Customize alerts and sounds

You can customize the preferences that notify you of certain events, such as when a contact comes online or when you receive an instant message. You can also customize the sound that plays, if any, during an alert.

  1. On the Lync menu, click Preferences.

  2. Click Alerts  Lync Preferences, Alerts icon .

  3. Do any of the following:


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Turn alerts on or off

Under Notifications and Alerts, select or clear the check boxes for each kind of alert.

Change the sounds that accompany alerts

Under Play sounds for alerts and calls, click the pop-up menu next to each kind of alert, and then choose the sound that you want.

Note: The Play sounds for alerts check box must be selected.

See also

Format the font in messages

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