Students: Connecting to a Zoom Meeting in a Canvas Course

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This article outlines the steps required to join a Zoom meeting in a Canvas Course.

Students: Please login with your existing myGate username and password at prior to participating in courses provided at Murray State through Canvas or otherwise.

1. Navigate to the course in which the Zoom Meeting is scheduled - keep note of the date(s) and time(s) specified by your instructor for your Zoom Meeting(s).

2. In the Course Navigation menu on the left-hand side of the screen, select "Zoom"

3. Find the appropriate meeting and select "Join" to the right of the Meeting ID.


4. The first time you use Zoom, you will be prompted to download & run Zoom, which will install the application necessary to connect to Zoom meetings to your computer. After the initial download, you will be prompted to "Open Zoom Meetings," after which you will be connected to the Zoom Meeting.



Note: If you are unable to join a Zoom Meeting using a computer, please refer to the article and follow the steps for Joining a Zoom Meeting by Phone.

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