Skype for Business - Frequently Asked Questions

Who Can Use Skype for Business?

Students, Faculty, and Staff can use Skype for Business.  

 

Can Students, Faculty, and Staff communicate with each other via Skype for Business?

Yes! Students, Faculty, and Staff can communicate with each other over Skype for Business by using the "Find someone" instructions, and add them to the contact list with the instructions under the "Add a contact" section, at Skype for Business 2015 Contacts, Presence, and IM.

 

Can Contacts from another organization be reached with Skype for Business?

Quite often, the answer is yes. Type in the email address of your contact in the Search field and see if they are found. The University of New Hampshire is openly federated to Skype for Business which allows our Skype for Business users to communicate with any other organization with an openly federated Skype for Business environment.

 

Can Skype for Business communicate with Skype users?

Yes. You can communicate with colleagues from around the globe if they have Skype accounts.  Follow the "Find Someone" instructions in theSkype for Business 2015 Contacts, Presence, and IM article to find your Skype friends. Follow the "Add a Contact" section to add them to the contact list.

Custom Fields
  • Department: Enterprise Collaboration & Messaging
Attached Files
There are no attachments for this article.
Related Articles RSS Feed
Microsoft Exchange administrator has made a change that requires you quit and restart Outlook
Viewed 2893 times since Tue, May 23, 2017
How to use your End User Digest to Manage Personal Quarantine, Block List, and Safe List.
Viewed 3257 times since Tue, Jul 19, 2016
Microsoft Lync collaboration tool
Viewed 1381 times since Thu, Apr 2, 2015
Student Email - WildcatsMail FAQ
Viewed 11083 times since Fri, Feb 5, 2016
Outlook Profile
Viewed 308 times since Thu, Feb 8, 2018
Skype for Business 2015 Sharing and Collaboration
Viewed 1161 times since Mon, Sep 14, 2015
Skype for Business 2015 - Mobile Client Functionality
Viewed 3389 times since Mon, Sep 21, 2015
Create Automatic Reply For Public Folder
Viewed 2755 times since Thu, May 18, 2017
Why was the email I tried to send marked as spam?
Viewed 711 times since Fri, Oct 6, 2017
Changing How an Exchange Room Resource Processes Meeting Requests
Viewed 3078 times since Thu, Sep 17, 2015