For the desktop app, you can lock focus on the thumbnail video of a participant in Grid or from the film strip in Stack or Side by side view.

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Hover over the thumbnail or grid video where you want to lock a participant to, click More More icon, and then select Lock a participant to this location.

More menu opened with Lock a participant to this location highlighted
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If you know the name of the participant you want to lock to that location, enter it in the search bar or select it from the participant list.

You can lock focus on the first 6 thumbnail videos.

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To unlock the window, hover over it and click Unlock participant for this location Unlock participants for this location icon.

You can only lock the video of a participant if you're the host, and you can only lock it for everyone in the meeting.

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Tap the video of the participant you want to lock in view, and then tap Lock Video for Everyone.

A pin icon appears next to the name of the participant whose video you locked. Once you lock the video, participants can't lock the video on anyone else.
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To unlock the participant video, tap the participant, and then tap Unlock Video for Everyone.

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Tap the video of the participant you want to lock in view.

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Tap Lock video for me to the lock the video of the participant for yourself.

Selecting Lock video for me

If you're the host, you can tap Lock video for everyone to lock the video of the participant for everyone in the meeting.


 

If the host has already locked the video on a participant, participants can't lock the video of anyone else.

A pin icon appears next to the name of the participant whose video you locked.
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To unlock the participant video, tap the participant, and then tap Unlock video for me or Unlock video for everyone.

Selecting Unlock video for me