Instructors wanting to use their UM System Zoom account in their Canvas site will need to enable the Zoom UM System button in the site's course navigation menu.

  1. Log in with your username and password to Canvas for your campus:
  2. Click on the Canvas site where you want to use Zoom.
  3. On the course navigation menu, click the Settings button.
  4. Click on the Navigation tab (See Fig. 1).
    Canvas tabs with arrow pointing to navigation tab.
    Figure 1: Click on the Navigation tab on the top of the page.
  5. Locate the UM System Zoom button on the lower half of the page (See Fig 2).
    Canvas navigation tab menu showing arrow pointing at zoom option.
    Figure 2: Locate the Zoom UM System button.
  6. Click on the More icon (three stacked dots) and select the Enable option from the dropdown list (See fig.3).
    Canvas zoom option with arrow pointing at the enable option from three dot menu.
    Figure 3: Select Enable to move the button to the top section of the page.
  7. The button is now enabled.
  8. Optionally, position the button where you want it to appear in the course navigation menu. Click and drag the button to the new location.
  9. Click the Save button on the bottom of the page.

 Caution If you already have scheduled Zoom meetings from a different Zoom account, you will need to recreate them in your Zoom UM System button.

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