Lync Server 2013 Guidance Series: Can I partition Global Address List?

As part of designing Lync Server 2013 infrastructure, one frequently comes across the common question from the customer "Can I have two global address list for user?" The reason cited is I have corporate and business function office I don’t want user from the corporate office be able to search for users from the business…


Lync 2013 Explained: Understanding Presence Flow

User presence is key feature of any unified communication solution today. Based user presence that we see in the client software we known if the user we are trying to reach is Available, Busy or Out of the Office even without asking someone. What is Presence?  Presence expresses the availability and willingness of a user…


Lync 2013 Explained: No Audio Detected

The Lync automatically detects the devices attached to your computer. That is what is expected today of any software that provides Audio/Video capabilities. In today blog we are going to look at how Lync or how most of the software application detect the Audio device on you Windows Desktop or Laptop Client. We shall also…


Lync Server 2013 Guidance Series: Troubleshooting Office Web Server Connectivity

Introduction As part of these blog series I will be sharing information, about Lync Server 2013. The information will include operational guidance such backup-restore, patch updating, and handy deployment tips. In this post we shall discuss how to test connectivity to Office Web App server used in Lync Server 2013 environment  for PowerPoint presentation. In…


Lync 2013 Explained: Instant Message delivery in SPOP & MPOP scenarios

Lync Server 2013 supports several types of client software that you can deploy to your organization’s users, including computer-installed client software, web-based clients, and mobile devices. Lync 2013 Lync Windows Store app  Lync 2013 Basic Lync Web App   Lync 2010 Attendant Lync Phone Edition Communicator for Mac 2011  Lync for Mac 2011 Lync 2013…


Lync Server 2013 Guidance Series – How to apply Windows updates or other updates to your Lync 2013 servers that require reboot.

As part of these blog series I will be sharing information, about Lync Server 2013. The information will include operational guidance such backup-restore, patch updating, and handy deployment tips. In today post we shall be talking about  How to apply Windows updates or other updates to your Lync 2013 servers that require reboot.  Let consider the following…


Troubleshooting External Lync Mobility Connectivity Issues Step-by-Step

Here is Link to the article provides step-by-step troubleshooting for Microsoft Lync Server 2010 connectivity issues for external users with mobile devices. Lync mobility is the latest offering from the Microsoft Lync Server team. http://blogs.technet.com/b/nexthop/archive/2012/02/21/troubleshooting-external-lync-mobility-connectivity-issues-step-by-step.aspx


Microsoft Communicator for Mac 2011 13.1.2 Update

This update fixes critical issues in Communicator 2011, including issues that might cause Communicator to stop responding or quit unexpectedly. This Update applies to MAC version 10.5.8 or later http://www.microsoft.com/download/en/details.aspx?id=26835