Option to suppress the Skype for Business 2016 startup splash screen

Van toepassing: Skype for Business 2016


When you start the Microsoft Skype for Business 2016 client, there's a splash screen with the waiting UI. To suppress the startup splash screen, you can follow these two steps:
  1. Install the January 3, 2017, update (KB3128049) for Skype for Business 2016.
  2. Use the following GPO:

    Set the DisableSplashScreen key to 1 under the following path:
    Additionally, to show the startup splash screen, set the DisableSplashScreen key to 0.