The screen will just not initiate and this is a very important part of the online meeting. They get a message Connection Error Occurred. Lync users can connect to anyone on Skype, enabling rich communication with hundreds of millions of people around the world. These are just a few benefits the organisations can take advantage of so productivity is improved and cost reductions can be made. Do you have any hybrid configurations? Not only is screen sharing easy to do, but it ensures you always get the correct answers to your questions.
Lync connects people everywhere, on Windows 8 and other operating systems including mobile devices, as part of their everyday productivity experience. Incidentally, in reverse when I shared my desktop with the other person, they could see my desktop just fine. For my understanding, the issue is a little bit different. Our client does not allow the installation of binaries we are suggesting Lync Client and prefers a generic software I-e Skype on their end. This article has also been viewed 3,602 times. Sharing your screen with your co-worker so they can give your work a thumbs up or thumbs down.
Why would I want to let someone view everything I was doing? ¹ Not available for Lync for Mac 2011 users and Macintosh users running Lync Web App. By , , and at — Microsoft Gold Certified and Partner of Missouri, Kentucky and Illinois. An alternative resolution method was mentioned in the comments of the article as well that is worth sharing. Any help would be appreciated. Read on or watch this to learn how to share your desktop screen with a contact.
To create this article, volunteer authors worked to edit and improve it over time. With the options in the toolbar, you can give control of your computer to another participant as well as end the sharing session. We looking forward to alternatives to TeamViewer that we are currently using for the same purpose. Ready to start sharing your screen with your co-workers? I can do some tests from my side to check whether we can reproduce the issue. Lync provides a consistent, single client experience for presence, instant messaging, voice, video and a great meeting experience. After many hours of troubleshooting trying various things from upgrading video drivers to uninstalling programs such as Cisco Webex Productivity Tools, I found this article:. Do you use on-premise Lync Skype for Business servers or pure Office 365? While you are sharing, the sharing toolbar is displayed at the top of the meeting stage on your computer.
For users who are running Windows operating system Only one participant can share their desktop or open program at a time. Lync for Mac 2011 users: Click the sharing icon, and then click Stop Sharing. Microsoft Lync is an enterprise-ready unified communications platform. Kindly advice what to do to resolve this. You could attach each item to an email, but you know what would be easier? If possible, please share a screenshot with me. I found conflicting information on the web: some say it's not available on Skype for Business old threads from about a year ago but Microsoft support says it should work. A yellow outline is shown around the shared desktop or program on your computer.
With we moving on to Windows 8 and Lync 2013 , it need to fix the issue. Users will also only be able to share their primary monitor, not a secondary monitor. ² If one participant is already in control when another requests control, the latter sees the notification Another participant is requesting control. Release control¹ Click Release Control on the meeting stage. In the Present Programs dialog box, click the program you want, and then click Present. Shahid Roofi Desktop Sharing between Skype and Lync is not currently available.
The author explains the symptoms accurately and the suggested resolution fixed my problem. For convenience, I have provided the fix below. I run on Skype for business 2016 whereas my client runs on lync 2010. Microsoft Lync is an instant-messaging client mostly used in corporate environments. Split from Hello Support, I am experiencing the same problem here and need a one time immediate solution.
Microsoft Lync How-To Tutorial: Screen Sharing Last week, we learned how to. . A mature feature rich communications solution it seamlessly integrates with other productivity software from Microsoft, namely Exchange and SharePoint. End the sharing session Windows users: Click Stop Presenting either on the sharing toolbar or on the meeting stage. Microsoft Lync Server 2013 is the latest communication platform made available by Microsoft. The participant who currently has control sees the notification You are in control. Can we use Lync Client with Lync Infrastructure to connect to remote Skype users : yes Can we then use the Skype screen sharing feature to see the remote user screen in our Lync Client :?? Lync Web App You can share your desktop and open programs only if you are a presenter, and have installed the Lync Web App plug-in.
Interns deserve some privacy too, right? This article has also been viewed 3,602 times. With a simple scree share, your work will be displayed directly on their screen, all without a single email. Users are able share their screen but cannot view the screen shared. I did bit of testing to isolate the issue on Lync 2013 with Windows 8 User with Lync 2013 on Windows 7 has no issues like mentioned above If Lync 2010 is installed same Windows 8 laptops , things work fine. Call 888-876-5394 for pricing information and to schedule your own demo for your unique business needs. Hello All , I have few Windows 8 computers which have Lync 2013 installed. Because each acceptance overrides the previous acceptance, the last request accepted is the one in control.