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Skype for Business / Microsoft Lync

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Skype for Business is a unified communications solution, using Voice Over IP (VoIP) technology, from Microsoft that facilitates online collaboration through a rich set of integrated features.  Pace students, faculty and staff can use the software to communicate with their colleagues in new and exciting ways. With Skype for Business, users can see one another’s presence and availability status and engage in instant messaging, voice, audio conferencing, video conferencing and collaboration-enabled shared workspaces, among other capabilities. Skype for Business provides a seamless integration with Microsoft Exchange and Outlook to unify various communication media and aid in productivity.

Skype for Business and Lync 2011 for Mac are now included as part of Microsoft Office.  To download Microsoft Office, please visit the ADAM page.

Skype for Business for Windows

Lync 2010 for Windows

Lync 2011 for Mac

    Quick How-To Videos Documentation
Add Contacts Skype 2010
Add Video to a Conversation 2013 2013
Add Voice to an IM Conversation 2010 2010
Answer an Incoming Call 2010 / Skype 2010
Change Your Current Status 2010 2013
Create a Whiteboard 2013 2013
Customize Meeting Access  & Presenter Options 2010 2013
End/Exit the Meeting TBD 2013
Give Control to Others 2013 2013
Invite Other People to a Conversation 2013 2013
Invite People who don’t have Lync installed 2010 2010
Join a Scheduled Meeting or Conference Call 2010 2010
Join an Unscheduled Meeting or Conference Call TBD 2010
Make someone a Presenter or Attendee TBD 2010
Record Conversations, Call, or Online Meetings 2010 2013
Schedule a Meeting or Conference Call 2010 / Skype 2013
Send an Instant Message (IM) 2010 / Skype 2010
Set Audio Preferences 2010 / Skype 2010
Set your Dial-in PIN TBD 2010
Share a PowerPoint Presentation 2010 2013
Share a Program 2013 2013
Share Your Desktop 2010 / Skype 2013
Start an Unscheduled Meeting 2010 2010
Start Audio & Video 2013 2010
Transfer a File 2010 2013
Use Presence to Determine Someone’s Availability 2010 / Skype 2010