When opening a Zoom link, the browser does not prompt to use the native Zoom app?

Modified on Tue, 01 Dec 2020 at 09:35 AM

When Zoom opens externally via a browser, you should get prompted to use the Zoom app or alternatively choose to use the web client. Learn more (includes screenshots)


or on MacOS

  1. Update Chrome to the latest version (must be above version 86)
  2. Run the following command in terminal (Press Command + Space > type in terminal > hit enter to open the terminal.app, then copy the following text > paste it into terminal > hit Enter)

    defaults write com.google.Chrome ExternalProtocolDialogShowAlwaysOpenCheckbox -bool true
  3. Quit Chrome

  4. Restart Chrome

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