Muting or ejecting one participant

You can mute an individual participant or all participants. You can also remove individual participants from the conference.

About this task

To mute or eject a single participant:


  1. From the conference screen, tap the arrow to the right of the participant.

    The Participant actions screen displays.

  2. Do one of the following:
    • To mute the participant, tap Mute.

      An announcement plays at the participant’s phone and a red microphone icon displays. The microphone icon changes to red on the chairperson’s phone ( ) .


      To mute all participants, tap this sequence:


    • To eject the participant, tap Eject.

      The participant is removed from the conference. No announcement plays on the participant’s phone.

What to do next

If you have muted any participants, unmute them before leaving the conference. Go to their Participant actions screen and tap Unmute (). Otherwise, they will be left in the muted state after you leave.