Adding a co-host to meetings with ability to start the meeting

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How do you add a co-host (co-organizer) to a meeting, so that if the host (organizer) is not available, the co-host can start the meeting?
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Posted 7 months ago

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Hello Beth,

Here is some information regarding the Co-Host ability. There is also this article.
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From what I understand a Ring Central co-host is not the same as a GoToMeeting type co-organizer.  A GTM Co-Organizer can start and run your meeting even if you are on vacation and un-able to attend.  A RC co-host can only be assigned after the host has started the meeting. Is that correct?
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Hey Jeff, correct. At this time the Meeting has to be engaged for you to assign a Co-Host. I don't have a firm ETA but I know that we are looking at improving this functionality, you can learn more on this thread :)
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Any updates? @Saadet
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Hey Michael, I haven't heard anything new yet. Make sure to follow that other thread in order to receive updates :)