Documentation for Zoom video conferencing.

Articles (18)

Pinned Article Getting Started with Zoom

Zoom is a cloud-based videoconferencing tool for audio- and videoconferencing, chat, webinars, hosting large meetings, and more. Learn how to join a Zoom meeting, adjust your audio and video settings, use meeting controls, and share your screen

Pinned Article Installing the Zoom Application

Learn how to install the Zoom application on your computer or mobile device.

Pinned Article Tips for the Best Zoom Experience

To ensure you have the best experience using Zoom, follow these 5 tips.

Pinned Article Zoom Terminology

Learn about the terminology used for Zoom

Install Microsoft Outlook Plugin for Zoom

Learn how to install the Microsoft Outlook plugin so you can schedule Zoom meetings directly from your Outlook application

Install Zoom Add-in for Outlook Web App (OWA)

Learn how to add the Zoom for Outlook add-in to your Outlook Web App.

Preventing Zoombombing

Learn how to prevent and respond to Zoombombing — the disruption of a Zoom class or meeting with racist, misogynistic, or vulgar messages or images.

Zoom Account Types and Eligibility

Zoom is now available for use university-wide. This article explains the different Zoom account types and who has which type.

Zoom Training Videos and Webinars

This page contains information about Zoom's own training videos and webinars about Zoom.

Zoom: How to Record Meetings

How to record your Zoom meeting, either locally or in the Cloud.

Zoom: How to Share Meeting Scheduling and Hosting Responsibilities

Zoom allows other designated users to schedule, start, and host meetings on your behalf.

Zoom: How to Use Virtual Backgrounds

Learn how to use the Virtual Background feature to display an image or video as your background during a Zoom meeting. You can also download UO custom backgrounds from this page.

Zoom: How to Verify Your Account is in the UO HIPAA Environment

Learn how to determine if your UO Zoom account is on the Zoom HIPAA environment.

Zoom: Scheduling Meetings

Learn how to schedule a Zoom meeting through Outlook and through the Zoom website.

Zoom: Using Automated Transcripts (Captions) for Recordings

Learn how to enable and disable captioning (automated transcripts) for your Zoom recordings.

Zoom: Using Breakout Rooms

Learn how to use and manage Zoom Video Breakout Rooms.

Transition an existing Zoom account to UO's Zoom service

On March 23, 2020, or shortly thereafter, UO students and employees who have existing Zoom accounts with zoom.us that are associated with their @uoregon.edu email address will be prompted to choose to either 1) Transition those accounts into UO's new enterprise Zoom service or 2) Change the email address associated with the account. This page provides instructions for both options.