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Zoom is available on a trial basis for the '20-'21 academic year.


You need to use the Zoom client to view and participate in polls. If you only use the browser interface, you won't have access to the polls.
Go to the Zoom download center to download the latest client.

  1. All hosts have the ability to set up polls.

  2. To launch polling, the host must be using the Zoom Client for Meetings desktop application on PC, Mac, or Linux
  3. The meeting or webinar must be scheduled - you cannot use polling in Instant Meetings
  4. Only the original meeting or webinar host can use polling. If host control is transferred to another participant, the new host will not have polling ability
  5. Attendees using the desktop application or the Zoom mobile app will be able to participate in polling, but those using a web browser (such as Chrome or Firefox) are unable to view or participate in polls.
  6. See this Zoom FAQ for more details.