Lync 365 Essentials

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Lync Online is Microsoft’s premiere online communications software with instant messaging, audio and video calls, and online meetings that include sharing your desktop. You will be well versed in this great tool that will provide a great benefit in your Office 365 usage.

Microsoft Office 365 Lync Essentials will get you started on your path to using Lync for all your communications. We’ll first look at how to sign in to Lync Online. Then you will learn how to set up Lync to start automatically and configure your Lync profiles.

Course Objectives

To effectively deliver constructive criticism, you must understand what it is, how it is used, and its purpose. The following objectives of this workshop are designed to help you do just that.

By the end of this course, you will be able to:

  • Sign in and out of Lync
  • Set Lync to start up automatically
  • Build your contacts list
  • Tag or Pin a contact
  • Check status, location, and calendar for contacts
  • Change your status
  • Hide your activity feed
  • Enable privacy mode
  • Send an IM to a contact or a group
  • End a conversation
  • Understand organizer and presenter best practices
  • Share your desktop or a program
  • Open a whiteboard
  • Make a Lync Online Call

Course Content

Module One: Getting Started
Module Two: Welcome To Office Lync 365
Module Three: Working With Contacts
Module Four: Working With Presence Indicators
Module Five: Working With Instant Messaging
Module Six: Working With Online Meetings
Module Seven: Working With The Lync Online Web Scheduler
Module Eight: Working With PowerPoint Presentations
Module Nine: Sharing Your Desktop Or A Program
Module Ten: Collaborating On A Whiteboard
Module Eleven: Using Audio And Video
Module Twelve: Wrapping Up