Members: How to join a Topic or Group

As a member, you can create a video to submit to your lead in a few easy steps!

Step 1:  Locate the join information from your lead 

Your lead has given you one of these ways to join the right discussion: 

Flipgrid works on most web browsers and mobile devices. We recommend Microsoft Edge or Google Chrome for the best web experience.  For easy access to Flipgrid, download the Flipgrid extension.  On mobile devices, download the free Flipgrid app for iOS and Android devices. 

Step 2:  Join the discussion

Get to your lead's discussion by using the link or code provided by your lead in step 1. 

  • If you were given a join link, click on that link. 
  • If you were given a Join Code, go to your web browser and enter  You’ll see an area to enter a Join Code.  Type the Join Code and press enter on your keyboard.  On a mobile app, enter the code.
  • If you were given a QR code, scan the QR code with your device camera or Flipgrid mobile app. 

You’ll see a prompt to log in, enter an username, or a password. If your username or password are not working, be sure to double-check the case and space sensitivity. 

Tip – If you’re prompted to log in, choose Google if your school uses Google Classroom, Docs, and Drive.  Choose Microsoft if your school uses Word, OneDrive, or Microsoft Teams. 

Step 3:  Record and Submit 

Once you’ve joined, you’ll see your lead’s Topic, or discussion prompt. Follow the instructions and when you’re ready to record, click the red Record a Response button or the Flipgrid logo for the camera to start. 

When you're in the Flipgrid camera, you can record a video in these 4 easy steps:

  1. Tap to record - Tap the record button on the bottom to start. Add fun stickers, filters, text, and more. Tap the arrow on the bottom right to advance. 
  2.  Review your video - Trim, split, rearrange, or add more. Tap the arrow in the bottom right to advance. 
  3.  Take a selfie - The selfie will be the cover image for your video. Tap the arrow in the bottom right to advance. 
  4.  Submit your video - Edit your name, add a title, or attach a link. Then submit! 

The Flipgrid camera offers a lot of fun and creative ways for you to share your ideas and voice! Check out all the camera features here, learn how to import a custom video or how to include a screen recording. 

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