Zoom is a cloud-based video conferencing platform. It is used for video conferencing meetings, audio conferencing, webinars, meeting recordings and live chat. It also allows to give or follow a live online course.

Users who are running an end-of-life version after Aug. 3 2024 will be logged out of their Zoom Client (Desktop, Mobile, and VDI) or not be able to join meetings via the Zoom Client until they update.

So please check the support article and the ZOOM status page for the table of products and corresponding minimum versions, as well as future enforcement dates.

We highly recommend you regularly update to the latest version of Zoom software by checking for updates within the Zoom client or by navigating to zoom.us/download.

The Zoom EPFL platform is accessible from https://epfl.zoom.us/
During the first connection, click on “SSO” to connect with SSO and your Gaspar credentials.

To connect from the Zoom desktop client, which you ca download from the Zoom Download Center

  1. Click on “Connect with SSO”.
  2. Enter “epfl” in the domain field.
  3. Tequila will open on your browser, you just need to enter your GASPAR credentials.

Zoom basics to deliver an online course and save it to share with students, made by CEDE and CAPE:
Moodle Zoom Essentials

Other guides and good practices are available on the page
Flexible Teaching.

Other useful link : 
Zoom pour l’éducation : 10 questions les plus fréquemment posées

  1. If you have a question or problem related to Zoom, we suggest you consult our FAQ.
  2. If you cannot find the solution to your problem, contact the Service Desk. 
    Access to the support web site
    mail : [email protected]
    phone : 021 / 63 1234

Find frequently asked questions about Zoom and solutions to common problems.