Skype for Business 2015 - Logging In

What information is required to log in to Skype for Business?

 

If you have not already logged into Skype for Business on your workstation or device, you may be prompted for login information.

  • Sign-in address:  Your Email Address, for instance an @unh.edu or @wildcats.unh.edu email address
  • User Name: Your username - The User Name field may only be accessible after accessing Advanced Options on some clients
    • If you are a student, enter your email address in the User Name field as well.
    • If you are faculty or staff, preface your username with "ad\" so that it would appear similar to ad\username but with your username.
  • Password: Your password

 

Jump to instructions for:

Windows

Mac

iOS

Android

 

Windows Instructions

  • Enter your email address.
  • Click the " Sign In" button.

  • If prompted, enter your password.

  • You can choose whether to save your login information.
  • Click the "Sign In" button.
  • If Skype for Business has trouble logging in, you may need to enter username.
    • If you are a student, preface your username with "wildcats\" so that it would appear similar to wildcats\username but with your username.
    • If you are faculty or staff, preface your username with "ad\" so that it would appear similar to ad\username but with your username.
  • Click the "Sign In" button.

 

Mac OS X Instructions

  • Log in with your email address, User ID and password.
    • Faculty and Staff should enter their username in the User Name field with an "ad\" in front of it.  
      • Example: ad\abc123
    • If prompted, Students should enter their email address in the field for the User Name in addition to in the Email Address field
  • You may choose to "Remember my password."
  • Click the "Sign In" button.

 

iOS Instructions

  • Open the Skype for Business iOS app.
  • If prompted to allow Notifications from the app, choose either "Don't Allow" or "OK."

  • When prompted for the email address and password, click Show Advanced Options.

  • Fill in your email address, the password, and your User Name.
    • If you are a student, preface your User Name with "wildcats\" or simply fill in your Wildcats.unh.edu email address in the "User Name" field.
    • If you are faculty or staff, preface your username with "ad\" so that it would appear similar to ad\username but with your username.
  • Scroll down and click "Sign in."

 

Android Instructions

  • Open the Skype for Business Android app.
  • Fill in your email address in the "Organization sign-in address" and password.

  • Click "Advanced options."
  • Fill in your email address, the password, and your User Name.

  • Fill in your User Name in the "Enter User Name" field.
    • If you are a student, preface your User Name with "wildcats\" or simply fill in your Wildcats.unh.edu email address in the "User Name" field.
    • If you are faculty or staff, preface your username with "ad\" so that it would appear similar to ad\username but with your username.
  • Click "Advanced options" again.
  • Click the Sign-in arrow.
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