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Microsoft Lync

Microsoft Lync is a communications tool that offers instant messaging (IM) as well as many other features to enhance collaboration and communication in your organization. You must be on Yale's internet or connected to VPN in order to use Lync.

Features

  • Instant messaging (IM)
  • Audio, video and web conferencing
  • Presence
  • Mobility
  • Ad hoc screen sharing
  • Online meetings

Who can use it?

Yale faculty and staff.

How much does it cost?

This service is available at no charge to the Yale community.

How do I get it?

Available for downloaded from the ITS Software Library.

You will need to select the download for the appropriate version (32-bit or 64-bit) of Windows you are running.

 

Available for download from the ITS Software Library.

Where can I get help?

Contact the ITS Help Desk, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, at 203-432-9000 or email helpdesk@yale.edu. You may also visit one of the Walk-In Computer Support Centers or contact your local IT support provider.

FAQs and other resources

Microsoft Lync

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Microsoft Lync is a communications tool that offers instant messaging (IM) as well as many other features to enhance collaboration and communication in your organization.

Microsoft Lync is a communications tool that offers instant messaging (IM) as well as many other features to enhance collaboration and communication in your organization. You must be on Yale's internet or connected to VPN in order to use Lync.

Features: 
  • Instant messaging (IM)
  • Audio, video and web conferencing
  • Presence
  • Mobility
  • Ad hoc screen sharing
  • Online meetings
Who can use it?: 

Yale faculty and staff.

How much does it cost?: 

This service is available at no charge to the Yale community.

How do I get it?: 

Available for downloaded from the ITS Software Library.

You will need to select the download for the appropriate version (32-bit or 64-bit) of Windows you are running.

 

Available for download from the ITS Software Library.

Where can I get help?: 

Contact the ITS Help Desk, available 24 hours a day, 7 days a week, at 203-432-9000 or email helpdesk@yale.edu. You may also visit one of the Walk-In Computer Support Centers or contact your local IT support provider.

FAQs and other resources: 
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