How To Change Breakout Room Name In Zoom

Zoom’s breakout rooms offer an excellent way to divide your meeting into smaller, more concentrated groups for detailed discussions. Nevertheless, there might be occasions when you need to rename a breakout room after its creation. This article will guide you through the process of doing precisely that.

Step 1: Start a Zoom Meeting

To begin, start a Zoom meeting as usual. Once the meeting is underway, click on the “Breakout Rooms” button in the toolbar at the bottom of your screen.

Step 2: Create Breakout Rooms

If you haven’t already created breakout rooms, you will need to do so now. Click on the “Create Breakout Rooms” button and follow the prompts to create as many rooms as you need.

Step 3: Assign Participants to Breakout Rooms

Once your breakout rooms are created, you can assign participants to each room. Click on the “Assign” button and select the participants you want to assign to each room.

Step 4: Change Breakout Room Name

To change the name of a breakout room, click on the “Options” button in the toolbar at the bottom of your screen. From there, select “Breakout Rooms” and then click on the “Edit” button next to the room you want to rename.

Step 5: Enter New Room Name

In the pop-up window that appears, enter the new name for your breakout room. You can also change other settings such as the maximum number of participants and whether or not participants can leave the room on their own.

Step 6: Save Changes

Once you have made all the necessary changes, click on the “Save” button to save your changes. Your breakout room will now be renamed with the new name you entered.


Changing the name of a breakout room in Zoom is a simple process that can be done in just a few steps. By following these instructions, you can easily rename your breakout rooms to better reflect their purpose and make it easier for participants to find the right group.