Tag: Lync

Lync News 2.0 Released

I just got the e-mail from Microsoft that version 2.0 of Lync News has been approved. It should show up sometime in the next 24 hours as an update in the Marketplace. This version is (more or less) a custom coded version. I am no longer using AppMakr.com to create this app but good ol’ Visual …

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Lync Mobile Push Notification Failures Fixed!

I was on-the-ball with Lync Mobility. Literally the day Microsoft released the code is the day I had it up and running. Everything is working fine for us across all platforms (iOS, Android, WP7). However, push notifications failed 100% of the time for iOS and WP7 clients. I spent some time digging in to it this …

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Lync News 1.9 Available

I just got the e-mail from Microsoft that version 1.9 of Lync News has been approved and published. It’ll take a little while still to make it to the Marketplace (most likely when I wake up in the morning). Here is the direct link to the app for Windows Phone and here is the Android …

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Lync News 1.7 Available

I just got the e-mail from Microsoft that version 1.7 of Lync News has been approved and published. It’ll take a little while still to make it to the Marketplace (most likely when I wake up in the morning). Here is the direct link to the app for Windows Phone and here is the Android …

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Lync Mobility Policy

Now that I have Lync Mobility installed and working, I’ve decided to dig in to the policy settings available. At some point, I am sure we will justopen this feature to all of our employees. But while it is still new, I want to limit the people who can use it. I don’t need a …

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How to sign out of Lync Mobile

Once you get Lync Mobile going, you pretty much never need to sign in (if you’ve selected “remember my password” on the login screen). But there might be times when you really do want to sign out – most likely for troubleshooting. I found the Sign Out seeting in a semi-logical place. It’s in the …

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How to sign out of Lync Mobile

Once you get Lync Mobile going, you pretty much never need to sign in (if you’ve selected “remember my password” on the login screen). But there might be times when you really do want to sign out – most likely for troubleshooting. I found the Sign Out seeting in a semi-logical place. It’s in the …

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Troubleshooting tips for Lync Mobility

I installed the Lync Mobility server pieces last night. When I woke up this morning, the Lync 2010 client was available on the Windows Phone Marketplace so I was able to test my previous nights work. To no surprise, the Lync 2010 mobile client could not connect. The first error I received when trying to …

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Lync CU4: 2 Items of Note

Lync CU4 was just released. I looked through all of the release notes for each patch and the following 2 items seemed of particular note. 1. You can now block file transfers with federated partners. I actually just looked into seeing how I could sell federation to our security department. But when I saw that you …

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Troubleshooting Lync AV over VPN

At one of our remote locations, a coworker submitted a ticket that he could not consistently complete voice calls via Lync. Specifically, here is the ticket he submitted: When on the VPN, you can only make or receive calls over Lync at best 5% of the time. This needs to be set as a fairly …

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