Carnegie Mellon University


In a Zoom meeting, the host, or any of the meeting's participants, can share their screen. Follow the steps below to display your content to the meeting attendees.

Sharing Your Screen From the Zoom App

Open your Zoom meeting:

  1. Click Share (bottom).
  2. Select the item you would like to share:
    • Desktop (includes your desktop and all open windows)
    • An individual open application
    • A whiteboard
    • Another device
  3. Click Share. The item you selected will display to all participants in the Zoom meeting.

Visit Host a Meeting for more information on host features.