Set up an online meeting

With Skype for Business, arrange online meetings in advance or on the fly. Select your Outlook calendar and press New Skype Meeting. Insert your invitees, enter a subject and agenda, and confirm a date and time. Press Scheduling Assistant to see everyone’s availability. Populate attachments to a Skype for Business meeting: Select Insert tab. Pick Attach File. Browse toContinue reading “Set up an online meeting”

Add or change your photo

Confirm or adjust your photo preferences in Skype for Business. Add or change your photo Press your picture (or the avatar if you have not created one) in the Skype for Business main window to launch the Options box. Choose the Edit or Remove Picture button. Important: If the Edit or Remove Picture button is greyed out (not available), yourContinue reading “Add or change your photo”

Set presence options

With Skype for Business, check if your coworkers are available, or update your own status. Select the arrows by your name to define your presence or location manually. The three most used presence indicators are: Available  Busy  Away  Other popular presence indicators feature: Do Not Disturb  Offline  A purple dot appears next to a contact’sContinue reading “Set presence options”

Set up audio and video

With Skype for Business, structure audio and video to hear and glance at your contacts through voice and video calls. Audio Press Select Primary Device  icon. Pick Audio Device Settings and select your relevant device from the list. Choose Play  to check the speaker and change the volume. Video Press Video Device and select your sought camera from the list.Continue reading “Set up audio and video”

Download and install

Download and install Try it! If you haven’t already installed Skype for Business, you can download and install it from your Office 365 home page. Sign in to your Office 365 account at office.com. Press the Settings icon  in the right corner of your screen. Pick the Office 365 link below My app settings. Select Software. Press the Skype for Business link on theContinue reading “Download and install”

What is Skype for Business?

Overview Skype for Business allows you to connect with colleagues or business partners in your company or globally. Initiate conversations with IM, voice, or video calls. Check when your contacts are available online, in a meeting, or presenting. Define industrial-strength security for meetings. Broadcast online to a massive audience. Present your screen during meetings orContinue reading “What is Skype for Business?”