Zoom is currently UC’s preferred method for video conferencing. UC has a site license for Zoom which means it is free for all UC faculty, staff, and students.
AN IMPORTANT NOTE ABOUT ZOOM’S UNDERLYING CONCEPT: Zoom is not about conducting visual phone calls (such as in Skype for Business). Zoom is about creating a virtual “room” in which you can meet with people. So you don’t “call” someone – instead you go into a virtual meeting room and then invite them to join you.
OTHER RESOURCES FOR USING ZOOM:
Install the Zoom Outlook Connector
Start an Instant Zoom Meeting from Outlook
One Minute video Tutorials
Getting started with Zoom, and other resources
Zoom Help Center
For great time-saving tips, look up:
– Being more efficient with your technology
– Technology Information for Staff website
– The ITS Homepage and Knowledge base. (Note the tabs for Students, Staff and Visitors.)
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