Installing Zoom: Mac

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If your computer/laptop is a Mac, please follow the instructions below to get Zoom installed.

: Please make sure you’re following the correct instructions for your computer/laptop. If you need help identifying what operating system your computer/laptop uses – click here to read our Identifying Operating Systems articleOr search this link in your browser:

Installing Zoom on Mac

  1. Go to the Zoom Download page. (
  2. On the “Zoom Software Download Center” page, download the first option Zoom Client for Meetings.
    Click the blue Download button. See below.
    Zoom download button

  3. Once the download is complete, open the Finder by double clicking the icon. See the example of the Finder icon below.

  4. Once the Finder opens –
    1. Click on the Downloads folder/option on the left side of the Finder Screen.
    2. and then double-click on the Zoom.pkg file listing. See example below.
      Zoom package file

  5. In the pop-up window, click Continue to run the installer program.
    Zoom install window

  6. Follow the prompts to complete the install process.
  7. Once completed the Zoom Cloud Meetings window will display.
    Zoom sign in window


You’ve downloaded Zoom on your Mac!

Ready to join one of our Zoom classes?

Click here to learn how to join a Zoom session!

If you still need assistance with downloading Zoom on your Mac please contact your local extension office.
Onslow County residents can give us a call at 910-455-5873, MON-FRI, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. or email Emoni Burgess at
Please contact us PRIOR to your Zoom class/workshop.

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Emoni Burgess, N.C. Cooperative ExtensionEmoni BurgessCounty Operations Support Specialist Call Emoni E-mail Emoni N.C. Cooperative Extension, Onslow County Center
Updated on Jan 15, 2021
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