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(Lync) Skype for Business on Mobile Devices

Mobile Devices and Skype for Business (Formerly Lync)

One of the bonuses to using Skype for Business is that you can join meetings from your phone. This allows you to join a meeting even if you can't be physically next to your computer. There are some features that are not available on the mobile version such as desktop sharing, but the basic functionality is there. For more detail on the functionality see this article. For instructions on setting up Skype for Business on your iPhone/iPad, Android, or Windows Phone, scroll down until you find your device.

For iPhones and other iOS devices

  1. You may download the Skype for Business app from the App Store. To find it, search for "Skype for Business".
  2. Install the application.
  3. To open the app, find the icon and tap it.
     
  4. Enter your Exchange? email address and password to log in.
     

 

For Android Phones and Tablets

  1. You may download the Skype for Business app from the Google Play Store. To find it, search for Skype for Business in the Play Store.
    Android App Store screen 
  2. Once you're at the store page, press install and accept the permissions screen that pops up. Once the application is installed, go to your applications screen and select the Skype for Business icon.
    Link Button 
  3. Enter your Exchange username and password and press Sign In.
    Lync 2013 Android Log in 

 

For Windows Phones and Tablets

  1. You may download Skype for Business from Windows Mobile App Store.
  2. Install the application then go to your applications screen and select the Lync icon.
  3. Enter your Exchange email address and password to log in.

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