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How Do I Use Spotlight to Highlight my Mouse Pointer in Zoom?

The spotlight annotation is a way to highlight the mouse pointer and make it more visible while sharing a screen in a meeting.

Show Annotate Tools

While sharing the screen, click the Annotate button to show the annotation tools.

Select Spotlight Annotation

On the new toolbar that appears, click Spotlight.

Choose Type of Spotlight

Click the preferred spotlight method.

  1. The spotlight will highlight the cursor with a red dot.
  2. The arrow will replace the cursor with an arrow.

Spotlight

Arrow

Finish Annotation

Click Mouse to stop using the spotlight.  Click the exit button to leave the annotation toolbar.