Skype for Business: LSU Overview

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General Information

Skype for Business is instant messaging (IM), online meetings, calling, video conferencing, and sharing and collaboration client all rolled into one package.

To learn more information about Skype for Business, please see:


Available to: Faculty & Staff.

Pre-Install Notes

Before installing Skype for Business please check for the the following:

NOTE: These services depend on high quality bandwidth from end to end, as well as high quality endpoints.  If either end does not have a good Internet connection or modern endpoint device, you may experience a poor quality conference.

Download & Install

Install Skype for Business on your PC

NOTE: Be sure to login with your LSUMail username and password (i.e. If you are off-campus, you may be required to follow additional steps to prove your identity. If you need assistance or more information about this step, please see Office365: Logging in with Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA)


Training & Support

Skype for Business: Help

Skype for Business: Training

Skype for Business: Discover Skype for Business

Referenced from: Microsoft