Talk:Getting Started with Zoom

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This page should function as a landing page for the following audiences and activities:

About Zoom Accounts

  • A Zoom account is only required if you want to host a meeting. You do need an account to attend a meeting.
  • Zoom Basic accounts are free and allow meetings up to 40 min.
  • Zoom Pro accounts allow for meetings longer than 40 minutes. Pro accounts can be auto-provisioned in Canvas for instructors or requested at


  • First time using Zoom in your Canvas course
    • Add Zoom to your course navigation
    • Launch Zoom first time and auto-provision your Zoom Pro account
  • Schedule a meeting in your Canvas course


  • Join a Zoom Meeting
  • Review the schedule for upcoming Zoom class meetings


  • Zoom Basic accounts have been provisioned for all staff members
  • Request a Zoom account