How to create a Zoom meeting on your phone

Mostly because of video conferencing, the Zoom platform has become so popular, because the developers have made this feature very user-friendly. If necessary, anyone can create their own online conversation, even from a smartphone, and invite other participants to it. And even a free account is enough for this. This article will show you how to host Zoom meetings from your phone. We will walk through this procedure step by step.

Detailed instructions

The whole procedure can be divided into three global stages:

  • Registration of an account in the service.
  • Directly launch your own video conference.
  • Setting it up and inviting other participants.

Of course, you still need to install a mobile application, but we have already analyzed this process in a separate instruction. So let’s move on to the main topic of the article and analyze each of the stages.

Create an account

In the Zoom mobile app without an account, you can only connect to an existing online conversation. But to create your own, you need to register.

If you already have an account, then proceed to the next section of the article.

Procedure:

  1. Open the Zoom mobile app.
  2. Now tap on the “Register” button in the lower-left corner.
  3. In the center box, enter the month, day, and year of your birth.
  4. Then, one by one, type in the appropriate fields e-mail, first and last name
  5. Check the box “I agree to the terms of service
  6. Tap on the “Next” button.
  7. Open the previously specified email address and there is a new letter in it.
  8. Click on the inscription “Activate your account”.
  9. This will bring up a browser page with a question in English. Select the answer “No” and click “Continue”.
  10. On the new page, enter the password for access and again tap on the “Continue” button.
  11. And at the end, click “Skip …”.
  12. Return to the mobile app.
  13. Click Sign In.
  14. Enter your email and password for your account and log in.
  15. Enter your email and password for your account and log in.

Start a video conference

In the main window of the application (the leftmost tab), there is a button “New conference”.

As a matter of fact, just tap on it. Disable your camera (top slider) if desired. And then click on “Start …”.

Wait for the connection to the Zoom servers. On request – provide the required permissions.

Setting up and adding other users

It’s time to invite other people to an online video chat. For this:

  1. Click on the “Participants” button at the bottom of the screen.
  2. Next, click “Invite”.
  3. Select the Copy URL.
  4. Send the copied link to other members.
  5. Wait for them to connect.

 

Alternatively, tell the person the meeting ID and access password. They are listed at the top of the window.

Let’s move on to the settings. To get to this page will come out like this:

  1. Tap on the button “Details”.
  2. Select the appropriate item in the menu:
  3. The Waiting Room will turn off at will.
  4. Adjust other parameters.

In addition, you can turn off the login password and waiting room. This is done as follows:

  1. In the application, go to the “Conferences” tab.
  2. Tap on the “Edit” button.
  3. Disable the option “Conference Password” and “On. Waiting room “.

And to start, go back to the previous page and click “Start”.

 

Outcome

We’ve provided a step-by-step guide on how to create a Zoom meeting on your phone. The developers have made it so that this function is available even on a free account, but registration is required. In addition, there are several restrictions in the base rate, including:

  • The maximum number of participants is 100 people.
  • The maximum duration is up to 40 minutes.

You can remove them if you buy one of the paid plans.

 

 

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