Office 365: Lync 2013 Essentials

Course Overview

Microsoft Office 365 gives you the familiarity and power of Office with the flexibility of the cloud. With Office in the cloud, your applications and files are with you wherever you go, whether you’re working offline at your desktop, online, or on one of your devices.

Course Outline

Office 365: Lync 2013 Essentials

Getting Started

  • What is Microsoft Lync?
  • What’s new in Lync Online?
  • Touring the Lync Online interface
  • Setting up global preferences

Meetings and Collaboration

  • Finding, adding, and grouping contacts
  • Instant messaging in Lync
  • Resuming a conversation
  • Conferencing with chat, audio, and video
  • Setting up an ad hoc meeting
  • Desktop, application, and whiteboard sharing
  • Using presenter controls
  • Recording meetings
  • Joining a meeting from a browser

Integrating Lync with other Applications

  • Scheduling a Lync meeting in Outlook
  • Using Lync contacts in Outlook
  • Sending email to Lync contacts
  • Taking and sharing OneNote notes in Lync
  • Connecting Lync users with Skype users
  • Using the Lync mobile app