Video communications platform for virtual video and audio conferencing.
Zoom is a cloud-based video communications app that allows you to set up virtual video and audio conferencing, webinars, live chats, screen-sharing, and other collaborative capabilities. You don’t need an account to attend a Zoom meeting, and the platform is compatible with Mac, Windows, Linux, iOS, and Android, meaning nearly anyone can access it.
Zoom For You
Zoom is for you. Here to help you connect, communicate, and express your ideas so you can get more done together. Zoom is trusted by millions of enterprises, small businesses, and individuals, just like you.
You probably know Zoom for their meetings, but there’s a whole lot more Zoom to discover. See how the Zoom platform helps you express ideas, reach new audiences, and power modern workflows so you can get more done together.
Simplified video conferencing and messaging across any device
Built for modern teams
Easily schedule and join meetings from your existing email or calendar application.
Host webinars that put your presenters, not presentation slides, front and center
Connect with large audiences from anywhere in the world and from any device using Zoom Video Webinars. Scale up to 50,000 people including 100+ interactive video panelists without sacrificing audio and video quality. With customizable setup, registration, and live streaming, you can broaden your reach with internal and external audiences.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
A Zoom account is not required if you are strictly joining Zoom Meetings as a participant. If someone invites you to their meeting, you can join as a participant without creating an account. However, if the host has restricted joining meetings using authentication profiles, then the participant will need a Zoom account to access the meeting.
A Zoom account is only required if you need to create your own meetings and send invitations to participants. Having a Zoom account allows you to create your own Instant Meetings or Schedule Meetings. An account also allows you to access your personal settings, where you can update your profile or upgrade your plan at any time.
A licensed user has either a free or paid meeting license and can schedule meetings with participants based on the capacity their plan allows. A Participant is an invitee in a meeting scheduled by someone with a meeting license. A Participant does not require a Zoom account nor license in order to join a meeting and can join for free. Participants can join a meeting from their phone, desktop, mobile and tablet devices.
You can host an unlimited number of meetings but if you would like to have more than one meeting concurrently, you will need additional meeting licenses.
All plans allow up to 100 participants by default in each meeting (up to 1,000 with Large Meeting add-on).
To host a webinar, you need to be a licensed user and have a Zoom webinar license. After purchasing your webinar license, you can schedule your webinar on the Webinars page of the Zoom web portal. When it’s time to start your webinar, you can start it from the Webinars page of the Zoom web portal or from the Meetings tab of your Zoom client.
All Zoom hosts can record locally to their computer unless this feature has been disabled by their Zoom account owner or admin. Hosts who are Licensed can also record to the Zoom cloud. In a Zoom meeting, press Record to start the recording.
By default, local recordings are saved to your documents folder. Cloud recordings can be found on the Recording page of your Zoom web portal.
Pointstar provides company billings for your subscriptions. You may pay using your corporate account via bank transfer or cheque.