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How to make Microsoft Lync instant messenger open reliably?

Often I try to open Lync 2010, but nothing happens. On inspection in task manager, there are several communicator.exe processes in task manager. How can I stop this happening, so Lync window opens ...
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Lync multiple sign in with virtual desktop, missing notifications

We use Lync for company communications and I've recently been switched to working via a virtual desktop (VMWare). I'm now having issues where new message / conversation notifications are only being ...
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Lync keeps dropping because of D-Link DIR-601 router. How to configure firewall to fix this?

I saw this article, and it's exactly my problem, but my settings are a bit different and nothing seems to have fixed it so far. Why does my D-Link Router keeps dropping my Outlook and Lync ...
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Office 365 Lync Startup

I am trying to get Lync 365 to open on our users computers during Start up, as of yet i have not found a solution to my problem, i have seen some solutions for Lync Server, We have around 20+ ...
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How to send a shake, nudge, or buzz in Lync?

I have tried do some search and also configure it in Lync but it still doesn't work. Does anyone know how to send someone a shake, nudge, or buzz in Lync? Thank you
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how can I have a persistent group chat on lync?

I want to create a group chat just like we can do in skype. I open a chat to one person, then click on 'invite by name or phone number' and add each user one at a time. Then we can have a group ...
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How to retrieve all messages from someone using lync

How can I get all messages from a person I have lync-ed, please?
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Lync Juniper Split tunneling

How do you create a Split tunnel on Juniper VPN, what IPs do you block?
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VOIP (Skype, Lync) 'stutters' with my ISP. How can I prove it?

When I am on VOIP calls (Skype or Lync) most of the time the calls suffer quality issues where the person on the other end cuts out. 4 perfect seconds, then 1 to 1/2 a second of what the other person ...
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“Call” Button in Lync Contact List

Does anybody know of a way to hide or otherwise remove the "Call" button that appears on the right-hand side when hovering over a contact in the Contact List in Lync? A stray mouse click rings the ...
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Show Lync Status on Interactive Page

I have an idea for a concept and i'm not sure in what format it can/will be: Our organisation has many employees that sit across a very large office. We have a desk plan hard-copy that shows names ...
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How to break Lync / Cisco IP Softphone interaction when placing a call from Lync?

I have the following VoIP configuration on my Windows 8.1: a Lync 2013 client (connected to an OCS server) Cisco IP Phone (for PSTN calls) a speakerphone (speaker & microphone, namely a Jabra ...
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When controlling a remote computer in a Lync presentation, my local keyboard layout is ignored

When remoting into a computer using RDP, GoTo Assist, Bomgar, and most other assistance tools the local keyboard layout is properly translated to the remote computer. However, when taking control of a ...
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Can multiple Lync users all share their screens simultaneously?

It is clear how one may share a single screen among multiple users in a Lync meeting, but is it possible for every user in a Lync meeting to share their screen simultaneously, wherein the presentation ...
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How to mute someone?

Every morning Alice and I have a Lync conference call with Bob and Charlie from the other office. I sit next to Alice, so when she speaks, I can hear her twice—through the air and with a delay through ...
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From within a bash, bat, or powershell script is it possible to get the last IM message sent to you within Lync?

I use Outlook and Lync 2013. I have msys bash installed, and I have a script that runs a while(1) loop that sends Growl notifications whenever an IM is sent (it reads the ugly Lync log files). I'd ...
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Lync for IT support - problems with UAC prompts

I want to do IT-Support with Microsoft Lync Desktop sharing. Only problem, I have to disable UAC, because if UAC is enabled I get a black screen and the user has to click to accept, what I want to do. ...
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Lync client 2010 and VPN firewall rule

I am running Lync client 2010 (4.0.7577.4598) on Windows 7 x64. The server for this is a corporate one, and in parallel I use a Juniper VPN to access the corporate intranet and other resources. ...
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How to auto save conversation in MS office communicator 2007 R2 like in Lync?

