Activate a poll

Slido is available in Webex Meetings on version 41.6 and later sites. It's also available in Webex Events (new) for plans with capacities of up to 5,000 host licenses on version 41.9 and later sites. This feature is available on an independent release cycle. Check to see when it will be available on your site. To find the version that you're using, see Find your Webex Meetings version number.

To activate a quiz, see Activate or deactivate a quiz in Slido.


During a meeting or event, go to Apps > Slido.


Select the Slido that contains the poll.


If you select the wrong Slido, click > Switch event.


On the Polls tab, click Activate poll Activate poll beside the poll.

If you activated a survey, click Next question to show the first question to participants.

As participants send their answers, you'll see the poll results update.


(Optional) Click Hide results Lock voting if you don't want to show the poll results to participants, for example, maybe you don't want participants to see the answer to a multiple choice poll.


(Optional) Click Lock voting Hide results when you want to close the voting.

Participants won't be able to vote or change their mind even though the poll is still activated.


Click Deactivate poll Deactivate poll when you want to end the poll and stop showing it to participants.