Microsoft Lync 2013

Microsoft Lync 2013 users


Expected Duration
65 minutes

Microsoft Lync 2013 is a combined messaging and collaboration tool from Microsoft that is part of the Microsoft Office suite. In this course, you’ll learn about using Lync and navigating the interface, managing contacts, setting your profile and status, using instant messenger, organizing meetings, and sharing content.


The Lync Interface

  • start the course
  • configure the Quick Lync bar in Microsoft Lync 2013
  • customize the Contacts List display in Microsoft Lync 2013

Working with Contacts

  • use the filtering capabilities of the Find Someone search feature to locate a contact
  • create and configure a group using Microsoft Lync 2013
  • optimally group and sort contacts in Microsoft Lync 2013
  • manage contacts using Microsoft Lync 2013 contact cards

Profile and Status

  • adjust your profile image using Microsoft Lync 2013
  • manually update your status and location from the Microsoft Lync 2013 user interface

Instant Messaging

  • use Microsoft Lync 2013’s Instant Messaging (IM) or Chat feature
  • use the Microsoft Lync 2013 tabbed conversation feature

Meetings and Sharing Content

  • share, add to, or collaborate on notes and notebooks before or during a Microsoft Lync 2013 meeting organized in Microsoft OneNote and Microsoft Outlook 2013
  • configure Microsoft Lync 2013 Meeting Space presenter and attendee settings and permissions
  • share a PowerPoint presentation in Microsoft Lync 2013 and use the permissions and management tools
  • set up and configure a Microsoft Lync 2013 meeting scheduled through Outlook’s Calendar view
  • use Microsoft Lync 2013’s Meet Now feature





Multi-license discounts available for Annual and Monthly subscriptions.