Windows版本更新資訊-July 21, 2021

version 5.7.4 (804) for Windows

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Introducing Zoom Apps for meetings – Windows, macOSZoom Apps combine your favorite apps with the power of video communications by allowing you to access them directly in your Zoom desktop client and meetings. With Zoom Apps, you can streamline workflows, collaborate with colleagues, and also bring elements of fun and wellness into your interactions with colleagues, friends, and family members.These apps, reviewed and approved by Zoom, are available for installation directly in the desktop client or from the Zoom Marketplace. Once installed, work on projects with the app directly in the Zoom desktop client, or launch a meeting with the opened app and invite others to view and collaborate with you.

      This requires the Zoom desktop client version 5.7.3 or higher.

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Windows版本更新資訊-July 19, 2021

version 5.7.3 (745) for Windows

Changes to existing features

  • Consolidated chat search 
    The Search and Jump to bars in the desktop client are consolidated into one unified search. Results can be sorted by type (contacts, channels, files, messages).

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Additional MSI/PLIST/GPO options
      • Require authentication when joining a meeting/webinar – EnforceAppSignInToJoin 
        Disabled by default, this requires the desktop client or mobile app to be signed-in to a Zoom account to join any meetings or webinars. If the host requires specific authentication, the user joining will have to pass that specific authentication check as well.
      • Install latest version automatically – AlwaysCheckLatestVersion 
        Disabled by default, if a user’s version is lower than the newest available version, then the app will download the newer version automatically.
      • Disable use of Closed Captioning – DisableClosedCaptioning 
        Disabled by default, this disables use of closed captioning in meetings or webinars.
      • Disable use of Q&A – DisableQnA 
        Disabled by default, this disables use of Q&A in webinars.
      • Set behavior for Play sound when I receive a new message setting – PlaySoundForIMMessage 
        Enabled by default, this can disable the audio notifications when an IM message is received.
      • Show a preview of IM messages in system notification – ShowIMMessagePreview 
        Enabled by default, this can disable the message previews in system notifications when an IM message is received.
      • Mute IM notifications when in a meeting – MuteIMNotificationWhenInMeeting 
        Enabled by default, this can prevent users from muting IM message system notifications when in a meeting.
    • Consistent date formatting 
      Date formatting for chats, meetings, and call logs are adjusted to align with date formatting used in other desktop and mobile versions.
  • Meeting/webinar features
    • Reintroducing: Active Apps Notifier
      When an app has real-time access to meeting/webinar content, such as video, audio, and/or chat, the Active Apps Notifier will appear in the same window as the current meeting in the top-left corner next to the encryption icon. Details of which apps have access and which participant approved the app are displayed. Clicking on the app opens the Marketplace page to provide more information about the app and its developer.
    • Local Recording support for Immersive View 
      Hosts using the Immersive View feature can record this view locally to the device. When in Immersive View, only the immersive scene will be captured, while other video thumbnails will not be recorded.
    • Watermark enhancements 
      Watermarks will display the entire email address over a participant’s shared screen and video tile, as well as displayed over their video in most video layouts (Speaker, Gallery, Side-by-side). The watermark is also visibly more apparent as a tiled pattern across the video or shared screen.
    • Non-verbal feedback enhancement: Coffee cup 
      The Coffee cup option, indicating you are temporarily away from the meeting, is returning to Non-verbal feedback options. This non-verbal feedback option feature requires client version 5.7.3 or higher.
    • In-meeting chat emoji support 
      Participants can select and use emojis directly in the in-meeting chat panel.
  • Meeting features
    • Focus mode 
      In focus mode, only the host can see participants’ videos or profile pictures when video is off. Additionally, participant’s screen sharing can only be viewed by the host, who can switch between multiple shared screens and optionally allow participants to view others’ shared screens. Focus Mode is activated from the “More” menu on the toolbar. The account owner and admins can enable Focus mode for use in meetings through web settings. This feature will not be immediately available, as it is dependent on a web release currently scheduled for August 7, 2021.
    • Post-meeting survey 
      Meeting hosts can now configure a post-meeting survey to launch at the end of a meeting. This survey can be created using the native Zoom survey tools, or a link to a 3rd-party survey can be used instead. Participants will be prompted with the survey once the meeting ends.
    • Mute and Video Off when joining a recorded/live streamed Meeting 
      When participants join a meeting that is already being recorded and/or live streamed, they will join with their video off and muted until they consent to the recording prompt. After consenting, they will be able to unmute and turn on their video, if the host allows them to.
  • Chat features
    • Video playback directly in Zoom chat 
      Users can send and receive video files in Zoom Chat, then download and play the video directly in the Zoom client. Video files are limited to MP4, M4V, and MOV types, and limited to 30MB. If larger than this or not in a supported format, the video will transfer through normal file transfer. Sending videos on the mobile app will transcode the video file into an MP4 (H.264 codec with ACC stereo audio) with 720p resolution maximum.
  • Phone features 
    • Call queue and auto receptionist SMS (Power Pack) If enabled by the account owner or admin, phone users can send or receive SMS messages using phone numbers associated with call queues or auto receptionists. This feature requires the Power Pack add-on.
    • Meet and chat options 
      Users can access options to meet or chat with the associated users when viewing the History, Voicemail, Lines, or SMS tabs. The meet and chat options only appear if the associated phone number belongs to an internal Zoom user. Chat option only appears for customers who have chat deployed.
    • View contact card and presence 
      Users can view users’ contact card, profile picture, and presence status in the History, Voicemail, Lines, or SMS tabs. This only applies if the associated phone number belongs to an internal Zoom user.

