Note: Polls are tied to each individual meeting. If your meeting is recurring, your poll question will be available for all recurring meetings.

Create a poll in Zoom via Web browser:

  1. Go to and log in to Zoom 

  2. Go to the Meetings page and click on your scheduled meeting. If you do not have a scheduled meeting, schedule a meeting now. (You can only create polls in a scheduled meetings) 
  3. Click on the Meetings tab then click the title of the meeting. Scroll to the bottom to find the Polls. Click create to begin creating the poll.
  4. Enter a title and question.
    • (Optional) click ... and check the box to make the poll anonymous, which will keep the participant's polling information anonymous in the meeting and in the reports. 
    • Select whether you want the question to be single choice(participants can only choose one answer) or multiple choice question(participants can choose multiple answers).
  5. Type in the answers to your question and click Save at the bottom.
  6. If you would like to add a new question, click Add a Question to create a new question for that particular poll.

  7. You can add more polls by repeating Step 2.

You can also create a poll by clicking Polling during the meeting. This will open up your default web browser where you can add additional polls or questions. 

Create a poll in Zoom via desktop app:

  1. Lanuch the Zoom app and sign in to Zoom 

  2. Click Meetings tab and start the meeting 

  3. Click Polls and click create. It will open a new window. Please follow the above steps 3 to create a polls. 

Note: You can only create a max of 50 polls for a single meeting.