Zoom instructions for students or guests

You do not need to have a Zoom account to attend another person’s scheduled meeting, but you will need to install the Zoom client.

Things users will need to attend a Zoom video conference:

  1. PC or Mac
  2. Internet connection. A wired internet connection is usually more reliable than wireless
  3. Webcam or Built-In Webcam
  4. Headset or Headphones or Speakers. A headset or headphones is preferred to speakers
  5. Microphone or Webcam Microphone or Built-In Microphone. A headset with a microphone is preferred to a webcam microphone or built-in microphone

Instructions for new guest users:

  1. Go to this link to download the Zoom app: http://zoom.us/download  and click “Download” under Zoom Client for Meetings
  2. Run the installer that was downloaded. Zoom will take a moment to install and the application will start running once the installation is finished
  3. Click on the “Join a Meeting” button
  4. Enter the Meeting ID for your meeting. The Meeting ID will be provided by the Host / Moderator of the meeting, or it may be listed in the calendar invitation
  5. Enter your name how you would like it to appear
  6. Click “Join”
  7. Click “Join Audio”

If you are having trouble with audio or video, see the troubleshooting guide.

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