Set up and sign in

Download and install

If don't already have Skype for Business installed, see:

Screenshot of Install Skype for Business on Mac page on

Sign in to Skype for Business

  1. Enter your work or school account.

  2. Select Continue.

  3. If your organization provides instructions, follow the prompts on the screen. Otherwise, enter your password.

  4. Select the Keep me signed in check box if you'd like Skype for Business to save your information so you don't have to enter it each time you sign in.

  5. Select Sign In.

Screenshot of Skype for Business sign in screen.

Set up your audio and video devices

  1. Select Skype for Business > Preferences... > Audio/Video to select your microphone and speakers.

  2. Select Apple Apple menu icon > System Preferences > Sound to set the Output and Input volumes.

Screenshot of Skype for Business Preferences screen, with Audio/Video pane selected.

Screenshot of Sound preferences for macOS with Output pane selected.

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