The Client devices per user report

In the Office 365 admin center, you can locate lots of different types of reports, including those for Skype for Business Online. You can use the Client devices per user report to show the number of peer-to-peer sessions and conferences that specific user participated in using a mobile phone, tablet, or PC during the time period you select.

Caution: If you think your are getting inaccurate or incomplete reporting information, try the newly released Skype for Business activity reports. These new reports can be found in the new Office 365 admin center are replacing the Skype for Business reports that are found in the classic Office 365 admin center.

To view this report

  1. Go to the Office 365 admin center > Reports.

  2. In the Office 365 Dashboard window, under Skype for Business click Client devices per user.

This report looks like:

Lync Online Client Devices Per User Report

This report uses these metrics:

Metric

Description

User Name

Shows the user principle name of the user signed in.

Windows activities

Shows the total number of peer-to-peer sessions or conferences that a user participated in during the reporting period while using a Windows PC device. Windows PC devices include both Skype for Businessdesktop and Skype for Business web app clients.

Windows Phone activities

Shows the total number of peer-to-peer sessions or conferences that a user participated in during the reporting period while using a Windows Phone.

Android activities

Shows the total number of peer-to-peer sessions or conferences that a user participated in during the reporting period while using an Android device.

iPhone activities

Shows the total number of peer-to-peer sessions or conferences that a user participated in during the reporting period while using an iPhone.

iPad activities

Shows the total number of peer-to-peer sessions or conferences that a user participated in during the reporting period while using an iPad.

Want to know more about reporting in Skype for Business Online?

In this report, you can monitor and create reports of usage trends. The user principal name is displayed in the report, and you can download and save the report information as .csv file.

Although it's easier to use the Office 365 admin center, you can also use the Get-CsClientDeviceDetailReport cmdlet to create this Skype for Business Online report.

Important: Skype for Business Online reporting cmdlets are available in Exchange Online PowerShell. To connect to Exchange PowerShell, seeConnect to Exchange Online using remote PowerShell

You can import the report data into Excel with the provided RESTful WebService API CsClientDeviceDetailMonthly, see Using Excel to Retrieve Office 365 Reporting Data

To view other Skype for Business Online reports, see Quick reference: Skype for Business Online reporting.

When it comes to Windows PowerShell, Skype for Business Online is all about managing users and that users are allowed or not allowed to do. Windows PowerShell, you can manage Office 365 using a single point of administration through automated and scripted actions and streamlines your daily work. To get started with Windows PowerShell, see these topics:

Windows PowerShell has many advantages in speed, simplicity, and productivity over only using the Office 365 admin center UI. Learn about these advantages in the following topics:

See Also

Skype for Business Online reporting

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