Jabber - Setup for Mac

This article covers the installation process for Cisco Jabber on a Mac.

Campus Mac
1.  Open Self Service app
2.  Search for Jabber
3.  Click Install button

Personal Mac
1.  Download the Cisco Jabber Mac installer from here. Note: If prompted, allow the download.
2.  Find the Cisco Jabber Mac package in Downloads and double-tap to start installing.  
Cisco Jabber Downloads Start Install

3.  Select Continue on the Welcome to the Cisco Jabber Installer window.  
Continue to Install

4.  Select Continue on the Software License Agreement window.

5.  Select Agree on the popup window.  

6.  Select Install.

7.  Enter your Mac password.  You will need to be a local administrator.  
Enter Password

8.  When it's finished installing, select Close.  

9.  You may click Move to Trash for the installer when prompted.
 Move to Trash 

10.  Open Applications folder in Finder and double -tap Cisco Jabber.  

11.  Click Allow for the notifications prompt in the upper right hand corner of the screen.  

12.  Enter your UWGB email address and select Continue.
Enter UWGB email, then Continue

13.  Enter your UWGB password and select Sign In.  
Enter password

14.  Select OK to the Access Required popup window.
Access Required

15.  Select Open System Preferences on the Screen Recording popup window.
Open System Preferences

16.  In System Preferences window, check the box for Cisco Jabber.  Note: If you already had another page open in System Preferences, then you will need to go back to the categories, select Security & Privacy, then click the Privacy tab, then click on Screen Recording in the left list and check the box for Cisco Jabber on the right.  
Check Box for Cisco Jabber

17.  Select Quit Now in the popup window.  
Quit Now

18.  Open Cisco Jabber application again.  

19.  Select the Jabber menu and select Preferences.  
Open Cisco Jabber

20.  On the General tab, you may want to check the box to Start Cisco Jabber when my computer starts.
Open Cisco Jabber at Startup

21.  Select the Audio/Video icon at the top of the Preferences window.  

22.  Select OK on the Cisco Jabber would like to access your microphone window.  
Allow Microphone Access

23. Select the Video tab at the top. 
Note: If you plan to use a headset or something other than the built-in microphone or speakers, you can change them on this Audio tab.  
Change Audio/Video Settings

24.  Select OK on the Cisco Jabber would like to access your camera window.  
Allow Camera Access

25.  Select the red circle to close the Preferences window

26.  Select the computer and phone icon at the bottom of the contacts list.  

27.  Change Device for Calls to Computer.  
Change device for calls