You can have a videoconference in your office or home using desktop videoconferencing. Desktop videoconferencing gives you the ability to participate in videoconferences without having to go to a purpose-built room or purchase expensive equipment. Generally all that is required to attend a desktop videoconference is:

  • a reasonably up-to-date computer or mobile device
  • webcam or camera function
  • microphone
  • speaker
  • a broadband internet connection

Zoom is the free Otago-supported desktop videoconferencing option for staff and students. See the Zoom Support blog for more information about this service:

Last updated 24/07/2019 05.02 PM
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