The Zoom app is a breeze to use on iPhone and iPad. But if you have it on your computer, it’s handy to know some Zoom keyboard shortcuts for Mac. These shortcuts help enhance your productivity by providing quick ways to do common actions such as joining or ending a meeting, muting or unmuting audio, and more. Let’s check out the complete list.

List of Zoom Keyboard Shortcuts for Mac

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Zoom Meeting Shortcuts

  • Command(⌘)+J: Join Meeting
  • Command(⌘)+Control+V: Start Meeting
  • Command(⌘)+J: Schedule Meeting
  • Command(⌘)+Control+S: Screen Share via Direct Share
  • Command(⌘)+Shift+A: Mute/unmute audio
  • Command(⌘)+Control+M: Mute audio for everyone except the host (only available to the host)
  • Command(⌘)+Control+U: Unmute audio for everyone except host (only available to the host)
  • Space: Push to talk
  • Command(⌘)+Shift+V: Start/stop video
  • Command(⌘)+Shift+N: Switch camera
  • Command(⌘)+Shift+S: Start/stop screen share
  • Command(⌘)+Shift+T: Pause or resume screen share
  • Command(⌘)+Shift+R: Start local recording
  • Command(⌘)+Shift+C: Start cloud recording
  • Command(⌘)+Shift+P: Pause or resume recording
  • Command(⌘)+Shift+W: Switch to active speaker view or gallery view, depending on current view
  • Control+P: View previous 25 participants in gallery view
  • Control+N: View next 25 participants in gallery view
  • Command(⌘)+U: Display/hide Participants panel
  • Command(⌘)+Shift+H: Show/hide In-Meeting Chat Panel
  • Command(⌘)+I: Open invite window
  • Option+Y: Raise hand/lower hand
  • Ctrl+Shift+R: Gain remote control
  • Ctrl+Shift+G: Stop remote control
  • Command(⌘)+Shift+F: Enter or Exit fullscreen
  • Command(⌘)+Shift+M: Switch to minimal window
  • Ctrl+Option+Command+H: Show/hide meeting controls
  • Ctrl+Shift+R: Gain remote control
  • Ctrl+Shift+G: Stop remote control
  • Ctrl+: Toggle the “Always Show meeting controls” options in Settings/Accessibility
  • Command(⌘)+W: Prompt to End or Leave Meeting

Create the Custom Keyboard Shortcut. Next, open System Preferences, and go to Keyboard - Shortcuts - App Shortcuts. Click on the Plus icon, and select “Google Chrome” in the “Application” drop down menu. Type the exact name of the option you want to create a shortcut for. In my case, I’ll type “Open all Bookmarks“. BetterTouchTool: Turn Your Trackpad Gestures into Hotkeys. BetterTouchTool lets you map trackpad gestures to system actions, including custom keyboard shortcuts. Its core functionality is simple: select an app to configure (or “Global” for all apps), add a gesture, and then tell it what you want that gesture to do.

Zoom Chat Shortcuts

  • Command(⌘)+K: Jump to chat with someone
  • Command(⌘)+T: Screenshot

General Zoom Shortcuts

  • Command(⌘)+W: Close the current window
  • Command(⌘)+L: Switch to Portrait or Landscape View, depending on current view
  • Ctrl+T: Switch from one tab to the next

How to Find Zoom Shortcuts for Mac

To get more Mac Zoom keyboard shortcuts, you can find them on the official Zoom portal. Follow the method given below:

  1. Login to your Zoom desktop account.
  2. Next, click on your profile picture.
  3. Now, click on Settings.
  4. Now click on Keyboard Shortcuts.

Here, you can check your Zoom keyboard shortcuts for Mac.

That’s all friends!

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Shortcat is a unique application that enables you to click without using the mouse! Shortcat is particularly suited to fast typists.

You simply activate Shortcat with a keyboard shortcut, type a few letters that match the UI element you want to click on, and Shortcat will search the current active window (and menu bar) for matching elements.

Simply hit 'Return' to click on the desired element!

Works with most apps

Mac Shortcuts Keyboard App

Shortcat leverages the Accessibility API, which is supported by all applications that come with Mac OS X and most applications!

Finder, Safari, Xcode, Textual, Skype, Calendar and more are supported. Shortcat is constantly being updated to work better with more applications!

Be more productive

It takes an average of three seconds to move your hand from the keyboard to the mouse, clicking once, and then moving back to the keybord.

Shortcat lets you keep your hands on the keyboard to click, saving time and energy. Imagine all the time you could save!

Use cases

Mac Shortcuts Keyboard

Below is a list of examples Shortcat can be used for:

Mac Os Keyboard Shortcuts

  • Switching channels in Textual
  • Switching chats in Skype
  • Clicking links in chat apps
  • Changing settings in System Preferences
  • Browsing the web in Safari
  • Using apps within the iOS Simulator
  • Switching tabs in Chrome
  • And much much more! Users are discovering new uses for Shortcat every day

Mac Keyboard Shortcuts App


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