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Zoom: User Guide

Learn about the features and settings in Zoom.

Zoom is an easy-to-use platform for unifying cloud video conferencing, simple online meetings, and group messaging.

Quick Start topics

Detailed topics

Installation and settings



Manage as host

Screen Sharing


Privacy/Security Issues


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Zoom help center resources

"Zoom Bombing" Prevention and Reports

Secure your online meetings campus notice and Zoombombing prevention (Knowledge Base) page.

Zoom or Remote Classes: Available Spaces on Campus

Check out the following locations on campus to attend remote classes in peace:


The Geisel Library and WongAvery Library offer more than 30 dedicated study rooms. Spaces can be reserved in advance for your remote course.

  • The Libraries also feature plenty of first-come, first-served study space. View real-time availability to know how busy a space is before you arrive.
  • Note: The Biomedical Library Building is a great option for commuters due to its proximity to the Osler parking structure.

Computer Labs

UC San Diego maintains dozens of open-access computer labs dedicated for student use.

Other Convenient Spots

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