How to install and use Skype for Business.

Please note: Skype for Business is currently available only to a limited audience.​

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Skype for Business FAQs

This article provides answers to frequently asked questions about Skype for Business.

Joining Skype for Business meetings as a guest (without a UO Skype for Business account)

How to join a Skype for Business meeting without a Skype or @uoregon.edu account.

System Requirements for Skype for Business

This article lists minimum system requirements for Skype for Business for different types of devices. A headset with a microphone is also recommended.

Create a Skype Meeting Using Outlook in macOS

This article explains how to create a Skype meeting using the Outlook desktop application in macOS.

Create a Skype Meeting Using Outlook in Windows 10

This article explains how to create a Skype meeting using the Outlook desktop application in Windows 10.

Creating a Skype for Business Meeting Using the Mac Application

This article explains how to create a Skype for Business meeting using the Mac Skype for Business application.

Creating a Skype for Business Meeting Using the Windows Application

Creating a Skype for Business Meeting Using the Windows Application

Creating and Managing a Skype Meeting using the Skype for Business Web Scheduler

This article will walk you through creating new meetings, sending invitations, joining a meeting, and editing your existing meetings using the Skype for Business Web Scheduler. You may also schedule Skype for Business meetings through Outlook or the Outlook Web app.

Download, Install and Set Up Skype for Business

The articles linked here explain how to download, install and set up Skype for Business on different operating systems.

How to Upload a Profile Photo to Skype for Business

Skype avatars can be uploaded through the Outlook Web App. The ideal resolution for Skype avatars is 648 x 648 pixels. Anything below this will be scaled up, while anything above this will be scaled down. The minimum size requirement is 48 x 48 pixels.

Initiating Chats, Voice Calls, and Video Calls in Skype for Business

The articles linked here explain how to initiate text chats, voice calls, and video calls in Skype for Business on different operating systems.

Download, Install and Set Up Skype for Business for Android

This article explains how to download, install and set up Skype for Business for Android devices.

Download, Install and Set Up Skype for Business for iOS

This article explains how to download, install and set up Skype for Business for iOS devices.

Download, Install and Set Up Skype for Business in Linux

This article explains how to download, install and set up Skype for Business in Linux.  Please note that Skype for Business is limited to text based chat only in Linux and requires the use of third party software to function.  There is currently no official Skype for Business app for Linux.

Download, Install and Set Up Skype for Business in macOS

This article explains how to download, install and set up Skype for Business in macOS.

Download, Install and Set Up Skype for Business in Windows 10

This article explains how to download, install and set up Skype for Business in Windows 10.

How to Clear Skype for Business Cache

Skype for business caches files locally on your PC or Mac to pull information quickly and efficiently.  Sometimes you may need to clear your cache to resolve specific issues.  This article explains how to clear your cache on your PC or Mac.

Initiating Chats, Voice Calls, and Video Calls in Skype for Business for Android

This article explains how to initiate a chat, voice call or video call for Skype for Business on an Android device.

Initiating Chats, Voice Calls, and Video Calls in Skype for Business for iOS

This article explains how to initiate a chat, voice call or video call for Skype for Business on an iOS device.

Initiating Chats, Voice Calls, and Video Calls in Skype for Business for macOS

This article explains how to initiate a chat, voice call or video call for Skype for Business on a macOS device.

Initiating Chats, Voice Calls, and Video Calls in Skype for Business for Windows 10

This article explains how to initiate a chat, voice call or video call in Skype for Business in Windows 10.

Presenting PowerPoint in Skype for Business in Android

This article explains how to present a PowerPoint presentation in Skype for Business on an Android device.

Presenting PowerPoint in Skype for Business in iOS

This article explains how to present a PowerPoint presentation in Skype for Business on an iOS device.

Presenting PowerPoint in Skype for Business in Windows 10

This article explains how to present a PowerPoint presentation in Skype for Business on a Windows 10 device.

Sharing Your Desktop in Skype for Business in macOS

This article explains how to share your desktop in Skype for Business using a macOS device.

Sharing Your Desktop in Skype for Business in Windows 10

This article explains how to share your desktop in Skype for Business using a Windows 10 device.

Skype for Business Accounts for Conference Rooms

This article describes the use of dedicated Skype for Business accounts for rooms with videoconferencing equipment, lists the requirements for obtaining such an account, and explains how to request one.