Skype for Business FAQs

Skype for Business Frequently Asked Questions

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Q. What is Skype for Business?
A. Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Lync) is a communications and collaboration platform that brings together an experience inspired by Skype with enterprise-grade security, compliance and control. It offers features including presence, IM, voice and video calls, and online meetings. It is built right in to Microsoft Office, so initiating chats, calls and meetings is an integrated experience within Office.
Q. Is Skype for Business available for Windows and Mac?
A. Yes. Skype for Business on Mac runs on OS X El Capitan or later versions. To find out which OS version you have, from the Apple menu, click About This Mac

Q. Where can I go to learn how to use Skype for Business?
A. You can visit Microsoft's page, Run more effective meetings with Skype for Business, to get up to speed on using Skype for Business.