Resolved Issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements
  • Resolved an issue regarding gender pronouns being cut off when participant has video off and no profile pic 
  • Resolved an issue for a subset of users regarding breakout room assignments prepared by co-host are lost when host joins 
  • Resolved an issue regarding screen sharing not adhering to bandwidth constraints 

資料出處 Zoom總公司官網

Windows版本更新資訊-June 21, 2021

version 5.7.0 (522) for Windows

Note: The client release for Windows has been delayed until June 22, 2021.

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Support for gender pronouns 
      If enabled by account admins and added to their profile by either the user directly or through SAML mapping, a user’s gender pronouns are displayed in their contact card and as part of their display name in meetings and webinars.
    • Scheduling privilege and alternative host between linked master/sub accounts
      Users can add alternative hosts and assign scheduling privileges to other users who are in the same organization, now including users in sub-accounts and the master account. Account owners and admins must link the master/sub account in IM settings to see this account-level setting.
    • Authentication profile enhancement: Domain block-list
      Configured at the account, group, and user-level settings, users authenticated with a specific domain are blocked from joining meetings and webinars hosted by this account.
    • Update to ARM version of desktop client
      When a user installs the non-ARM version of the desktop client, they will be prompted to update to the ARM version of the client. This prompt is disabled if AutoUpdate is disabled through admin install of MSI or GPO options.
      Note: The ARM version of the client does not currently support Virtual Background.
  • Meeting/webinar features
    • Custom video filters
      Account admins can upload custom frame or foreground stickers for users on their account to use. Images must be in either PNG or JPG file format and can be up to 1 MB in size.
    • Request Live Transcription enablement as participant
      Meeting participants and webinar attendees can request the host enable Live Transcription, avoiding interrupting the host to request this verbally or through chat. This can be also requested anonymously.
    • Pairing with Zoom Rooms on Zoom desktop client 
      Users can pair their desktop client with their Zoom Rooms or Zoom for Home device. When a meeting is started on the desktop client, users can choose to start the meeting on the paired device.
    • NDI live streaming consent
      Participants are notified when live streaming through an NDI device begins, providing them the option to consent or leave the meeting.
    • Hide full transcript panel
      When enabled through web settings, the side-panel that displays the full transcript of Closed Captioning or Live Transcription is disabled. Captioning is only visible in the video window of the meeting or webinar.
    • Secure share with window filtering
      Found in the Advanced section of the Screen Share settings, this additional screen capture mode prevents background information, such as windows seen when minimizing a window and maximizing another, from being unintentionally shared. This will only share the content of the window.
  • Meeting features
    • Information Barrier enhancement: Support for Breakout Rooms
      Breakout Rooms can be used when the Information Barrier feature is enabled, allowing use of breakout sessions while preventing unauthorized sensitive data from being shared.
      Note: This feature is dependent on a web release scheduled for July 3, 2021. 
    • Share screen to all Breakout Rooms
      When sharing screen in the main session, the host or co-host can share their screen to all active Breakout Rooms. Any active sharing in the breakout sessions are interrupted and any annotation or whiteboarding prompts the sharer to save them before viewing the shared screen from the host. Host and participants must be on version 5.7.0 or higher to utilize and see this feature.
  • Webinar features
    • Webinar File Transfer enhancement: file type and panelists restrictions
      Account owners and admins can control file sharing in webinars, disabling entirely or restricting it to webinar hosts or panelists to share files in a webinar, as well as allowing specific file types and file size.
  • Chat features
    • Improvements to chat sidebar
      Various improvements to the chat sidebar, including: Separate sections for starred messages/contacts, single- and multi-user chats, and named channels, quick access icons for @me mentions, bookmarked messages, files, and contact requests, and changing the icon for named channels to #. Lastly, starred messages will now be referred to as bookmarked messages, to differentiate from starred contacts and channels.
    • Enhanced data privacy notification for chat channels with enhanced chat encryption
      Channel members are provided additional information regarding what information can be seen by others who are not members of the channel.
  • Phone features
    • Display additional phone numbers in user contact card 
      Users that have multiple numbers associated with their profile (work number, personal number, etc) will have these additional numbers shown on their contact card, and when clicked upon, will initiate a call to that number.
    • View number of callers waiting in call queue
      Call queue members with the Power Pack add-on can view the number of callers waiting in the call queue.
    • Enhancements to invite by phone 
      Users can use search through their directory of users when inviting participants by phone. They can also enable options to play greeting before the call is connected and require the participant to press 1 before begin connected. Users with Zoom Phone can change their caller ID before inviting by phone.
    • Check connection to Zoom Phone serverUsers can access Statistics settings to check their connection to the Zoom Phone server to troubleshoot connectivity issues.
    • Enhancement to call logsIf a call queue member makes a call using the call queue’s direct phone number, the associated call log entry will show the call queue’s direct phone number. Previously, call logs only displayed the member’s direct phone number.

