Lync 2010 - Beginner

2 Hours, 11 Minutes


Delivery Method

Educate 360 Pro from New Horizons

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Course Overview

This course shows students how to use the Microsoft powerful, all-in-one communication tool: Lync. Over the course of this video, students will understand how to use the interface, manage contacts, and set important defaults. Additional time will be spent learning how to communicate via instant message, email, audio or video calls, and live online meetings. Students will also learn more about Lync's seamless integration with Microsoft Office.

Course Objectives

Introduction , Exploring the Lync Interface , Managing Contacts , Using Instant Messenger , Exploring Audio and Video , Working with Meetings , Integration with MS Office , Conclusion

Course Prerequisites

There are no prerequisites for this course.


1 - Introduction

  • Introduction

2 - Exploring the Lync Interface

  • What is Lync?
  • Understanding the Interface
  • Configuring Your Preferences

3 - Managing Contacts

  • Working with Groups
  • Adding Contacts

4 - Using Instant Messenger

  • Using IM to Chat
  • Sending and Receiving Files
  • Sharing Documents and Applications

5 - Exploring Audio and Video

  • Configuring Phone and Video Settings
  • Making Phone Calls through Lync
  • Making a Video Call

6 - Working with Meetings

  • Sending Meeting Requests
  • Conducting Online Meetings
  • Recording a Meeting

7 - Integration with MS Office

  • Integrating Lync with Outlook
  • Integrating with Other Office Applications

8 - Conclusion

  • Course Recap

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