Zoom Recording: Manually Convert Your Local File

Your zoom meeting local recording should automatically convert. However, instances like low disk-space, invalid path, or back-to-back meeting recordings may interfere with the conversion process.   

This Guide Will Help You to:

  • Manually convert your recording.

  • Troubleshoot a conversion issue

  • Seek further assistance

Manually Convert Your Recording

  1. Sign in to the Zoom Desktop App.

  2. Click the “Meeting” tab.

  3. Click the “Recorded” tab.

  4. Select the meeting topic with the local recording.

  5. Click “Convert”.

Troubleshoot a Conversion Issue

The following video shows two solutions when you are unable to manually convert your recording:

Click to access the troubleshooting video

Seek Further Assistance

For additional assistance please contact, ITRC at (208) 282 5880 or itrc@isu.edu

For more information please visit, Zoom Help Center: Troubleshooting failed conversion of local recordings.

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