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements
  • Resolved an issue regarding a slight delay in virtual background when joining a meeting
  • Resolved an issue with the video playback feature and stereo audio in a video
  • Resolved an issue for a subset of users regarding presenter view of a shared Powerpoint presentation 
  • Resolved an issue regarding link preview inconsistencies

資料出處 Zoom總公司官網

Windows版本更新資訊-June 7, 2021

version 5.6.7 (1016) for Windows

Note: The client release has been delayed until June 8, 2021.

New and enhanced features

  • Meeting/webinar features
    • Active Apps Notifier 
      When someone in a meeting or webinar is utilizing any app that has access to real-time content or personal information during a meeting, participants are given real-time notice of usage. Details of which apps have access and which participant is using the app are displayed, and clicking on the app opens the Marketplace page to provide more information.
      Note: This feature is dependent on a web release scheduled for June 14, 2021, and will not visible until then. 

Resolved Issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

資料出處 Zoom總公司官網

Windows版本更新資訊-May 24, 2021

version 5.6.6 (961) for Windows

Note : The client release has been delayed until May 25, 2021.

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Additional MSI/GPO options 
      • Enable Silent Automatic Update – EnableSilentAutoUpdate
        Disabled by default in the MSI package, this option allows the desktop client to silently check for updates and install upon launching the client. This option requires the existing AutoUpdate option to be enabled, which allows the client to check for updates, and if this is disabled, EnableSilentAutoUpdate will fail.
      • Persistent Notification banners until dismissed – AlwaysShowIMNotificationBanner
        Disabled by default, this option will force on the “Show notification banner on screen until dismissed” setting within the Chat settings of the client.
      • Disable Accessing Zoom Apps in Client – DisableZoomApps
        This MSI/GPO option is disabled by default, and, when enabled, prevents access to Zoom Apps in the client. Zoom Apps is not included within this release. This option is being shared in advance so organizations have sufficient time to review, test, and deploy this setting if desired.
  • Meeting/webinar features
    • Virtual Background enhancements 
      Account admins can require users to use virtual background when their video is on, as well as set a default virtual background from the default or custom uploaded options. If the device does not meet the system requirements for virtual background, the user is not able to turn on their video.
    • Enhanced data privacy notices for live streaming 
      Participants are notified when live streaming begins regarding who can see, save, and share the information before they provide it.
    • Improved low-light adjustment for backlit environments 
      Participants with a backlit environment are brightened while the lighting behind them is unaffected.
    • Enhanced 3D transformation of video filters 
      Improvements to video filter rendering, providing better 3D effects and transformations when applied to face.
  • Meeting features
    • Enhanced data privacy notices for archived meetings 
      When joining a meeting that is being archived or archiving begins, participants are notified regarding who can see, save, and share the information before they provide it.
  • Webinar features
    • Enhanced data privacy notices for panelists and unmuted attendees 
      Joining as a panelist, promoted panelists, and attendees allowed to speak will be informed of the change to who can see, save, and share the information before they provide it with their increased role in a webinar.
    • Enhanced data privacy notices for joining webinar without registration 
      In-context user education for joining a webinar without registration that informs users who can see, save, and share the information before they provide it.
  • Phone features 
    • Add email address for cloud contacts 
      Users can enter an email address when adding or editing a synced cloud contact.

