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Joining audio in Video meetings in the app desktop and web

Last updated on February 14, 2022

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Once you join a meeting, you can select different ways to join the audio of your meeting. You can also enable the auto-connect option to automatically connect to your computer’s audio when you join a meeting.

How to enable Video meeting auto connect audio

If you want to automatically connect your audio anytime you join a meeting, follow these steps:
  1. Navigate to Settings via the left-hand navigation bar.
  2. Select the Video tab from the left pane.
  3. Click on the Edit button at the far right of Video meeting settings.
Click Edit on Video meeting settings
  1. Select Audio.
  2. Under Meeting audio preferences, ensure that the box next to Automatically join audio with computer is checked.
Check Automatically join audio with computer

Joining options for Video desktop and web

When auto-connect audio is not enabled in the Video meeting settings, you can choose how to join the meeting audio using the following options:
  • Continue without audio: Do not connect to the meeting audio on your computer. You may opt to dial into the meeting using a desk phone.
  • Join audio by computer: Connect to the meeting audio using your computer.
  • Dial in: Dial in using any phone device you prefer. After dialing in, return to the app to view the meeting.
  • Call me: Have the system call the phone number you are using.
Join audio options

How to join using your computer audio

  1. In the Choose how to join audio window, click the Automatically join audio with computer checkbox if you prefer this option to be your default audio source.
  2. Select Join audio by computer.
Join audio by computer

How to dial in

  1. In the Choose how to join audio window, click Dial in.
  2. Select your Country.
  3. Using your selected phone device, call any of the indicated Dial numbers.
  4. Follow the prompt in entering the Access code and Participant ID.
Join audio by dial in

How to use call your device

To connect to your Video meeting audio via Call me, follow these steps:
  1. In the Choose how to join audio window, click Call me.
  2. Select your country.
  3. Enter your phone number in the Enter the number to call field.
  4. Uncheck the box for Remember this number if you don’t want this option.
  5. Click Call me, then accept the call on your selected device.
Join audio by call me
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