Category Archives: Lync

Rate My Call–Skype for Business

I would say that this is definitely one of the Top 10 questions that I hear from those that are investigating the upgrade to Skype for Business or have recently deployed it. Question: How do I turn off the Rate … Continue reading

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DIY Lync Diagnostics

I am like everyone else in that sometimes I just don’t have the time, the attentiveness, nor the in-depth knowledge to completely diagnose some of the off the wall stuff that I run into. I am also cheap in that … Continue reading

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Certificates in Wrong Container–Lync Front-End Service Fails

The last couple of days, I have been having lots of fun (that was sarcasm for those that are sarcasm challenged) working with some colleagues on some certificate issues. Basically, the issue is that Lync Server 2013’s Front-End services will … Continue reading

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Getting Lync User Connection Information

I posted in the past about how to identify where users are connecting to in Lync. I have used this script several times this week to find out what version users were using and what computer they were using. The … Continue reading

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Lync 2010 vs Lync 2013 Address Book Troubleshooting

When troubleshooting Address Book issues in Lync, I keep forgetting to ask users which version of the Lync client they are using. After all, it is a bit of a pain if you walk them through deleting their Global Address … Continue reading

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Lync Web Access for Anonymous Users–Failure

In my current job, I have been using Federation connections for many Lync meetings. My meetings include internal company participants and external participants that are Federated. I love having Lync meetings, and just making Lync phone calls to external users. … Continue reading

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OWAS Configuration and -CertificateName

I downloaded my certificate and was working on configuring an Office Web App Server 2013 Farm. As I was running the New-OfficeWebAppsFarm cmdlet, I received an error as I was using Subject Name of the certificate for the –CertificateName option … Continue reading

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