How to Share a Video in Zoom





Zoom screen sharing allows you to share the desktop, window, application or audio/video. Zoom allows you to also send computer audio to the remote attendees when sharing a video or audio clip.



  1. Open your Zoom meeting.

  2. Ensure that you are logged in as the meeting Host.

  3.  Click on the green "Share Screen" icon in the meeting controls bar. 

  4. You will see a pop-up window where you select your desktop or a specific application like PowerPoint or your browser. 

  5. Click the checkboxes in the lower left that says Share computer sound and Optimize Screen Sharing for Video Clip. This allows your participants to hear any audio your computer produces like audio clip or sound in a video.


     6. Click on the Share button.


Additional Resources

Have Questions? Contact the OLS iTech team at or call 727-341-3500 (Mon.- Fri. 8:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Eastern) or the SPC Helpdesk at 727-791-2795 or during nights and weekends.

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