Zoom: Finding Class Recordings for Students

Instructions on where students can find recordings of Zoom classes in Canvas.

NOTE: Make sure that you are using the most recent version of Zoom to ensure that the information in these pages matches what you see. This documentation from Zoom explains how to check for updates. After updating, restart your computer. 


  1. Go to your Canvas Course Space
  2. Select the Zoom tab from the left side menu
  3. Navigate to the Cloud Recordings tab.

    Zoom cloud recordings

  4. Click the desired recording to access it. Recordings can be viewed online or downloaded to your computer.

Please note: as of September 8, 2020, Zoom recordings will be automatically uploaded to the associated Illinois Media Space account, and the original Zoom recording will be deleted after 30 days. After 30 days have passed you may have to contact your instructor to access course recordings.

KeywordsFind*, "Class Recording", Zoom, Transcription   Doc ID128309
OwnerMatthew M.GroupSchool of Information Sciences
Created2023-05-16 11:31:24Updated2024-05-09 14:02:14
SitesUniversity of Illinois School of Information Sciences
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