Who has closed captioning?

Closed captions are available for every meeting participant if the host has enabled closed captioning. Closed captioning comes with the Pro Plan. Zoom also mentioned they are working towards making live transcription available to all of our users in the fall of 2021.

If you don't have paid Zoom they are also be offering live transcription to meeting hosts upon request. To sign up, enter your information in this form.

How to enable closed captioning in Zoom

Sign in to the Zoom web portal and click "Settings"->"Meeting"->"In Meeting (Advanced)" and verify that Closed captioning is enabled.

Zoom Web Portal - Meeting Settings

If the setting is disabled, click the toggle to enable it. If a verification dialogue box appears, click Enable to verify the change:

Save Zoom transcript with Tactiq Chrome Extension

  1. Head to and login into your Tactiq account

  2. Go to the Integrations page

  3. Click on Zoom, then click +connect

  4. Go through the set-up wizard to connect Tactiq to your Dropbox account

Save meeting transcript

  1. By default Zoom Web version will be opened when you join Zoom Meeting, as Tactiq now supports only the Web Client.

  2. You'll see Tactiq widget in the Zoom meeting - expand it to see the transcript.

  3. The transcript will be automatically saved in your Google Drive.

  4. You can find past meetings in the list of transcripts:

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