The Zoom service provides a contact system, which is analogous to the list of friends on social networks (VKontakte, Facebook, etc.). In the mobile application, their list is automatically taken from the phone book of the device. In other cases, they need to be invited manually. Let’s see how to add a contact to Zoom on a computer and phone.
The only way to invite users is via email . Unfortunately, this cannot be done using a personal identifier or a phone number . Let’s consider this procedure using the example of the computer version of the service.
It is also impossible to add a contact to Zoom by phone number .
- In the program itself, left-click on the three marked items in turn:
- Enter email in the new window. man’s box.
- Click on the add button.
- Wait for the user to approve the application.
Method for mobile devices
Instructions for adding contacts to Zoom on phone and tablet:
- Open the mobile app.
- Navigate to the appropriate tab on the bottom panel.
- Tap on the plus sign .
- Select the top item in the context menu.
- Enter the person’s email address in the text box.
- Click on the blue button.
- Wait for confirmation from the user.
If a person has sent you a request with an invitation to the contact book, then you will be able to view it in the “Conference and Chats” tab for the mobile application. And in the “System notification” section in the “Chat” tab for the computer version of the program.
You won’t be able to add a contact to Zoom by ID either, as we said at the beginning of the article. So check the person’s email address in advance. An alternative option is to send him an invitation using a special link. The corresponding option is available in the PC client:
The essence of the Zoom address book is that you can quickly add an invited person to the conference, call him, write a message, etc. In some cases, this function will be useful.
There are other ways to add people to an online meeting as well. Detailed information is described in this article