When a Front End Server (Skype for Business) Goes Down

In an enterprise pool of Skype for Business, each user's data is kept on as many as three front end servers (replicas). This is the reason why Microsoft recommends to have at least three front end servers in a pool. With the distributed model for Front End pools, a certain numbers of a pool’s servers must be running for the pool to function.

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Unable to join meeting using Skype for Business Web App

If you don’t have the desktop version of Skype for Business, or don’t have a Skype for Business account, you can use Skype for Business Web App to join a Skype Meeting from your browser...

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Resolve Anomalies in Lync or Skype For Business (SFB) Address Book

Managing address book in Lync\SFB environment, in itself, is a task. Lync\SFB admins keep on getting address book related issues in the environment...

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How to delete contacts under “people I manage calls for” contact group after the delegator has removed the user as delegate from outlook

Delegators have removed delegate from outlook. Delegate still have delegators listed as contact under “people I manage calls for” in Lync or Skype for Business (SFB)...

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Lync 2013 or SFB 2015 install breaks Office 2010 compatibility

Following registry keys will be created if you install Lync 2013 or SFB 2015 on a machine running Office ...

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Lync 2013 Duplicate Contacts Entry (From Outlook)

Lync 2013 Duplicate Contacts Entry (From Outlook) There have been lot many discussions around this issue. I personally have been asked many times in last couple of months regarding it. A Lync 2013 user starts seeing many duplicate...

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Centralized Logging and OCSLogger in Lync Server 2013

The Centralized Logging Service is a new feature in Lync Server 2013. It is an enhanced replacement for the OCSLogger and OCSTracer tools that were provided in previous releases. You can still use OCSLogger tool in Lync 2013. However, this would

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Lync 2013 Monitoring Server URL Access Issues

Problem: Prompt for user name and password in Internet Explorer (IE). Statement: After installing SQL 2008 R2 or SQL 2012 reporting services, you try to access the URL and get prompted for user id and password. You get constantly prompted with Windows Security dialog box...

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Incorrect “People I manage calls for” – Microsoft Lync\Skype For Business

The People I manage calls for” is a system created contact group in Microsoft Lync or Skype For Business (SFB). A delegate has the delegators listed under ...

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