Lync Online settings summary

The Lync admin center includes settings for your entire organization, and for individual users.

Note    Depending on your location, you might not have access to all features of Lync Online. For details, see License restrictions for Office 365.

Lync Online organization settings

Setting

Description

Default

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Domain federation

Communicate with other organizations that use Lync

Enabled

Configure external communications

Public IM connectivity

Communicate with Skype users

Enabled

Configure external communications

Mobile phone notifications

Choose a push notification service for Windows Phone, iPhone, and iPad, or disable notifications

Microsoft Push Notification Service and Apple Push Notification Service

Configure mobile phone notifications

Presence privacy mode

Determine who can view a Lync user’s presence status

Automatically display presence information

Configure presence privacy mode

Meeting invitation

Add your own logo and footer; add links to help and legal information

Not configured

Customize meeting invitations

Lync Online user settings

Setting

Description

Default

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Audio and video

Conduct audio and video conversations using Lync

Enabled

Configure settings for individual users

Recording

Record calls and meetings

Enabled

Configure settings for individual users

Anonymous attendee dial-out

Allow anonymous Lync Meeting attendees to connect by having the audio conferencing provider call them

Enabled

Configure settings for individual users

Disable non-archived features

Turns off features that aren’t captured when the organization has set up an in-place hold in the Exchange admin center:

  • File transfer using instant messaging

  • Shared OneNote pages

  • PowerPoint annotations

Select this option if you’re legally required to preserve electronically stored information.

Disabled

Configure settings for individual users

Applies To: Lync Online



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