Office 365: An in depth first look at Lync Online

Office 365: An in depth first look at Lync Online

Summary: A series covering Office 365 in depth: in this screenshot gallery, an in-depth look at the desktop and cloud-based Lync Online.

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  • If Lync is installed, however, then it will open up the meeting immediately and almost seamlessly. It will display who is in the call, and one can see who else is in the meeting, and their contact card with their Exchange-provided details.

  • However, if the joining user does not have the Lync client installed, they can use the Lync Web App - the cloud based Silverlight enhanced web application which runs within the browser.

  • Here you can see the Lync Web App loading (it doesn't take very long for a very comprehensive and feature heavy application) and how it appears on the Lync client application on the desktop.

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Topics: Software, Cloud, Collaboration, Microsoft

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  • RE: Office 365: An in depth first look at Lync Online

    Microsoft is just a history and after few more stupid products like it they should stop. Too much of old story in new way again and again..
    vigya@...
    • RE: Office 365: An in depth first look at Lync Online

      @vigya@... what exactly did you just say?
      jessiethe3rd