In this 2-hour hands-on instructor led workshop, attendees will learn how to start and sign on to Lync, learn how to navigate the Lync 2011 program window, learn about presence (availability status), add contacts to their contact list, and find help resources.
Next attendees will learn how to use the voice and video features of Lync, including how to adjust audio settings, how to make and receive a phone call, a conference call, and a video call. Instant messaging is another form of communication in Lync. Attendees will learn how to send an instant message, how to reply, and how to format text in an instant message.
Prerequisite: Familiarity with the Mac OS and the mouse
An activated Lync account is also required (visit www.go.illinois.edu/myuc to check your account status before attending).