How to start an instant meeting with Zoom

There are 2 types of meetings in Zoom, Meet Now (Instant Meetings) and Scheduled Meetings.

Below are instructions to start an Instant meeting in Zoom

Organsiser's Computer

  • In your preferred browser go to
  • Click on Host
  • When prompted type in you school username and password then Sign in
  • If this is the first time you have used Zoom it will now be downloaded otherwise click on Open
  • Click on Join with Computer Audio
  • Click on Invite then Default Email and select then send users you wish to invite.

Invitee's Computer

  • Click on link to meeting
  • If this is the first time using Zoom it will be automatically downloaded and started otherwise click Open Zoom
  • Select Join with Computer Audio