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Using Zoom

Follow the instructions presented below to begin using Zoom.
If you encounter other questions please refer to the following avenues of support.

How to Zoom YouTube Channel
Zoom Help Center
IT Services Support


Starting or joining Zoom meetings

You can start or join Zoom meetings using any of the following methods. Begin by choosing a primary method for using Zoom to get started.


Moodle

  1. Sign in as an instructor, go to the course, and turn on editing in the course.
    Turn editing on 

 

2. Add an activity to the course.

Add an activity to your course

3. Choose External tool

.External tool

4. On the “adding a new External tool” page, choose the existing Zoom Video Conferencing (or whatever you named the tool) and save the setting.

Zoom video conferencing

5. Click **Save and return to course **

After saving the configuration, the instructor can click the activity to launch Zoom LTI Pro.

Launch Zoom

With Zoom LTI Pro, the instructor can schedule course meetings and view their meeting list. The students will be able to view the meetings that are scheduled for the specific course.


Desktop app

  1. Download the Zoom client for meetings.  (For faculty/staff computers on campus, the Desktop app should already appear as an icon on the desktop.) Choose to Sign in with SSO and use your OBU email username and password to sign in. Type OBU when asked for the company domain. (See images below)
  2. Start or join a meeting using a desktop app

Web browser (works best in Chrome)

  1. Log in to obu.zoom.us. Use your OBU email username and password to sign in.
  2. Start or join a meeting using a web browser

Mobile device

Download the Zoom Cloud Meetings app (App Store, Google Play). Be sure to sign in with SSO. Use your OBU email username and password to sign in. Type OBU when asked for the company domain. (See images below)

  1. Start or join a meeting with iOS
  2. Start or join a meeting with Android

 

 

OBU Zoom sign in


Webcam Help

If you need to set up a webcam view Setting up a desktop webcam  When prompted, log in with your OBU email and username to see the video



 

 
 

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