Installing Zoom (Windows)

  1. Go to the Zoom software download page.
  2. From the “Download Center” page, click Download under Zoom Client for Meetings
    Click 'Download' to access the Zoom Download Center
  3. In the “Save As” dialog box, select the Downloads folder as the destination folder on your computer in which to save the installer file ZoomInstaller, and then click Save.  
    Save installer file to Downloads folder
  4. Once you’ve downloaded the ZoomInstaller file, double-click on the installer file in Windows Explorer to start the installation process. 
  5. If the following “Open File” pop-up window displays, click Run.
    The install process starts, as shown by the progress bar below:
  6. In the following window, click Sign In.
    Click 'Sign In'
  7. In the next window, click Sign In with SSO
    Click 'Sign In with SSO'
  8. In the next window, make sure georgetown is entered as the company domain, and then click Continue
    Enter 'georgetown' as company domain
  9. In the next window, enter your NetID and password, and then click Sign in.
    (Note:  In the example below, “jh123” is entered as the NetID.)
    Enter your NetID and password in GU login screen
  10. If you’re enrolled in Duo, you will see the following Duo screen:
    Duo screen showing authentication options
    In the Duo screen, select the desired authentication method (Send Me a Push is recommended), enter the required information, and then approve the authentication notification. (Note: If you select the ‘Push’ option, make sure to have your mobile device with you to approve the Duo authentication notification.)

The Zoom main window is displayed, as shown below:
Zoom main window

You might see the following screen (Windows Security Alert) overlayed on the Zoom main window. If you see this screen, select the first two options, as shown in the image above, and then click Allow access.
WIndows security screen

You can now schedule a meeting and invite participants, or start an instant meeting.