Registering for a Zoom Event without a Zoom account

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If enabled by the event organizer, users without a Zoom account can access and join a Zoom Event by using their email address.

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Prerequisites for joining a Zoom Event without a Zoom account

  • Zoom Events web browser:
    • Chromium Edge: 80 or higher
    • Google Chrome: 53.0.2785 or higher
    • Safari: 10.0.602.1.50 or higher
    • Firefox: 76 or higher
    • Internet Explorer: 10 or higher
      Note: Microsoft has ended support for Internet Explorer (IE) 11 on August 17, 2021. Based on this date, Zoom has ended support for IE on September 30, 2021. Users can still use Zoom on IE after this date but we will no longer be supporting IE, fixing issues related to IE, or offering any customer support related to IE.

Note: For access to the latest Zoom Events and Webinar features, we strongly recommend hosts to update to the latest version of the Zoom desktop client/mobile application.

How to register for a Zoom Event without a Zoom account

  1. Access Zoom Events.
  2. Register for the event you will attend:
    1. Click Register as Guest; a Register as Guest pop-up window will appear.
    2. In the Email field, enter your email address.
    3. Click Verify Email.
      A verification code will be sent to your email.
    4. Go to your email account and open the verification email from Zoom Events to obtain your verification code.
    5. Return to the Register as Guest pop-up window.
    6. In the Verification Code field, enter the verification code.
    7. Click Verify Email.
  3. On the Registration Order page:
    1. In the Choose Ticket section, select the ticket type you are registering for.
    2. Under Email, confirm your email address.
    3. Under Verify your date of birth, enter your date of birth.
    4. Under Registration Questions, answer all questions that require an answer; answer the optional questions that you want to answer.
      Note: The Registration Questions section appears only when required and/or optional questions are asked during the registration process.
    5. Click Confirm Registration.
  4. Check the required and/or optional boxes:
    • I agree I may be recorded or live-streamed at this event and the event host may use my image, voice, and name for commercial purposes (including for public viewing of the recording or livestream) on the Zoom Events platform.
      Note
      : This check box only applies to events that will be recorded or livestreamed.
    • If the host provided a privacy policy: I have read and agree to the Event Participant Terms of Use and Zoom's Terms of Use and acknowledge that my contact and any other information provided as part of this registration process is subject to the Host’s Privacy Notice.
    • Select one of the two boxes:
      • Remember my email and profile information from this event for future events subject to the Zoom Events Privacy Statement. This allows Zoom Events to keep the user's data.
      • Delete my email and profile information from all past events. Zoom Events will clear the user's data from the event the user is registering for and all the events the user previously registered for.
  5. Click Complete Registration.

You will receive an email with your join link to the event.

How to join a Zoom Event without a Zoom account

  1. Open your Zoom Events invitation email and click the join link.
    This will take you to the event.
  2. Click Join Event.
  3. In your email account, open the verification email from Zoom Events to obtain your verification code.
  4. Return to the join pop-up window.
  5. In the Verification Code field, enter the verification code.

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