Lync For Mac Manual

Lync lets you do everything from sending an e-mail with a click of the mouse to conducting an instant and ad-hoc meeting with people around the world. Use this reference to gain an understanding of the components of Lync.

Lync For Mac Manual

Lync For Mac Manual User

  1. Log into the Outlook Web App portal at with your username ( and CampusID password.
  2. Once you are logged in, it will open to the Outlook Web Access for your email account. Select the gear in the right corner.
  3. Select 'Office 365 Settings.'
  4. Select 'Software.'
  5. Select 'Lync.'
  6. Select 'Install.'
  7. Once downloaded, select 'Lync Installer.'
  8. When the initial install window pops up, select 'Continue.'
  9. When the Software License Agreement window pops up, select 'Continue.'
  10. 'Agree' to the terms.
  11. Select 'Install.'
  12. Enter your computer username and password.
  13. Package scripts will begin to run.
  14. Once installation is successful, select 'Close.'
  15. Once the install is complete, go back to the software page and select 'Install update.'
  16. Select 'Download.'
  17. The downloading process will begin automatically.
  18. Once the download is done, open the file.
  19. Open the 'Lync Installer.'
  20. Once the 'Install Microsoft Lync for Mac' window pops up, select 'Continue.'
  21. When the Software License Agreement window pops up, select 'Continue.'
  22. 'Agree' to the terms.
  23. Select 'Install.'
  24. Enter your computer username and password.
  25. It will automatically start writing the files.
  26. Once the installations was successful, select 'Close.'
  27. Open 'Lync for Mac.'
  28. Enter login credentials for Microsoft Lync.
    Email Address:
    Sign in as: This is user preference.
    User ID:
    Password: CampusID password
    Select 'Sign In.'
  29. Successful installation. Note that when a user adds you as a Lync Contact, the notification may display the of the person requesting to be added on your contact list.
  30. If you would like to identify this person before selecting 'OK,' in the Search box of Lync type the w+ID# that is in the request then it will display the users first and last name as well as job title for you to see who it is before you select 'OK' to accept them into your Lync Contacts.

Lync For Mac Manual Software


Lync For Mac Manual Downloads

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  • In the Microsoft Lync for Mac 2011 Update volume window, double-click the Lync for Mac 2011 Update application to start the update process, and then follow the instructions on the screen. If the installation finishes successfully, you can remove the update installer from your hard disk.