In this article, we will discuss how to join an instant meeting through an email invite, an instant messaging invite, from the browser, from the Zoom desktop and mobile application, from a landline or mobile phone, and with a H.323 or SIP device.

Before joining a Zoom meeting on a computer or mobile device, you can download the Zoom app from   our Download Center . Otherwise, you will be prompted to download and install Zoom when you click a join link.

You can also   join a test meeting   to familiarize yourself with Zoom.


  • Each meeting has a unique 9, 10, or 11-digit number called a   meeting ID   that will be required to join a Zoom meeting
  • If you are joining via telephone, you will need the   teleconferencing number   provided in the invite.
Procedure :
  1. Open the Zoom desktop client.
  2. Join a meeting using one of these methods:
    • Click   Join a Meeting   if you want to join without signing in.
    • Sign in to Zoom then click  Join.
  3. Enter the   meeting ID   number and your display name.
    • If you're signed in, change your name if you don't want your   default name   to appear.
    • If you're not signed in, enter a display name.
  4. Select if you would like to connect audio and/or video and click  Join .