To control your Attendee list and Chat windows showing during your Webinar, navigate to the additional options menu at the top of the page and click on Webinar Options:
In this sample we have the Attendee list OFF and Chat is ON.
Webinar Pro 500 and 1000 plans: Attendee list is not available to show to the Public in order to optimize your webinar experience.
You will see these options only:
When you select Private Only, Attendees will NOT be able to use Public Chat. They will only be able to send a Private chat to Presenters.
If you want an Attendee to speak or present material during your Webinar, you may promote them manually. Mouse over the icon as shown:
You can also see that you will easily know what your audience is feeling as you progress by the emoji's at the top of the attendee list.
**Remember that all Attendees in your Webinar are muted. In order for them to speak, you will need to promote them to Presenter.