Lync: Microsoft Lync Essentials

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Can You Hear Me Now? The Essential Guide To Communication & Collaboration With Microsoft Lync!

This Microsoft Lync Essentials training course will teach you everything you need to know to chat, call, present, and share with Microsoft Lync .

Length: 1 hrs 19 min

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Collaboration is the art of making 1 + 1 equal more than 2 – coworkers sharing ideas, working through challenges, and congratulating each other on successes is an important part of any successful business.  How do you do that with today’s distributed workforce?  Microsoft Lync to the rescue!

With Microsof®t Lync®, your coworkers are always right beside you, in your computer, phone, or tablet.  Whether it’s keeping in touch via instant message, discussing projects through audio or video calls, or even presenting a report to clients or management through a recorded Lync meeting, this Microsoft Lync Essentials course will walk you through the incredible collaborative power of Microsoft Lync.

Course Objectives:

  • Add and edit contacts in Lync (Skype for Business)
  • Start and end audio and video calls in Lync
  • Recording calls and conversations in Lync

For Skype-specific training, check out the Skype for Business Essentials course.

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What is Lync? 0:03:17
Setting Up Contacts 0:06:17
Setting Up Your Status 0:08:04
Instant Messaging 0:04:30
Audio and Video Communication 0:06:52
Options & Settings 0:07:08
Sharing 0:09:45
Meetings 0:08:26
Scheduling With Calendars 0:05:28
Recording 0:10:14
Other Lync Apps 0:04:14
Hotkeys and Shortcuts 0:05:42

Ben BurrisBen Burris is a professional engineer, as well as being a founding member of the Alchemy Comedy Theater in Greenville, SC, where he served as Assistant Artistic Director, coach, and instructor. Ben is an expert in Microsoft Lync, Skype, and other digital communication software. He enjoys teaching new users how to stay connected remotely in both their professional and personal lives.

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