The future of interpreting.

Jeenie for Zoom

Access Jeenie’s live, vetted interpreters (for 300+ languages) directly within your Zoom meetings.

Interpreting  |  Teleconferencing

Now, make every Zoom session a global conversation, without the barrier of language.

With Jeenie for Zoom, improve
communication & understanding inclusivity & accessibility productivity & engagement
in ANY meeting.

Medical Consults & Telehealth

Global Meetings & Conferences

young asian girl gets education help with jeenie interpreter

Education & Tutoring

Personal & Social Use 

Why Organizations Love Jeenie.

Smart Interpreting. Smart Design.

FAST. SEAMLESS. HUMAN.

Requirements to Use
Jeenie for Zoom.

Jeenie account

Don’t have one yet? Get one here.

Licensed Zoom account

Don’t have a licensed Zoom account? (Explore your options here.)

Zoom desktop client installed on computer.

Don’t have the Zoom client installed? Download here.

Jeenie for Zoom App installed in licensed Zoom account

Install from the Zoom App Marketplace.
Follow the step-by-step guide below.

You’re ready to use Jeenie for Zoom!

Step-By-Step Guide

Installing Jeenie for Zoom

Sign in to your Zoom account in your web browser. 

Go to Jeenie’s page in the Zoom Marketplace.

Click button to install app. 

Check the box to allow any necessary permissions and click “Allow” to begin installation.

Zoom will prompt you to Launch Zoom in the desktop client (if installed).

If desktop client is not installed, Zoom will prompt installation with a pop-up.

Using Jeenie for Zoom requires having the desktop client installed on your computer.

jeenie screenshot for zoom app setup open notification

Opening Jeenie in the Zoom Desktop Client

Navigate to Apps.

Select the My Apps tab.

Click on Jeenie in your list of installed apps.

A Jeenie login screen will appear. Log in with your Jeenie account credentials.

Adding Interpreters On-Demand During a Meeting

Important: For security reasons, Jeenie interpreters can only be added on-demand by the meeting owner.

1

Open the Jeenie for Zoom app.

Click on Apps option in the upper Zoom navigation. 

Open the Jeenie for Zoom app 

Click the “Start Interpreter Meeting Now” button.

IMPORTANT: An on-demand interpreting session for a new (unscheduled) Zoom meeting, can only take place if the meeting was initiated by clicking “Start Interpreter Meeting Now” button in the Jeenie App.

Click on Apps in the bottom toolbar of your in-call screen.

A right sidebar will appear. 
Toggle to the My Apps tab.

Select Jeenie from the list.

2

Start your Zoom meeting with Interpreting

Select the languages and scenario for your needs in the Jeenie app.

Click the “Connect with a Jeenie” button.

Invite any additional attendees to this interpreter meeting. 

Note: Depending on your account settings, you may need to admit the interpreter into the call from the meeting waiting room.

Scheduling a Jeenie Interpreter for Upcoming Zoom Meetings

(Recommended for rare languages and calls over an hour.)

jeenie app dashboard showing upcoming zoom sessions

1

Choose the upcoming meeting that you need an interpreter:

From the Jeenie app home screen in your Zoom desktop client, click “Reserve a Future Call Time.”

The Jeenie app will show your list of upcoming Zoom Meetings.

Select the meeting for which you will need an interpreter and a scheduling form will appear.

IMPORTANT: If you do not see the meeting in your Upcoming Meetings, either it has not been scheduled yet, or you are not the Meeting Owner. 

Only Meeting Owners can schedule a Jeenie interpreter for an upcoming Zoom Meeting.

Jeenie for zoom app how to schedule interpreter screenshot

2

Reserve a Jeenie interpreter:

The scheduling form will auto-populate with the date and time of the meeting you selected.

All that’s left to do is select the languages* and the Scenario!**

**The default Scenario for healthcare clients is pre-set to “Healthcare.”

Ending Your Session

There are a few ways to end an interpreting session, depending on your needs:

I need to end the interpreting session but continue my Zoom Meeting. 

 

You’ll simply need to remove the interpreter from the Zoom Meeting in one of the following ways:

1

Click the Zoom Participants Manager in the bottom toolbar and remove the interpreter(s) from the call. Be sure to un-select “Report to Zoom.”

2

Hover over the interpreter’s square, click the ellipsis ( ) icon in the top righthand corner, and select the option to remove Participant. Be sure to un-select “Report to Zoom.”

3

Click “Finish Interpreting Session” in your Jeenie app window on the right sidebar of your in-call screen and select “Remove Interpreters from Meeting.”

NOTE: Be sure to deselect “Report to Zoom” before clicking OK.

I need to end the Zoom Meeting for all participants, including the interpreter.

Ending your Zoom Meeting will automatically end the Jeenie session, too. Easy! Just be sure to click “End Meeting for All’ instead of “Leave meeting.”

end jeenie for zoom interpreting session steps

Rating Your Jeenie Experience.

When the Zoom meeting ends, be sure to rate Jeenie.

Here’s how you can rate your Jeenie interpreter and overall experience: 

1

Immediately – Right after you end the session by clicking “Rate Jeenie” when the call has ended.

2

Later – Anytime from the Call History on the Jeenie app home screen in your Zoom desktop client.

Managing Your Interpreter Sessions:

The Jeenie app homepage in your Zoom desktop client displays all of your interpreter sessions, both upcoming and past.

Here you can:

Modify scheduled interpreter sessions.

Rate past interpreter sessions you hadn’t already rated.

Cancel upcoming sessions as needed.

Refer to our cancellation policy for additional information.