Check out our new Work Transformation Summit page, and join our upcoming event to learn how leading organizations are building a smarter hybrid workspace for their employees.

Visit the page
cancel
Showing results for 
Search instead for 
Did you mean: 

Raising Hand

Chia6929
Listener

Hello,

I was on a Zoom meeting and twice in the meeting my Zoom hand was raised.  I never touched the raise my had feature.  Does the Host or Co-host have the ability to raise the attendee's virtual hand?   This interrupted the meeting.    Please advise

1 REPLY 1

Patricia_B
Community Champion

I suspect this might be happening due to Gesture recognition - if this feature is enabled a raised palm in the Zoom video will trigger the Raised hand reaction. 

 

To check if the feature is enabled please go to your Zoom client

  1. Click your profile picture, then click Settings.
  2. Click General Patricia_B_0-1653298489454.png

     

  3. Under Reactions, uncheck the check box to disable Activate the following emojis based on hand gesture recognition: 👍

Please see the article below for more information:

https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/4407537406093-Using-gesture-recognition