I am using MS office communicator 2007 R2. Every time when i do chatting from this tool all previous communication history not gets available. I have used Lync previously which auto store all the ...
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How to setup Lync 2013 so that messages are delivered to both the iPhone and the Desktop?

We have Lync 2013 at work, messages that I get on the desktop when Lync on my phone is off, I get on my desktop, but not on my phone; but when my phone is on, I get the messages on both my desktop and ...
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Lync Contacts on Skype not found via AppleScript

When I run the following AppleScript my Lync contacts (added to Skype and visible in my contacts list) are not returned, only native Skype contacts: tell application "Skype" ...
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How to disable the merging of information between a Lync client and Outlook (on the client)?

I use Lync and Outlook 2013 in an enterprise environment. The information visible in the user card on Lync is a merge between the information from AD and the ones from my personal contacts in Outlook. ...
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enabling the notification when you are removed from lync group chat

Is it possible to get a notification when removed from group chat similar to group chat invite notification ?
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why Microsoft Lync presentation(sharing) is not available from my partner window

the following is the screen shot i see but i want my partner in chat share with me her screen , but she says this buttons are not available for her. I am using Lync 2013 . what would be case?
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Devices showing only as “Other Device” and “Custom device”

I'm using Lync 2013, alternating between 2 devices: Headset - Microsoft LifeChat LX-3000 "Speakerphone" made out of: My computer's speakers (Realtek High Definition Audio) Microphone of my ...
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Lync “Unanswered calls wil go to” problems

I'm impelemnting Lync telephony for an organization with 450 users, where telephony is crucial. However i experience an issue that really seems like a bug, or bad design (IMO) By default we setup ...
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One phone number shows up hundreds of times in OWA

Our company just switched to Lync for all of our communications including VOIP. At some point I tried to add my wife's number to my contacts in Lync (I'm running Lync 2011 under OS X 10.9). Now in ...
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Outlook notification doesn't show when Lync status set to “Do not disturb”

The title says it all. Outlook notification pops up if I haven't started Lync or set Lync status to "Available" or "Away", but no notification after I set Lync status to "Do not disturb". Is this ...
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Lync 2013 (in VDI) Audio Issue

We have a Citrix VDI environment where users log in using Citrix Receiver on their VDI. In their VDI (Windows 7,) Lync 2013 does not play notification sounds for incoming messages. I have checked the ...
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Lync 2013 | Open Lync window shortcut key how to change

I was using Lync 2010 for a long time... but now I have switched to Lync 2013 recently. The key to open Lync 2013 is changed to Win+Y from Win+Q...Is there any way to change this to old key as it was ...
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Is it possible to 'Paste Without Formatting' in MS Lync?

I use a Dark Theme in Visual Studios, and if I copy a snippet of code and paste it into Lync it saves the formatting of the font itself-- so I get a bunch of white font on a white background. I have ...
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Lync ringtone decreases on incomming call

When i receive a Lync call the ringtone volume automatically decreases even though i put it on 100% before receiving the call. Look at this video: http://videobam.com/LAbIG I have specifically set ...
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How do I install Lync?

I just installed Office 2013 for Home and Business On Windows 7. However Lync didn't get installed. How do I install Lync? I tried this but I don't have an Office 365 account.
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How to change Lync status based on outlook categories

I use Lync with Outlook 2013 in an AD/Exchange environment. While Lync's status changes depending on my free/busy availability in Outlook, I was looking for something more granular. Specifically, I ...
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Chrome copies address bar contents as a link

When I copy URL of current page from address bar Chrome doesn't copy it as a plain text. As a result when I have to send it on Microsoft Lync, the link is pasted twice. Below is the screen grab of ...
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How to stop Lync from appearing in frequent application list

I have Microsoft Lync 2010 installed on my Windows 7 computer and it is set to start when Windows starts. This setting causes Lync to get in most frequent used application list in the start menu. ...
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Lync for OS X: group order

Is there a way to change the order in which groups are displayed in the Lync contact list? I am using Lync 14.0.2.