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Zoom video calling OAuth configuration

To use the Zoom integration on a self-hosted installation, you’ll need to register a custom Zoom app as follows:

  1. Select Build App at the Zoom Marketplace.

  2. Create an app with the OAuth type.

    • Choose an app name such as “ExampleCorp Zulip”.

    • Select User-managed app.

    • Disable the option to publish the app on the Marketplace.

    • Click Create.

  3. Inside of the Zoom app management page:

    • On the App Credentials tab, set both the Redirect URL for OAuth and the Whitelist URL to https://zulip.example.com/calls/zoom/complete (replacing zulip.example.com by your main Zulip hostname).

    • On the Scopes tab, add the meeting:write scope.

You can then configure your Zulip server to use that Zoom app as follows:

  1. In /etc/zulip/zulip-secrets.conf, set video_zoom_client_secret to be your app’s “Client Secret”.

  2. In /etc/zulip/settings.py, set VIDEO_ZOOM_CLIENT_ID to your app’s “Client ID”.

  3. Restart the Zulip server with /home/zulip/deployments/current/scripts/restart-server.

This enables Zoom support in your Zulip server. Finally, configure Zoom as the video call provider in the Zulip organization(s) where you want to use it.