Lync and Skype for Business Desktop Client Versions (MSI/C2R)

We receive a few number of questions related to the different versions of Skype for Business clients that are available. If you already use Office 365 then probably you have the Skype for Business  2016 C2R (Click-to-Run). Skype for Business 2016 C2R (Click-to-Run) This is the version that is available in Office 365 and it … Continue reading Lync and Skype for Business Desktop Client Versions (MSI/C2R)

Skype Room Systems V2 Update List: October 2018

Here is the update list for the Skype Room System V2: Download the latest Skype Room System v2 Deployment Kit Version Release Date More Info 4.0.31.0 October 16, 2018 Release Notes 4.0.27.0 October 1, 2018 Release Notes 4.0.19.0 August 31, 2018 Release Notes 4.0.18.0 August 27, 2018 Release Notes 4.0.8.0 July 6, 2018 Release Notes … Continue reading Skype Room Systems V2 Update List: October 2018

Lync/SfB Client: Disable file upload to external conferences

In the March 2018 update for Lync2013/SfB2015 and SfB2016 a new setting was included that can disable file upload to external conferences (Federated and Anonymous). Before this update the Lync/SfB Client didn't had a setting that could prevent file upload to external meetings: We can configure the EnableExternalFileTransferInConference setting with Inband Policy or Register Key: Inband Policy $a … Continue reading Lync/SfB Client: Disable file upload to external conferences

SfBMac: Cannot connect to EWS after enabling EWS Access Policy

In a recent support case the Skype for Business Mac client wasn't connecting to Exchange Web Services (EWS) after the EWS Access Policy was configured with the following cmdlets: Set-CASMailbox -Identity brick@borderlands.lab -EwsApplicationAccessPolicy EnforceAllowList -EwsAllowOutlook $true -EwsAllowMacOutlook $true Set-CASMailbox -Identity brick@borderlands.lab -EwsAllowList @{add='UCWA/*', 'OC/*', 'OWA/*'} https://technet.microsoft.com/library/bb125264(v=exchg.160).aspx Get-CASMailbox -Identity brick@borderlands.lab | fl Name,EwsApplicationAccessPolicy,EwsAllowOutlook,EwsAllowMacOutlook,EwsAllowList EWS was working except … Continue reading SfBMac: Cannot connect to EWS after enabling EWS Access Policy

Enable Lync 2010 Meeting Invite Template in Lync2013/SfB2015

The January 2017 client update for Lync 2013/SfB2015 includes a new registry key that allows Lync2013/SfB2015 Meeting Addin to create a meeting invite similar to the one in Lync 2010 client. For reference we need to look how Dial in Conferencing Numbers are configured: Get-CsDialInConferencingAccessNumber https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/gg413015.aspx Now, before any change, we can see that a meeting invite for … Continue reading Enable Lync 2010 Meeting Invite Template in Lync2013/SfB2015

Lync/SfB: Check client version using PowerShell

During troubleshooting we often need to check the installed version, for Lync/SfB Server we already know how to check the installed version using PowerShell: Skype for Business Server Component Version using Get-CsServerPatchVersion Skype for Business Server 2015 Component Version using PowerShell Lync Server Component Version using PowerShell (Windows Registry) On the client we can check the version by using … Continue reading Lync/SfB: Check client version using PowerShell

Skype for Business on Mac Update List: October 2018

Here is the update list for the Skype for Business on Mac: Download the latest update for Skype for Business on Mac Version Release Date 16.22.178 October 30, 2018 16.21.87 October 1, 2018 16.21.65 September 14, 2018 16.20.90 August 13, 2018 16.19.132 July 13, 2018 16.18.51 June 7, 2018 16.17.65 May 9, 2018 16.16.102 April … Continue reading Skype for Business on Mac Update List: October 2018