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Free Skype for Business Basic Client Download

Published 29/08/2015 - 15 Comments

Update 20/12/2015: This post originally talked about the Office 2013 / Lync 2013 / 15.x Basic client that could be patched to Skype for Business 2015. Since then Office 2016 / Skype for Business 2016 have been released, and there is an associated Skype for Business 2016 Basic client, it’s available for download here or multiple languages […]

Skype for Business for Windows Phone Arrives as an Upgrade to Lync 2013 Client

Published 06/07/2015 - 4 Comments

Over the last 2 weeks or so, when you launched Lync 2013 on Windows Phone you got this message: Pointing you off to this blog post: https://support.office.com/en-gb/article/Skype-for-Business-is-coming-to-Windows-Phone-6f48a22d-b064-4f2f-beab-25b4744af5c4 Basically the post says, if you were using the Lync 2013 client on windows phone, whatever backend you have, you will be upgraded to the Skype for Business […]

I will be speaking at Microsoft Ignite: 10 Keys to Ensuring the Success of Your Skype for Business Deployment

Published 14/04/2015 - 1 Comment

I’m excited to be speaking at Ignite on the “10 Keys to Ensuring the Success of Your Skype for Business Deployment” in the IT Decision Makers/Best Practices Track. Join us for an interactive discussion detailing the lessons learned from hands-on experience of PBX replacement projects in many different verticals. Learn how IT operations, user experience […]

If Installing Lync Online PowerShell module and Lync Server PowerShell module, install Lync Server module first

Published 17/08/2014 - 0 Comments

If you want to install both Lync Server PowerShell module (installed via ocscore.msi Administrative tools) and Lync Online PowerShell module, you must install the Lync Server module first, otherwise Lync Server module overwrites some files/settings required in the Lync Online Module. Microsoft detail the issue here: Can’t use Windows PowerShell Module for Lync Online after […]

Modality Systems #Lync Webinars Available On Demand

Published 26/06/2014 - 0 Comments

Modality Systems are doing a series of webinars to help people better understand all aspects of Lync The speakers are Senior Consultants, Managers and Directors at Modality, all with real world hands on experience to share. The sessions that have already happened are now available on demand: Is there a business value case for UC […]