Skype for Business, Features within the Outlook Web App
On this page you can find University-specific documentation about how to use Skype for Business within the Outlook Web App interface available at at https://outlook.office365.com
Instant messaging – currently enabled
When you log in to https://outlook.office365.com Skype for Business' instant messaging features will be available to you as well.
- The first time you log in to outlook.office365.com, you will be logged in to Skype for Business instant messaging immediately.
- To sign in, sign out or change your status, click your display name or name initials/picture in the upper right corner and choose from the list of options there.
- Outlook.office365.com remembers your status from one session to another. Choosing "sign out" will keep you signed out even across new Exchange web logins unless you choose to sign in again.
- To access your Skype for Business contact list click the "People" icon in the left hand section below the list of your exchange mailbox folders. There will now be a button to add a new Skype for Business contact.
Voice and video communication – not yet
While the main Skype for Business clients offer voice and video communication, that feature is not available in the outlook.office.com interfaces.