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Zoom unifies cloud video conferencing, simple online meetings, group messaging, and a software-defined conference room solution into one easy-to-use platform. Zoom offers video, audio, and screen-sharing across Windows, Mac, Linux, iOS, Android, Blackberry, Zoom Rooms, and H.323/SIP room systems.

Video Playback in Zoom

For optimal video playback in Zoom, simply follow these easy steps. Step 1:  Download VLC Player for video playback VLC is a free cross-platform multimedia player that plays most multimedia files as well as DVDs, Audio CDs, VCDs, and various streaming protocols. Click here to download VLC Player Step 2:…

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Hosting a Zoom Meeting

Before the Meeting   Hosting — Identify anyone who will need co-hosting privileges, such as speakers, moderators, or people you want to handle administrative tasks during your meeting. You can promote a participant to co-host once inside your meeting. See links below for more information. https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/206330935-Enabling-and-adding-a-co-host  Chat — Decide who…

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Zoom – Passcodes & Waiting Room Information

Passcodes are not required for Zoom meetings. However, it is highly recommended that you use them. Following is information about using Zoom passcodes. How will this affect my calendar invitations when scheduling meetings? If you already have a Passcode or Waiting Room on, there will be no change to how…

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Zoom Password Settings on Cloud Recordings

Recently Zoom has increased security measures in Zoom rooms. So, a password will always be required for any scheduled Zoom meeting, and for viewing any cloud recording. This is kind-of counter-intuitive in Canvas because the “Require Meeting Password” option is NOT check-marked by default. However, a random password will be…

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ZoomBombing

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Protect your Zoom session from ZoomBombing ZoomBombing is a form of online trolling whereby a person in a zoom session shares unwanted/inappropriate content with everyone in the session. Follow this guide from the official Zoom blog on how to prevent this disturbing behavior.  Zoom has changed the default screen-sharing settings…

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Zoom Video Conferencing

To download and install the Zoom Application: Click here to download Zoom client From the Download Center, click on the Download button under “Zoom Client For Meetings”. This application will automatically download when you start your first Zoom Meeting. Once the download is complete, proceed with installing the Zoom application onto your computer. If you experience any…

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