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All current WP employees and students have access to Zoom with their WPUNJ logins.
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As of early May 2020, all current William Paterson employees and students have access to Zoom with their WPUNJ logins.
  
 
==Getting Started with Zoom==
 
==Getting Started with Zoom==
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''During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Zoom has published a support page that compiles useful resources for using Zoom. See https://zoom.us/docs/en-us/covid19.html for more info.''
 
''During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Zoom has published a support page that compiles useful resources for using Zoom. See https://zoom.us/docs/en-us/covid19.html for more info.''
  
The following resources are available for assistance on how to start using Zoom:
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The following support resources are available to assist with how to start using Zoom:
  
 
* Zoom's Top 20 Zoom Resources article (which includes all of resources below,) available at https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/360042982391-Top-20-Zoom-resources
 
* Zoom's Top 20 Zoom Resources article (which includes all of resources below,) available at https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/articles/360042982391-Top-20-Zoom-resources
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Additional information is also available in the Zoom 'Getting Started' article, available at https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/categories/200101697-Getting-Started.
 
Additional information is also available in the Zoom 'Getting Started' article, available at https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/categories/200101697-Getting-Started.
 
  
 
==Installing Zoom==
 
==Installing Zoom==
  
To install Zoom on a university computer, access the Zoom install from either the Software Center (Windows) or Managed Software Center (Mac.) Please note: to install software from the Software Centers while off-campus, you will need to be connected to the university's VPN.
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'''To install Zoom on a university computer''', access the Zoom install from either the Software Center (Windows) or Managed Software Center (Mac.) Please note: to install software from the Software Centers while off-campus, you will need to be connected to the university's VPN.
  
On personal computers, simply download and install Zoom from the Zoom portal at https://wpunj.zoom.us/download.
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'''To install Zoom on a personal computer''', simply download and install Zoom from the Zoom portal at https://wpunj.zoom.us/download.
  
 
==Zoom Outlook Meeting Tool on Mac==
 
==Zoom Outlook Meeting Tool on Mac==

Revision as of 09:57, 6 May 2020

As of early May 2020, all current William Paterson employees and students have access to Zoom with their WPUNJ logins.

Getting Started with Zoom

WP's Zoom portal is available at https://wpunj.zoom.us. To get started, simply login with your WPUNJ account.

During the COVID-19 Pandemic, Zoom has published a support page that compiles useful resources for using Zoom. See https://zoom.us/docs/en-us/covid19.html for more info.

The following support resources are available to assist with how to start using Zoom:

Additional information is also available in the Zoom 'Getting Started' article, available at https://support.zoom.us/hc/en-us/categories/200101697-Getting-Started.

Installing Zoom

To install Zoom on a university computer, access the Zoom install from either the Software Center (Windows) or Managed Software Center (Mac.) Please note: to install software from the Software Centers while off-campus, you will need to be connected to the university's VPN.

To install Zoom on a personal computer, simply download and install Zoom from the Zoom portal at https://wpunj.zoom.us/download.

Zoom Outlook Meeting Tool on Mac

Open Managed Software Center and install the Zoom Outlook Meeting Tool. This allows zoom meeting creations in Outlook.

There will be a popup upon installation. Click "OK" and approve.

Click OK on the Popup

When it's installed you will have a Zoom icon in Outlook.

Click the icon to open the Zoom meetings screen