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements
  • Resolved an issue regarding answered anonymous questions in Q&A being visible to all, rather than just the anonymous requester 
  • Resolved an issue for a subset of users when trying to manually convert local recordings during the live session 

資料出處 Zoom總公司官網

Windows版本更新資訊-April 26, 2021

version 5.6.4 (799) for Windows

New and enhanced features

  • Meeting/webinar features
    • Immersive View
      Recreate the feel of your class or conference room by placing video participants onto a single virtual background. Participants are automatically placed onto provided scenes, but the host can upload their own custom background and adjust the arrangements as needed. This requires client version 5.6.3 or higher and works best when using Virtual Background, but not required.

Resolved issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Resolved an issue for a subset of users regarding crashes when switching audio devices 
  • Resolved an issue for a subset of users regarding an inability to end a webinar
  • Resolved an issue for a subset of users regarding connection issues when using a proxy

資料出處 Zoom總公司官網

Windows版本更新資訊-April 19, 2021

version 5.6.3 (751) for Windows

New and enhanced features

  • General features
    • Enhanced Untrusted Server Certificate alerts 
      Untrusted Server Certificate alerts will now provide additional information about the error, such as the server name on the certificate is incorrect, failed revocation check, untrusted certifying authority, or an invalid certificate or associated chain. Users will also be able to view the certificates to assist in troubleshooting.
    • Enhanced data privacy notices 
      In-context user education for various features, such as polling, Q&A, chat, whiteboard, closed captioning, and others, informs the user who can see, save, and share the information before they provide it.
    • Improved power consumption 
      Technical enhancements to improve power consumption for the Windows desktop client.
  • Meeting/webinar features
    • New annotation tool: Vanishing Pen 
      In addition to the arrow and spotlight tools, Vanishing Pen will allow the presenter to mark on the shared screen to highlight certain information, but the markings will fade away within a couple of seconds. This provides easier highlighting of information without having to undo or erase annotations.
    • Clearer Original Sound designation when on/off 
      The in-meeting/webinar button for the Original Sound feature has been enhanced to provide a clearer designation of when the feature is on or off.
    • Enhancement to screen sharing Zoom windows 
      When sharing screen and allowing Zoom windows to be seen during the share, Zoom windows can be minimized.
  • Meeting features
    • Full emoji suite for Reactions 
      Any emoji available for Zoom chat can be used as a reaction in a meeting. The host can also restrict reactions to the standard set, or allow use of the full emoji suite. This feature requires client version 5.2.0 or higher.
  • Chat features
    • Manager field available in contact card 
      When a manager is added to your Profile details, either manually or mapped through SSO, this will also be available in the desktop and mobile clients. Only users in your account will be able to view your manager in your contact card.
    • Enhancements to deactivated user visibility 
      Deactivated users will no longer be searchable, unless there is existing chat history with that user. Profile information and available interaction options will be reduced in line with their diminished user status. Deactivated users will be listed at the bottom of any contact list or group.
  • Phone features
    • Recover call history, voicemail and recordings
      If enabled by the admin, users can restore their soft-deleted history, voicemail, or recording within 30 days. After that, it will be permanently deleted from the account. This feature needs to be enabled by Zoom.
    • Support for hang up button on USB HID devices
      Users with supported USB HID devices can use the hang up button on their device to hang up the current call or decline an inbound call notification.

Resolved Issues

  • Minor bug fixes
  • Security enhancements

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