Open Lync

Lync for Office 365 is a desktop application. After you install Lync, open it from your computer like any other application.

Windows users:

  1. Do one of the following:
  • In Windows 8, go to the Start screen, and then click Lync 2013.
  • In Windows 7, click Start > All Programs > Microsoft Lync > Lync 2013.
  1. If it’s your first time signing in, type your password, and then click Sign in.

Mac users:

 Note    Your Lync sign-in information is usually configured automatically when Lync is installed. If you can’t sign in, see Troubleshooting Lync sign-in errors.

Applies to:
Lync 2013 for Office 365, Office 365 Enterprise, Office 365 Enterprise admin, Office 365 Midsize Business, Office 365 Midsize Business admin, Office 365 Small Business, Office 365 Small Business admin