Downloading the Zoom app

Downloading the Zoom app


Zoom unifies cloud video conferencing, simple online meetings, and group messaging into one easy-to-use platform. Our solution offers the best video, audio, and wireless screen-sharing experience across multiple platforms.

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You can download the Zoom desktop app for macOS, Windows, Linux, and Chrome Zoom Web App, as well as the Zoom mobile app for iOS and Android, from the Download Center. Additionally, you can download installers for the Zoom application and various plugins. Zoom will begin to download automatically when you start or join your first Zoom meeting.

If you're new to the Zoom platform, take a look at our getting started guide for the next steps on how to use Zoom after you have installed the Zoom application.

This article covers:

How to download the Zoom desktop app

To download the Zoom desktop app:

  1. Access the Download Center.
  2. Under Zoom Workplace Desktop app, click Download.
    At the bottom left of your screen, the Zoom installer (ZoomInstaller.exe for Windows, zoomusInstallerFull.pkg for macOS, or the 32-bit/64bit Linux installer) will automatically start downloading the Zoom desktop app. If downloading doesn’t start, double-click the Zoom installer to begin the desktop app install.
    Note: After the Zoom desktop app installation is complete, a Zoom icon will appear on your desktop.
  3. Complete the installation process.
    Note: Learn more about specific details for Linux and macOS installations.
  4. Double-click the Zoom desktop icon to begin using Zoom.

How to download the Zoom mobile app

To download the Zoom mobile app for iOS:

  1. Tap the App Store icon.
  2. In the bottom-right corner, tap Search.
  3. In the search bar, enter Zoom.
  4. Once your search results appear, tap Zoom Workplace.
  5. Tap GET.
    Zoom will start to download on your iOS device.
    Note: When the Zoom mobile app finishes the installation, the Zoom app icon will appear on your Home screen.
  6. After you finish downloading the Zoom mobile app, you can access and begin using Zoom by the following methods:
    • If you stayed on Zoom’s App Store page, tap OPEN.
    • If you exited the App Store, tap the Zoom mobile app icon on your Home screen.

If you're new to the Zoom iOS app, take a look at our getting started guide for the next steps on how to use the Zoom iOS app after you have downloaded it.

To download the Zoom mobile app for Android:

  1. Tap the Google Play icon.
  2. At the bottom of your screen, tap Apps.
  3. In the top-right corner, tap the Search icon.
  4. In the search bar, enter Zoom.
  5. Once your search results appear, tap Zoom Workplace
  6. Tap Install.
  7. Tap Accept to confirm the installation.
    Zoom will start to download on your Android device.
    Note: When the Zoom mobile app finishes the installation, the Zoom app icon will appear on your Home screen.
  8. After you finish downloading the Zoom mobile app, you can access and begin using Zoom by the following methods:
    • If you stayed on Zoom’s Google Play page, tap Open.
    • If you exited Google Play, tap the Zoom mobile app icon on your Home screen.

If you're new to the Zoom Android app, take a look at our getting started guide for the next steps on how to use the Zoom Android app after you have downloaded it.