How do I join a Zoom meeting?

There are 4 ways to join a meeting:

  • With the Zoom app on your desktop

  • Through a link via your email invitation

  • From the Zoom website

  • Or via telephone dial-in

Note:  The host will have to start the meeting first so you can join or the host enables 'join before host'.

From the Zoom app:

  1. Open the Zoom app on your desktop, Start button, Zoom folder, start Zoom 

  2. Click on Sign in

  3. On right side menu Select "Sign In with SSO"

  4. Enter your username and password if prompted 

  5. Click on Join

  6. Enter the Meeting ID (this is displayed in the email invitation)

  7. You can then choose  whether to come into the meeting with your audio or video enabled or disabled

Email link:

  1. You will receive an email invitation from the meeting host

  2. Click on the link in the email (join via PC, Mac, iOS or Android)

  3. You will be taken to the meeting

From the Zoom website:

  1. Go to the zoom website (

  2. Click on Zoom Account Sign On (SSO) button

  3. Sign in with your username and password if prompted 

  4. Click on the My Meetings tab

  5. Click on the Meeting link that you want to join


Telephone dial in:

  1. You will receive an email from the meeting host

  2. It will display the Dial in number

To see more detailed instructions on how to join a meeting, go to the Zoom website


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