Presence and instant messaging in Skype for Business

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 Indicators
  • Sending an instant message
  • Presence Information
  • Setting presence manually

Please note that the student version does not have the telephone keypad.

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PDF guide

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