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Using Lync for Macintosh

Learn about installing Lync for Mac 2011 client and how to use common features.

First Time Signing In? Are you signing into Lync on a shared or public machine?

The first time you log into Lync, or whenever you sign on using a shared/public computer, you may encounter an error,
 “Can’t sign in to Lync.” Follow these instructions to resolve the problem.

Instructions for Common Tasks

Connecting with Someone Instant Message Schedule a Meeting Join a Meeting Share your Desktop

Video: Communicating using Lync for Mac 2011


Connecting with guests or someone who doesn't have the Lync client

Communicate by using Instant Messages, Audio or Video Calls

Use your UBITName and password to log into the Lync Web Scheduler

Join Lync 2013 meetings using the Lync for Mac 2011 client


Share a desktop using Lync for Mac 2011

Mac OS 10.8 and higher. Watch more videos from Microsoft about Lync for Mac 2011.

See commonly asked questions about using Lync 2011 for Macintosh.

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