Sharing Screens and Files in Lync for Mac

Overview

This post covers the steps required to share files and screens for Mac.

Requirements

  • Lync for Mac

Contents

Sharing in Lync

Steps to Share Files

  1. To share files, either:
    1. Click the paper clip symbol
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    2. Or, press command and click the contact you want to share with, and then select Send a File.
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  2. Select the file you want to send and then click Send.
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Steps to Share Your Desktop Screens

  1. Press command and click the contact you want to share with and then select Share Desktop.
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    NOTE: Click OK on the sharing dialog box

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Steps to Stop Sharing Desktop Screens

  1. On the Stop Sharing tab:
    1. Click the desktop icon
    2. Select desktop of your account
    3. Click Stop sharing
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Help

If you have questions, or need assistance, please contact the IS&T Help Center at 404-413-HELP (4357) or help@gsu.edu