Lync on iOS Devices

Overview

This post lists the steps required to install and configure Lync on iOS devices.

Requirements

  • Lync Account
  • iPad/iPhone

Contents

Installing and Using Lync on iOS

Installing and Configuring Lync

  1. Tap the App Store.
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  2. Type Microsoft Lync 2010 on the search bar and then tap Free.
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  3. Tap Install App.
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  4. Tap Open.
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  5. If a pop up window appears asking to sync your contacts, tap OK.
  6. Tap OK in the Before You Start screen.
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  7. On the Lync log in page:
    1. Enter your CampusID email address (CampusID@gsu.edu)
    2. Enter your CampusID password
    3. Tap Sign In
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    NOTE: If you are installing Lync 2013 on your iPhone, continue to step 8
  8. Tap Next in the welcome screen.
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  9. Tap Next in the Manage data use screen.
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  10. Enter your phone number and tap Next.
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  11. Tap Done.
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Changing your Availability

  1. Tap the My Info icon.
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  2. Tap the status options and select your availability status.
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Starting a Chat

  1. Tap on the Contacts icon.
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  2. Select the contact with whom you wish to chat and tap the chat icon.
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Starting a Video Chat

  1. Tap on the Contacts icon.
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  2. Select the contact with whom you wish to video chat and tap the video chat icon.
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Starting a Call

  1. Tap on the Contacts icon.
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  2. Select the contact with whom you wish to call and tap the call icon.
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Sending an Email

  1. Tap the Contacts icon.
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  2. Select the contact you wish to email and tap the email icon.
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Updating your Status

  1. Tap the My Info icon.
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  2. Tap the What’s happening today? field bubble and enter your status message.
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Help

If you have questions, or need assistance, please contact the Help Desk at 404-413-4357 or help@gsu.edu