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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, panelists or presenter, please see the System Requirements for Staff.

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Join from the desktop app (Windows or Mac)

Join from a web browser

Join from an iOS device

Join from an Android device

Join from a Windows 8 or Windows Phone device

Join from the desktop app (Windows or Mac)

To get the most out of GoToWebinar you can download and install the full-feature desktop software on your Windows and Mac computer. See Download GoToWebinar for more information.

Operating system

Windows 7 or later
Windows Server 2008 and 2008 RT or later
Mac OS X 10.7 (Lion) or later

Web Browser

Google Chrome v39 or later
Mozilla Firefox v34 or later
Internet Explorer v9 or later
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

Join from a web browser

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

Operating system

Mac OS X 10.6 (Snow Leopard)

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**) 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 an iOS device

You can download the GoToMeeting app for iOS to schedule, start and join meetings from anywhere. You can download the GoToWebinar app for iOS to join webinars while on the go. You can download the GoToTraining app for iOS to join trainings and present from anywhere. See Join Webinars via iOS to learn more.

Operating system

iOS 7 or later

Device

iPhone 4 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 an Android device

You can download the GoToWebinar app for Android to join webinars while on the go. See

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 a Windows 8 or Windows Phone device

You can download the GoToMeeting app for Windows to join webinars while on the go.

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

 

Related

System Requirements for Staff

Organizer Quick Start

How to Log In

Find your Optimal Connection Settings (Windows)

Test your Connection, Audio or Webcam

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