How To Rename Yourself On Zoom

Zoom is a popular video conferencing platform that allows users to connect with others remotely. One of the features of Zoom is the ability to change your display name, which can be useful if you have multiple accounts or if you want to use a different name for different meetings.

Step 1: Open Zoom

To rename yourself on Zoom, you need to open the app. You can do this by clicking on the Zoom icon on your desktop or by opening the app from your mobile device.

Step 2: Join a Meeting

Once you have opened Zoom, you will be prompted to join a meeting. Click on the “Join” button and enter the meeting ID provided by the host or click on the link sent to you via email.

Step 3: Change Your Display Name

After joining the meeting, you will see your current display name in the top left corner of the screen. To change it, click on the three dots next to your name and select “Rename”. Enter your new display name and click “OK” to save the changes.

Step 4: Confirm Your Changes

Once you have changed your display name, Zoom will prompt you to confirm the changes. Click on “Yes” to finalize the changes or “No” if you want to keep your original display name.


Renaming yourself on Zoom is a simple process that can be done in just a few steps. By following these steps, you can easily change your display name and make it more personalized or appropriate for different meetings.