Educational Technology User GuidesZoom Using Break Out RoomsFor Participants: Attending a Zoom Breakout Room Meeting (Tufts and non Tufts)

For Participants: Attending a Zoom Breakout Room Meeting (Tufts and non Tufts)

To ensure that your class runs as smoothly as possible, it is important that you are logged into the  Zoom App with your @tufts.edu account. Follow these steps to ensure that your break out room assignment is a quick as possible.

Note:  even if you are logged into canvas, or logged into the website with your @tufts.edu account, you may not be logged into your @tufts.edu account in the app on your computer.

Open the Zoom App on your computer and click on the initials in the upper right

Check your account

You should see the email adress of the account that your host is expecting. This will be your @tufts.edu account (if you are a member of the Tufts community) or the email your host has been communicating with you.

Click on 'Switch Account' if needed

Sign in

Do not use the email and password boxes to sign in if you are a tufts user.

If you are a Tufts user enter 'tufts' into the company domain box
Be sure you are in the "Home" tab
Click 'Join'
Enter the Meeting ID that you were given from your instructor