Install and Get started with Zoom

UTRGV Computers

  1. Windows: Search for and launch the Software Center app.
    MAC:  Search for and launch the Self Service app.
  2. Search for and click on Zoom Client and Outlook Plugin.
  3. Click Install.
  4. Follow all remaining prompts to complete the installation.

Personal Computers  

  1. Go to
  2. Click Download under Zoom Client for Meetings and Microsoft Plugin.
  3. Open the download files.

Sign in to Zoom

  1. Open Zoom application. 
  2. Click Sign In.
  3. Click Sign In with SSO.
    • Leave utrgv in the company domain field.
  4. Enter your UTRGV email and password.
  5. Click Launch Zoom if necessary. 

Join a meeting without installing the Zoom client

  1. Go to
  2. Click Join.
  3. Enter the meeting ID.
  4. Download the Zoom browser plugin.
    • NOTE: The download does not require administrator privileges. 

Add a Zoom Link to Course in Blackboard (Link Blackboard course to Zoom)

View Setting up Zoom on a Mobile Device

Interpreting Services for Zoom Meetings

Using closed captioning with Zoom

Sharing Cloud Recordings with Zoom

Zoom's awesome on-demand video tutorials.  For each lesson, click on Learn More to view text instructions.

Schedule a Zoom Meeting - Quick Start Guide.

Zoom meetings allow a maximum of 300 participants.  For more than 300 participants, please consider using Microsoft Teams Live Events.



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