Using the Zoom Whiteboard

Zoom Whiteboard tools are used to create and manipulate objects on canvas. You can draw, add shapes, type text, and insert sticky notes and templates. You can also upload images and pdf files, and use more advanced tools. In this article, you will learn about the different tools you can find in the Zoom Whiteboard and how to use them.

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Prerequisites for using the whiteboard tools

How to use the Zoom Whiteboard tools

The whiteboard editing tools available for use are located on the left side of the screen. To activate a tool, click its icon. Once selected, the mouse cursor will change to indicate the current tool mode. For most controls, clicking on the canvas will then create an object of that type. If using the select tool, you will be able to select one or more objects and change their properties.

Editing tools

How to use Zoom Whiteboard controls

Controls on the top-left section

Controls on the top-right section

Controls on the bottom-right section

Controls when you right-click on the canvas