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Getting started with IM, presence, and contacts? Want to learn how to set up Lync for calls and Lync meetings? Schedule, join, or share during a Lync meeting? The following guides can help. Download and print these brief guides to use as a desk-side reference. Each guide describes important features and provides step-by-step instructions to help you become a Lync expert fast.

Lync provides IM, online meetings, availability information, and audio and video calling at work and while on the go. It’s part of Microsoft 365, a subscription, cloud-based service that gives you secure anywhere-access to Office applications, including Lync.  In Microsoft 365, Lync data—contacts, presence (availability) information, conversation history, and so on—is stored online. You can access it from your work computer, any computer—such as your home computer, a friend’s computer, or a public computer—or a supported cell phone.

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