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There's no option for advanced formatting in Zoom Chat.


I am using Zoom ver. 5.8.0 on MacOS 11.5.2, Basic Account. As per release notes

 Enhanced rich text message capabilities allow for better chat messages formatting options. These opt... .

The things I bolded are missing. 


Check the screenshot. There's no option for it in settings or in the web portal. I am the owner of this account

Any help is appreciated. Thanks.



Community Champion | Zoom Employee
Community Champion | Zoom Employee

Hi @ThatManiac ,


I tested this feature on my MacOS 11.6 using Zoom client version 5.8.0 and I am able to bold my text in the Zoom chat without issue.

I will suggest removing the app then restart the computer then download from to re-install it.

Hope this help!