Technical requirements

Desktop requirements

Zoom can be used on a variety of desktop operating systems and browsers. These include:

  • Delivery method: Zoom desktop application or via browser (with limited functionality)
  • Compatible with the following operating systems:
    • Windows 7,8, 10, Ubuntu 12.04 or higher, Red Hat Enterprise Linux 6.4 or higher, MacOS X with MacOS 10.7 or later
  • Compatible with the following browsers:
    • Windows: IE 11+, Edge 12+, Firefox 27+, Chrome 30+
    • Mac: Safari 7+, FIrefox 27+, Chrome 30+
    • Linux: Firefox 27+, Chrome 30+


Mobile requirements

Zoom is available to use on iOS and Android devices. All SFU users need to sign in with SFU Single Sign-On (SSO).


Microsoft Outlook Plugin and Add-in

The Outlook plugin is only supported on macOS 10.14. and above. Here is the link to download. Microsoft has announced this is no longer available this summer.

The Outlook Add-in is prohibited due to security reasons.