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Switch to Skype for Business from Hangouts Meet

Easily join a meeting with a single touch or click from your calendar, or schedule a meeting in advance or start one at any time.

Start an instant online meeting

  1. On the Meetings tab Meetings icon, select Meet Now.

  2. In the meeting window, select Invite More People to add others to the meeting.

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Screenshot of the Meetings tab of the Skype for Business window.

Schedule an online meeting in Outlook

  1. Open your Outlook calendar.

  2. On the Home tab, select New Skype Meeting.

  3. Complete the meeting request.

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Skype for Business Schedule Meeting

Join a scheduled online meeting

  • In the Outlook meeting request, select Join Skype Meeting.

  • Or, in the Outlook meeting reminder, select Join Online.

  • Or, in the Skype for Business window, select the Meetings tab Meetings icon, and then double-click the meeting to join.

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Meeting join options

Record your online meeting

  1. In the meeting window, select More Options > Start Recording.

  2. Use the controls at the bottom of the meeting to pause, resume, or stop the recording.

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Start recording

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