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Changing Your Display Name

What is a Display Name?

This is the name that appears on your profile across the Zoom platform, such as your profile card and in meetings and webinars.

We recommend that you change your display name to include your first name and last initial when joining a live event. This way we know who you are and how to address you!

Video Tutorials

Zoom Learning Center

"The Zoom Learning Center is a free educational platform for all users, no matter your account type or user role. The Learning Center offers a growing list of on-demand courses, live training, and short videos designed to give you just what you need when you need it. Whether you’re a new user looking for help joining your first meeting, or a Zoom Administrator setting up Zoom Phones."

Zoom Community

"The Zoom Community provides a place for our users to find answers, seek support, and receive guidance from fellow Zoom users."

Zoom Support

"We understand how important Zoom products are for keeping you connected at work, school, and in your personal life. To help maximize your experience, Zoom Support provides many self-help resources  to ensure your questions are answered."

Welcome to our Zoom Resources collection!

The Virtual Community uses Zoom for our virtual programming. It is recommended that you download the app in order participate in the live events. Below is a list of tools, resources, and tutorials to help you get started.

Zoom Resources

Zoom Knowledge Base

"Troubleshoot technical issues and access support resources by searching our knowledge base articles."

What is Zoom and how do I use it?

Zoom is a FREE video conferencing tool that we use to host online classes. Zoom will work on any desktop computer, laptop, tablet or smartphone. You can sign up for a free Zoom account at

After you are signed in, just click on any of the "Click to Join" buttons at the time of your live event to join in. You will be asked to turn on your video and audio - We love to see your faces but you do not have to turn on video. We recommend turning on audio so that you can hear us and we can hear you. 

Getting Started with Zoom

Helpful Articles

Getting Started with Zoom

"Everything you need to get started with Zoom. From downloading and installing the Zoom client for your device to instructions for using our video conference platform."

Getting Started Guide for New Users

"This quick start guide walks you through getting started with your new Zoom account, including essential steps like scheduling your first meeting, downloading the Zoom client, and updating your Zoom profile."

Using Virtual Backgrounds

What are Virtual Backgrounds?

The Virtual Background feature in Zoom allows you to display an image or video as your background during a Zoom meeting. This can provide you with more privacy or give your regular video meeting a visual flair.

Screen Sharing

What is Screen Sharing?

Screen Sharing is a feature in Zoom that allows the host and/or participants to share their screen with the rest of the meeting participants. Screen Sharing can be an easy way to show others images, videos, articles, or presentations.

Breakout Rooms

What are Breakout Rooms?

Breakout rooms allow you to split your Zoom meeting in up to 50 separate sessions. The meeting host can choose to split the participants of the meeting into these separate sessions automatically or manually, or they can allow participants to select and enter breakout sessions as they please.

Getting Started
Changing Display Name
Using Virtual Backgrounds
Screen Sharing
Breakout Rooms
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