Skip to content Skip to site navigation

Stanford University: Install Jabber on Windows

Jabber lets you connect and collaborate with your Stanford colleagues through a variety of communication channels using your computer.

The installation and sign in instructions vary according to your affiliation. The following instructions apply to Stanford University affiliates. See Stanford Health Care: Install Jabber for Windows or Stanford Children's Health: How to Sign in to Jabber for additional instructions.

System requirements

  • Microsoft Windows 7 SP1 or later, 32 and 64 bit


  1. Download Cisco Jabber for Windows.
  2. Double-click the downloaded  CiscoJabberSetup<version number>.msi file to start the installation.
  3. Read the notices and disclaimers and then click Accept and Install.
    Click Accept and Install
  4. You may have to wait for Cisco Jabber to be installed.
    Please wait while Cisco Jabber is installed. This may take several minutes.
  5. Click Yes to allow Jabber to install software on your computer.
    Do you want the following program to install software on this computer? Click Yes to install Jabber.
  6. When the Cisco Jabber installer has completed, click Finish.
    Click Finish

Sign in

  1. After you have opened the Jabber application, the WebLogin screen appears. Enter your SUNet ID and your SUNet ID password and then click Login. Two-step authentication may also be required.
    WebLogin window

Sign out

  1. Click the Settings icon in the upper right-hand corner and then click Sign out.
    click settings icon to sign out of Jabber
Last modified April 3, 2019