Guides to University telephones:University SIP telephones - overview and how to (including logging on / off)Setting up your voicemail and message notificationCustomising your voicemailListening to voicemail messages and managing messagesTelephone user guides and insert templates
Here is a Video from Microsoft about setting up audio and visuals in Skype for Business (1 minute 44 seconds).
This covers:Audio device settingsTesting the speakerVideo device settingsMaking a video call
Please note the student version does not include the telephone keypad...
Here is a Video from Microsoft about advanced meeting controls in Skype for Business (3 minutes 47 seconds).
This covers:Recording your meetingManaging meeting participantsMute a participantRemoving someone from a meetingReducing their meeting rights by changing them from...
A team-call group in Skype for Business is a group of people who can answer your phone calls when you are not available. You can add and remove people to the group, and other people can add you to their team-call group.Setting up your team-group
1. From Skype for Business, click the ...
Please see the Video from Microsoft about adding a contact in Skype for Business (51 seconds).
This covers:Searching for a new contactAdding a contact to your groupsSearching for an external contact
Please note the telephone keypad is not available in the student version...
Here is a Video from Microsoft about scheduling a meeting in Skype for Business (1 minute 49 seconds).
This is the best way to arrange tutorials in Skype for Business as it doesnt rely on having the other person as a contact and offers several ways of joining the 'meeting'....
Here is a Video from Microsoft from Microsoft about meeting and sharing your desktop in Skype for Business (1 minute 37 seconds).
This covers:Sharing your desktopHanding over control of your desktopTaking back control of your desktopStop presenting your desktopSharing...
Here is a Video from Microsoft about making calls in Skype for Business (1 minute 46 seconds).
Typing a number
Selecting a contact
Calling a contact
Video call / present screen / mute mic button
Call control buttons - transfer...
Here is a narrated video about transferring a call in Skype for Business (1 minute 18 seconds).
This covers:Receiving a callConsulting with the person the caller wishes to speak toTransferring the call
Back to main Skype for Business page
Here is a Video from Microsoft about joining a meeting in Skype for Business (2 minutes 44 seconds).
This covers:Checking your audio using check call qualityJoining a meeting through the Outlook calendar, an Outlook reminder, the meetings tabMute buttonChanging an audio...
Instant messaging is online, real time text conversation.Video guide
Here is a Video from Microsoft from Microsoft about instant messaging in Skype for Business (1 minute 38 seconds).
This covers:Presence IndicatorsSending an instant messagePresence InformationSetting presence...
Skype for Business is a way to connect with people inside or outside the University. It includes instant messaging, (video) calling, video meeting, and screen sharing. It integrates with Outlook.
The Skills team have created a video overview of Skype for Business.
Here is a Video...