Skype For Business

Be sure to login to Skype for Business with your full '@southern.edu' email address and password.
It may also ask to login for Outlook integration.  For all of these logins, the full email address will be required.

Remember: Skype for Business is a different product than the regular commercial Skype spplication.

Begin your Lync experience by searching for contacts.  Once found, you cancommunicate with them and/or add to a contact list.

skype search

 

Skype for Business can gather calendar information from Exchange\Outlook, completely automating Free\Busy satatus.  If you prefer to set this independently, or wish to override the Exchange calendar information, select a desired status from the list.  This list also provides actions for disconnecting Skype for Business as well as closing it completely:

 skype options