GoToWebinar Features FAQs
Review frequently asked features questions.
On the Manage Webinar page, click Edit in the Registration Setup section to manage registration:
- Add additional registration fields (first name, last name and email address are always required)
- Create your own registration questions
- Set the approval process
- Set up registration notification emails
Using the GoToWebinar Dashboard, you can easily check attendance patterns and monitor attentiveness by viewing the status bars at the top. Green bars indicate 100% session attentiveness, yellow bars indicate mediocre attentiveness and red bars indicate lack of attentiveness. You can also see the number of open questions and hands raised at any time.
The Chat feature allows organizers to send private messages to panelists or broadcast messages to all attendees. The Q & A feature allows attendees to type and send questions to organizers and panelists who can respond with answers privately or to the entire audience.
Question and answer sessions are automatically saved and ready for viewing in the Attendee Report 2 hours after the session's scheduled end time.
Yes. Organizers may invite additional presenters to a session as panelists. During a session, panelists are able to speak to the audience or share content from their own computers.
Yes, you can change your registration settings from automatic approval to manual approval so that you can view all registrants and either approve or deny them before they receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to join the session.
Yes. GoToWebinar allows organizers and panelists on Windows computers to use Drawing Tools to highlight and annotate their presentation. These tools include highlighter, pen, spotlight and arrow functions.
Yes. Organizers can create Polls and Surveys before the session begins on the Manage Webinar page. GoToWebinar organizers can also launch on-the-fly Polls during a session and include a Survey immediately after the session or in attendee follow-up emails.
With GoToWebinar's screen-sharing technology, there's no need to upload your presentation before your event. Just run it on your desktop and share your screen.
A presenter on a Windows computer can share a single application, program, monitor or window by clicking the Show My Screen button on the Control Panel and then selecting which application to share.