. A schedule of upcoming sessions is also on the website.

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Tech Tips Live! Jan. 27: Getting the Most Out of Your Zoom Meetings

Shelley Troyer, iTAC, will present the first Tech Tips Live! 15-minute session on Getting the Most Out of Your Zoom Meetings3 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27.

The session is designed to discuss features that you might not be familiar with such as: Tech Tips Live! Getting the most out of your Zoom Meetings

  • Co-hosting a meeting
  • Placing an attendee on hold
  • Locking a meeting
  • Spotlighting vs. pinning a video
  • Muting all attendees vs. muting attendees on entry
  • Using breakout rooms
  • Hosting webinars

Go to ksu.zoom.us/j/738417925 and be sure to join the session a few minutes early so you don’t miss any of this 15-minute talk. Questions about the topic or how to connect to Zoom?  Contact Shelley Troyer (shelleytroyer@k-state.edu).

Tech Tips Live! weekly series begins Wednesday, Jan. 27

Feeling lost in the ever-changing technology at K-State?  Join Information Technology Services at 3 p.m. every Wednesday for our new TechTech Tips Live! Logo Tips Live! series offered via Zoom webconferencing. The sessions will be 15 minutes, and you don’t need to leave your office. Take this opportunity to learn more about various ways to use technology at K-State.

First session: Getting the Most Out of Your Zoom Meetings, 3 p.m. Wednesday, Jan. 27. Continue reading “Tech Tips Live! weekly series begins Wednesday, Jan. 27”

Zoom New Feature: Breakout Sessions

Zoom has a new feature available called Breakout Sessions. Zoom meetings can be split into up to 50 sessions. They can be split automatically or manually, and you can switch between sessions at any time.Zoom now has break out sessions

Participants have full audio, video and screen share capabilities. Users must be running version 3.5.31149.1102 or higher to use this feature.

For more information, see Zoom’s “Managing Breakout Sessions” support center article. If you have any questions about Zoom, contact shelleytroyer@k-state.edu.