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Skype for Business is Microsoft's messaging platform. It is a versatile, real-time communications environment offering text-based chat, audio and video capabilities. Lync should be used for the Mac client. Sign into Skype for Business using your Login ( https://login.wvu.edu ) credentials.

Because information about Skype for Business is easily available online, we provide limited information about this application in our Knowledge Base. If you need assistance with Skype for Business that is unrelated to access or WVU policies, we suggest searching for "skype for business" on the Office support website ( https://support.office.com ) or searching online.

When searching, be specific. For example, if you are trying to start a conference call, search for "skype for business start conference call." If you cannot find the information you need, try adjusting the keywords you are using in your search.

Articles (12)

Skype for Business FAQ

Information about Skype for Business and Lync.

Skype for Business on Mac

Learn how to download Skype for Business on your Mac computer.

Skype for Business Online Conference Call FAQ

Frequently asked questions about Skype for Business Online conference calls.

Install and Configure Skype for Business for Windows

Links and information for installing and configuring Skype for Business for Windows.

Install and Configure Lync for Mac

Steps for installing and configuring Lync for Mac.

Create an Online Skype Meeting in Outlook Web App

Steps for creating a Skype meeting using Outlook Web App.

Disable Skype for Business Autostart

A configuration option is available to disable the automatic startup of Skype for Business.

Edit Contacts in Lync 2011 for Mac

Lync 2011 for Mac users may be unable to edit contact groups within the 2011 client.

Skype for Business Mobile

Installation and support information for Skype for Business on mobile devices.

Unable to Access Skype for Business

Troubleshooting for Skype for Business login problems, including the use of incorrect username formats.

Ways to Create Online Meetings Using Skype for Business

How to create Skype meetings through the web and installed clients.