Of course, muting a call on any video conference platform isn’t a tough task as there’s a dedicated microphone button and clicking on it mutes the microphone automatically. Similarly, Zoom also offers the same functionality during an ongoing video conference call.
To mute a call on Zoom, click or tap on the microphone icon from the bottom right corner. Once the microphone is muted, you’ll see a diagonal line on top of the microphone icon. To unmute the microphone, click on the microphone icon again.
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In addition to that, Zoom also comes with a handful of keyboard shortcuts that allows users to execute any action with the press of some button combination. Here’s how to mute the microphone using keyboard shortcut. These shortcuts work on both Windows and Mac. Simply press Alt+A to turn on/off the microphone on Windows machine. On Mac, press Shift+Command+A to toggle the microphone.