Streaming a Webinar on Facebook Workplace Follow

Overview

You can stream a Zoom Webinar live on Facebook Workplace. This allows participants to join your webinar via Zoom as a panelist or attendee or view it and comment on it via Facebook Workplace.

You can also live stream a meeting on Workplace or configure the Workplace bot to easily start or join a meeting from workplace.

Prerequisites

  • Webinar license
  • Zoom Client for Mac, version 4.1.8826.0925 or higher
  • Zoom Client for PC, version  4.1.8826.0925 or higher

Instructions

  1. Start your Webinar as the host.
  2. Click More in your webinar controls.
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  3. Choose Live on Facebook Workplace.
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    This will open Facebook Workplace in your default browser window. 
  4. Choose if you want to share to your timeline, a group, or an event. Click Next.
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  5. You will see a preview of your live stream and you can choose to enter in a comment about your live stream and a title. Click Go Live when you're ready.
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  6. You will get a window indicating that Zoom and Facebook Workplace are preparing the live stream.
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  7. Once it is streaming, you will have a notification in the upper left corner of your Zoom window.
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    It will also appear in your Facebook Workplace feed.
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  8. The live stream will automatically end when you end the webinar, or you can end it early by clicking on More and choosing Stop Live Stream.Screen_Shot_2017-09-21_at_9.12.56_PM.png 
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