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System Requirements for Attendees

You can easily attend a session from anywhere, anytime using a compatible computer or mobile device!

Note: If you are an organizer, panelist or presenter, please see the System Requirements for Staff.

Join by downloading on Windows or Mac

To get the most out of GoToWebinar, you can download and install the full-featured desktop software on your Windows and Mac computer. Learn more.

You can also check your system's compatibility automatically, or visit our Get Ready for Your First Webinar page.

Operating system

Windows 7 – Windows 10
Mac OS X 10.9 (Mavericks) – 10.11 (El Capitan)

Web Browser

Google Chrome v34 or later
Mozilla Firefox v34 or later
Internet Explorer v8 or later
Microsoft Edge
Apple Safari v6 or later

Internet connection1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
Software

GoToWebinar desktop app
JavaScript enabled

Hardware

2GB or more of RAM
Microphone and speakers (USB headset recommended**) if unmuted by the organizer

 

Note: When you click the Download button below, you will be launched into a test session.

Windows

Install Instructions

Mac

Install Instructions

Join from a web browser (no download required)

Using the GoToWebinar Instant Join app, you can join webinars entirely within your web browser (rather than installing and using the GoToWebinar desktop app). Learn more.

Operating system

Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard)
Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion)
Linux / Ubuntu
Google Chrome OS (Chromebook)

Web Browser

Mozilla Firefox v34 or later
Google Chrome v39 or later

Internet connection

1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended)
3G connection or better (WiFi recommended for VoIP audio) for Chromebooks

SoftwareNone
Hardware

Microphone and speakers (headset recommended**)

Note: You will only need this if unmuted by the organizer.

**Note: Most devices have built-in speakers, but you will get much better audio quality while using VoIP if you use a headset. You can also use your phone to dial in to the audio connection.

Join from iOS

You can use the GoToWebinar app for iOS to join webinars while on the go! Learn more.

Operating system

iOS 8 or later

Device

iPhone 4s or later
iPad 2 or later

Internet connection3G connection or better (WiFi recommended for VoIP audio)
Software

Free GoToWebinar App from the App Store

Hardware

Microphone and speakers (headset recommended**) if unmuted by the organizer

Join from Android

Download the GoToWebinar app for Android to join webinars while on the go. Learn more.

Operating system

Android 4.0 (Ice Cream Sandwich) or later

Internet connection3G connection or better (WiFi recommended for VoIP audio)
Software

Free GoToWebinar App from the Google Play Store

Hardware

Microphone and speakers (headset recommended**) if unmuted by the organizer

Join from Windows Phone

The GoToMeeting app for Windows Phone allows you to host and schedule meetings while on the go, as well as attend meetings and webinars. Learn more.

Operating system

Windows Phone 8 or later
Windows 8 RT or later

Internet connection

1 Mbps or better (broadband recommended) for computers
3G connection or better (WiFi recommended for VoIP audio) for mobile devices

Software

Free GoToMeeting App from the Windows Store

Hardware

Microphone and speakers (headset recommended**) if unmuted by the organizer

**Note: Most devices have built-in speakers, but you will get much better audio quality while using VoIP if you use a headset. You can also use your phone to dial in to the audio connection.

 

Related

System Requirements for Staff

Organizer Quick Start

How to Log In

Test Your Network Settings (Windows)

Join a Test Session