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Zoom on Desktop: A Tour of Zoom


Learn about Zoom’s basic functions, and what you need to know as you prepare for your virtual meeting.

Since the COVID-19 pandemic, virtual court has allowed for the courts to continue operations online via meeting platforms such as Zoom. Virtual court has allowed for the protection of public health, a reduction in court costs, and an increase to public accessibility. This article will discuss Zoom, one of the most commonly used digital conferencing platforms, as well as everything you need to know to prepare for a virtual hearing on Zoom.

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How do I download Zoom?

You can access Zoom’s desktop client by visiting Zoom’s Download Center. If you are using a desktop, you should download the “Zoom Desktop Client”.  

Further, clicking a Zoom invitation link will take you to Zoom’s website. From there, you will be prompted to download the desktop client. 

Downloading & Updating the Zoom Desktop Client

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