Getting Started


Learn how to set up your account and use Fathom on your next Zoom, Google Meet, or Microsoft Teams meeting.

Welcome to Fathom! If you are thinking about signing up to trial Fathom, or already have, here's the guide to getting started! If you haven't already signed up, please go to Fathom.Video to sign up for Fathom.

1️⃣ First, Connect Your Calendar:

You can connect Fathom to your Google or Microsoft calendar. Currently, Fathom is only able to connect with these two calendar platforms.

Connecting to your calendar

2️⃣ Authorize Fathom

Next, you’ll be prompted to authorize Fathom. Fathom will be looking at your calendar events, so it knows when to join your meetings and can easily identify who you are meeting with (ie. Is this an internal or external meeting?)

3️⃣ Personalize Your Account

After you click "Continue", you’ll be asked a few questions that will help us tailor your account to your needs. These questions will help us connect you to the right CRM, too.

4️⃣ Download the Desktop app

The desktop app has so many added benefits (see a few listed below). You can even use Fathom on calls when you are not the host using the desktop app!

⭐ Quick Links:

  • You can download the Windows Desktop App HERE!

  • You can download the Mac Desktop App: HERE (M1) or HERE (Intel)! If you have a Mac M2, you can use the M1 download link.

5️⃣ Open the Desktop app

Open the desktop app and sign in to the app. To find the app on your computer, search for it the application called "Fathom" and open it. You'll be prompted to sign in.

6️⃣ Sign into the desktop app

Once you sign in via the desktop app you can use fathom on your very next zoom call!

📔 Take the self-serve tutorial or start a test call

Hey, we get it, sometimes you just want to learn a new product on your own. We hope we built a solid, intuitive product, but in the event, you want to learn a bit more, we've provided two great educational paths for you.

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