University of Colombo collaborates with Lanka Education & Research Network (LEARN) provide web & video conferencing (Zoom) for the university staff, which unifies video conferencing, online meetings and group messaging. If you have a Zoom account you will be able to sign in using the following buttons and if you need to configure a Zoom account please contact the administrator at helpdesk@cmb.ac.lk

  1. Click ‘Login to the Zoom’ button on https://cmb.ac.lk/zoom webpage or visit https://learn.zoom.us webpage using your browser.
  2. You will be redirected to the Zoom Video Conference webpage.
  3. If you are a first time user visit ‘Sign In’ button to setup your profile. You will be redirected to the LOGIN WITH LIAF webpage.
  4. Type the University of Colombo and select the University of Colombo field from the dropdown menu. And click ‘Continue’ button.
  5. You will be redirected to the Single Sign-On (SSO) service login page offered by University of Colombo. Enter your SSO username and password and click ‘Login’ button.
  6. It will redirect you to profile page of the Zoom. You can edit many preferences as you wish.

NOTE: To use Zoom desktop/ mobile version you need to download and install it from Zoom official website (https://zoom.us/download) as per your operating system (Zoom Client for Meeting for Windows platforms etc).

The same procedure applicable to Android, iOS platforms.

  1. Launch Zoom application from your personal computer.
  2. In Zoom Interface you can see two options.
  3. To join a meeting use first option and enter the Meeting ID or the personal link you received. Then continue.
  4. To sign in to the Zoom app select the second option. Click ‘Sign in with SSO’ button.
  5. In next interface enter ‘learn’ word in the text box (Zoom service provider of the University of Colombo). And continue.
  6. You will be redirected to the ‘Login with LIAF’ web page. Enter ‘Colombo’ and select University of Colombo from the drop down menu. Click continue.
  7. Enter your Single Sign-On (SSO) credentials and click ‘Login’ button.
  8. The Zoom app will be loaded with your University of Colombo Single Sign-On (SSO) credentials.
  1. Click ‘Login to the Zoom’ button on https://cmb.ac.lk/zoom webpage or visit https://learn.zoom.us webpage using your browser.
  2. Click on the ‘Host’ button to start a Zoom session.
  3. You will be redirected to the LOGIN WITH LIAF webpage. Enter the University of Colombo and select the University of Colombo from the drop down menu. Click ‘Continue’ button to proceed.
  4. You will be redirected to the Single Sign-On (SSO) service login page offered by University of Colombo. Enter your SSO username and password and click ‘Login’ button
  5. It will ask you to install Zoom app on your PC/ Laptop/ Mobile device. Complete the installation and it will open the Zoom application. You can add participants from the Video conferencing interface.

NOTE: You must receive a ‘Meeting ID’ or a ‘Personal Link’ from the convener to proceed.

  1. Click ‘Login to the Zoom’ button on https://cmb.ac.lk/zoom web page or visit https://learn.zoom.us web page using your browser.
  2. Click the ‘Join’ button on the Zoom Video Conference web page.
  3. Enter the Meeting ID or the Personal Link to join the meeting.

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