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Instant Messaging with Lync or Skype for Business

Depending on the age of your computer, or how recently it was set up for you, you could have either Skype for Business, Lync 2013 (Windows only) or Lync 2011 (Mac only).

Microsoft offers the following guides and/or videos for each:

Skype for Business

Lync 2013

School District No. 42 uses Microsoft Lync for instant messaging. Please refer to the Lync 2013 guides from Microsoft. Please note, Lync is now outdated and should be replaced with Skype for Business.

If you require assistance with upgrading your Lync to Skype for Business please submit a HelpDesk ticket.

Lync 2011

School District No. 42 uses Microsoft Lync for instant messaging.  Please refer to the Lync 2011 guides from Microsoft. Please note, Lync is now outdated and should be replaced with Skype for Business.

If you require assistance with upgrading your Lync to Skype for Business please submit a HelpDesk ticket.