Join a Skype for Business meeting with Skype Meetings App

This FAQ was last modified on: Friday, May 19, 2017 01:01pm


Join a Skype for Business meeting with Skype Meetings App (Skype for Business Web App)


*If you don’t have the desktop version of Skype for Business, or don’t have a Skype for Business account, you can use Skype Meetings App or Skype for Business Web App to join a Skype for Business meeting from your browser.

Depending on how your organization is set up, you will use either Skype Meetings App or Skype for Business Web App

Skype for Business Web App

Join a meeting using Skype for Business Web App

Here are the basic steps to join a Skype for Business meeting with Skype for Business Web App.

  1. Open the meeting request in your email or calendar, and select Join Skype Meeting.

  2. On the Skype for Business Web App sign-in page, enter your name, and select Join the meeting.

    Sign in to Skype for Business Web App as a guest or with your organization's credentials

  3. Follow your browser's instructions for installing the Skype for Business Web App plug-in, which is required for audio, video, and screen sharing.

  4. Depending on the meeting options set by the organizer, you'll either join the meeting immediately, or be directed to the virtual lobby.
    Skype for Business Web App virtual lobby

  5. If you're in the lobby, the meeting organizer and other presenters are immediately notified that you're waiting.
    Admit someone who is waiting in the lobby

 

Join a meeting using Skype Meetings App

Here are the basic steps to join a Skype for Business meeting with Skype Meetings App.

  1. Open the meeting request in your email or calendar, and select Join Skype Meeting.

    Join with Skype for Business Web App

  2. On the Skype Meetings App sign-in page, enter your name, and select Join.

    Skype Meetings App screen

  3. Follow your browser's instructions for installing Skype Meetings App. For example, in Internet Explorer, select Run when you see the alert at the bottom of the browser window.




Reference: https://support.office.com/en-us/article/Join-a-Skype-for-Business-meeting-with-Skype-Meetings-App-Skype-for-Business-Web-App-4828ad18-ed21-422a-a870-94d676d4b72a?ui=en-US&rs=en-US&ad=US#Version=Skype-for-Business-Web-App