Zoom - Download and Setup

Last Updated: 08/16/2017
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This tutorial is operating system independent.


The following tutorial will take you through the process of downloading and setting up the Zoom application on your desktop computer. Mobile devices can follow the same steps in order to find the application in the appropriate app store.

Step 1

Go to http://cuboulder.zoom.us  and click the Login with CU Identikey button. 

Step 2

In the Google sign in window, enter your CULoginName@colorado.edu and IdentiKey password, then click Sign in.

Step 3

You may be asked to allow for certain access from Zoom. Click Allow, if prompted.

Step 4

You will be taken to your account settings screen. To download the zoom client to your computer, either click the appropriate Download link at the bottom of the screen. You can also download it directly by visiting the Zoom Download center.

*Note: Your application should begin downloading for the operating system you are currently using.

Step 5

Zoom will open automatically once installed. You will be prompted to either Join a Meeting or Sign In. Since there is no login required to join a meeting, click the Sign In button.

Step 6

Click the Login with Google button, then enter your CULoginName@colorado.edu and IdentiKey password on the Google sign in page.

Step 7

You will be asked to allow for access settings. Click Allow.

Step 8

The full Zoom application will open and the setup is complete.

*Note: To check and set audio and video options, click the Settings button.