Note Skype Meeting Broadcast isn't currently available for nonprofit, educational (.edu), and government (.gov) plans. When customers who have one of these plans click New Meeting in the Skype Meeting Broadcast portal, they see this error message. However, because Skype Meeting Broadcast isn’t currently available for these plans, the steps in the "Solution" section won’t correct this issue.
Method 1: Prepare your organization and network for Skype Meeting BroadcastTo enable your organization and set up your network for Skype Meeting Broadcast, go to the following Microsoft website:
Method 2: Assign the appropriate license to the meeting organizerAssign one of the following Office 365 licenses to the meeting organizer, as appropriate:
- Office 365 Enterprise E1
- Office 365 Enterprise E3
- Office 365 Enterprise E5
- Skype for Business Online Standalone Plan 2
Note Skype for Business Online Standalone Plan 3 doesn’t include Skype Meeting Broadcast.
- The Office 365 organization isn't enabled for Skype Meeting Broadcast.
- The user doesn't have an assigned Skype for Business Online plan that grants this capability.
Article ID: 3122738 - Last Review: 21 Dec 2016 - Revision: 1