Setting up Zoom

 Setting Up Zoom

Setting up on a mobile device

  • You do not need a Zoom account (but please know that accounts are free).
  • For a smart phone or tablet, look for the Zoom app in the app store and download.
    • “Zoom Cloud Meetings” – it’s free.
    • “Zoom for Blackberry” for Blackberry users – also free.
  • When it’s time for your meeting (class)=-0 or  one-on-one session, launch the app and click “Join a Meeting.” Enter the meeting ID to access the meeting or one-on-one session.

Setting up on a computer

  • You do not need a Zoom account (but please know that accounts are free).
  • Go to this page and download “Zoom Client for Meetings.”
  • Find “Zoom.pkg” in your downloads and double-click it to install the application.
  • When it’s time for your meeting or one-on-one session, click the link and the Zoom application will launch automatically. Or launch the Zoom application and click “Join a Meeting.” Enter the meeting ID to access the meeting or one-on-one session.

 It is easier to use a computer with a microphone and a camera than a mobile device.

Scheduling an appointment with our Calendly (calendar) system will give you access to your tutor’s Zoom room URL. You can also find your tutor’s Zoom URL by going to https://focusonlearningcenter.com/contact-tutors/.