Join a Meeting from Outlook Using Skype for Business

Operating System: Windows and Mac

Applies To: UB faculty, staff and students

Last Updated: February 10, 2017

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As an attendee, you will receive a meeting request in the form of a email from the person who created the meeting in Skype for Business.

1. Click the link to the meeting or in the meeting request, click one of the following:

  • Skype for Business 2016/2013 for Windows: Join Skype Meeting
  • Lync 2013 for Windows: Join Lync Meeting
  • Skype for Business on Mac: Join Online Meeting

2. Your microphone is automatically muted. To unmute your microphone, click the Mic button.

  • Make sure you unmute your speakers too.

Common Questions

I have Outlook on my Macintosh and Lync for the Mac 2011 but no Lync Meeting option?

Lync for Mac 2011 does not offer support for Outlook.

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