Activate a poll

Slido is available in Webex Meetings and Webex Webinars. You use can Slido in Webex Meetings on version 41.6 and later sites, and in Webex Webinars on version version 41.9 and later sites. Slido polls and Q&A in webinars are available for up to 10,000 attendees, while quizzes are available for up to 5,000 participants.

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


During a meeting or webinar, 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 Launch Activate poll beside the poll.

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

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


(Optional) Click Close voting Close voting when you want to lock 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.