Zoom Team Chat comparison by platform

View the table below for a comparison of Team Chat features across desktop clients (Windows, macOS, Linux), mobile apps (Android, iOS), and Zoom Web App. Make sure to update your client or app to the latest version to access these features.

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For other supported features by platform, see the feature comparison articles for Zoom Meetings and Webinars or Zoom Phone.

Prerequisites for desktop client, mobile app, and Zoom Web App comparison

Comparison of Team Chat desktop client, mobile app, and Zoom Web App features

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Team Chat featureWindows / macOSLinuxAndroid / iOSZoom Web App


Add contacts 
Add contacts to your starred list and view contacts you have starred
Directory for contacts, channels, and Zoom Rooms
Manage blocked contacts  
Add contact to auto-answer group  
Set presence status
Set working location 


Change notifications for new channel messages 
Add channels to your starred list and view channels you have starred 
Create a channel
Edit a channel (must be a channel admin)
Invite members to a channel
Join a public channel
Copy link to a channel   
Invite all channel members to meeting
Organize chats and channels into folders

Sending and formatting messages

Send images or files
Edit your sent messages
Rich text formatting 
Save images or files sent in the chat 
Use your personal chat space
Share chat messages or files with contacts  
Copy link to a message  
Send a capture of the current screen 
Varies by browser
Send animated GIFs
Send code snippets 
Send emojis
React to messages
@ mention other users
@ mention groups  
Send audio messages   
Send video messages   

Managing messages

View all files sent or all files received in chat 
Mark messages as unread
Delete your sent messages, images, or files
Admin removal of messages sent by others 
Add messages to your bookmarked list and view all messages you have bookmarked
Pin a message in channel
View starred messages in a specific chat
View recent history of chats and channels   
Message reminders 

Admin management and security

Advanced Chat Encryption 
Support for Chat History
Chat storage with SharePoint  
Chat storage with Box  

Team Chat Apps and integrations

Mio Chat Interoperability 
Confluence for Team Chat App  
Google Drive for Team Chat App  
Workday for Team Chat App  
Salesforce for Team Chat App