How to Enable Recording on Zoom

How to Enable Recording on Zoom

UCLA Central IT used to have the record function enabled by default in Zoom, but as of 3/26/2020, they set the default to have it disabled. The UCLA tech community has requested that the default be reverted back, but until that gets approved, below are the 3 steps for turning it back on:


  1. Go to

  2. Login with your UCLA Single-Sign-On (SSO) information

  3. Set “Local Recording” to “on”. Your settings should look like the image below.

Zoom settings webpage

For any additional questions please contact the HumTech Service Desk.