Carnegie Mellon University

Launch Zoom

Follow the steps below to get started using the Zoom app. 

Get the Zoom App

Everything you need to do in Zoom, you can do from inside the Zoom app. Open the app to:

  • Start a meeting with video
  • Start a meeting without video
  • Join a meeting
  • Schedule a meeting
  • Share your screen

Download the App

Before you can use Zoom, you'll need to:

  • Download the software for Mac or Windows.
  • Open the installer file.
  • Click Continue to proceed with the installation.
  • Do one of the following:
    1. Click Join a Meeting to enter a meeting in progress.
    2. Click Sign In and follow the steps below to schedule your own meeting or use other Zoom features.

Note: The Zoom mobile app is available in the Appstore for iOS devices and via Google Play for Android.

Sign In To Zoom

  1. Click Sign In and choose Login with SSO.
  2. Enter cmu into the Enter your company domain field, then click Continue.
  3. Click in the browser window that displays.
  4. (optional) Check Always open these types of links with associated app
  5. If prompted, enter your Andrew userID and password to log in.
  6. The Zoom app will open and you may close the browser.