How to Create a New Channel on Zoom for iOS | Guide 2020

Channels enable users to comfortably create public or private groups, sending important data, group chats, screen captures, photos, and allow them to initiate immediate group audio or video conference meetings. A channel or group messaging can be used in both smartphones and desktop devices. In this tutorial, we will show you how to create a new channel on Zoom for your iPhone device.

As mentioned, users can create a private or public channel. Private channels for freemium accounts can have up to 500 members while paid accounts can have a maximum of 5,000 members. For public channels, users can have up to 10,000 members.

To learn about creating a new Zoom channel, scroll down and carefully read the instructions to be guided accordingly.

How to Create a New Channel on Zoom for iOS

Time Needed : 03 minutes

Connect your iPhone to a WiFi network or enable the cellular data. Launch the Zoom app and log in to your account. Once logged in, follow these steps:

  1. Tap the Contacts tab.

    This can be found at the bottom part of the screen.

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  2. Select Channels. Then tap the + icon.

    This + icon is located at the top-right corner of the screen.

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  3. Then select Create a New Channel from the given options.

    Doing so will prompt you to another page to fill out necessary information.

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  4. Fill out the necessary information. You can create a Private Channel or Create a Public Channel. Tap Next once done.

    Only invited members can join on a private channel while the latter lets anyone in your organization to join.

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  5. Send an invitation to Members. Then tap Create.

    The max number of members to where you can send invites will depend on the Zoom channel you selected (Private or Public).

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  • Apple iPhone
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  • Zoom app

The Channel Name is a display name that will guide your members in identifying your channel. While invited members are the selected people you wish to join in your channel. You can invite members to join your channel whether you are on the same account or not (internal or external contacts), provided that you have created a public channel.

Your channel is not only limited to group chatting. In fact, you have the option to send personal chats to the invited members for as long as it they are in your contact directory.

And that is how you create a new channel on Zoom in your iOS device. I hope that this information has helped you one way or another. If you find this helpful, please help us spread the news by sharing this post.

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