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Skype for Business is the new name for Lync

Skype for Business

Skype for Business (formerly called Lync) is part of the Office 365 family of University services for staff and students. It provides a fully featured communications platform which provides instant messaging, desktop voice or video conferencing, online meeting spaces and file sharing.

 

Staff and Associates

Please see Skype for Business for Staff

Students

Students can access Skype for Business on cluster PCs. For more details see Skype for Business for Students
 

Mac users

For details on how to access the Skype for Business client on your Mac computer see Skype for Business for Mac users
 

Mobile devices

For details on how to download Skype for Business to your personal PC, laptop or mobile devices, please see 
Skype for Business on personal devices

 

External Contacts

You can use Skype for Business with contacts who don't work at the University, but you need to use their full email address to connect with them. For more details please see Skype for Business Federation

 

Personal Skype

You can use Skype for Business to connect with contacts who have personal Skype.
For more details please see Skype and Skype for Business