Microsoft Lync for PC users, and Microsoft Communicator for Mac users, have replaced Novell Instant Messenger as the university's instant messenger services. The information below will help you get Lync or Communicator up and running!
New! Microsoft Lync Mobile
Try out the new Lync Mobile app for your iPhone, iPad or Android device. Click the User Guide for more information.
Microsoft Lync for PC Users
Install and set up Lync on your campus computer
Please ask your unit's Tier 1 technical support personnel if your computer is connected to Active Directory (AD). Then click the appropriate link below:
- Click here to install and set up Lync on an AD-connected computer.
- Click here to Install and set up Lync on a non-AD computer.
Install and set up Lync on your home computer
- Click here to install and set up Lync on a home computer.
Learn to Use Lync
Click here to learn how to use Lync.
Communicate With Students Via Lync
You can communicate with students using Lync instant messenger. Click here to integrate Lync with CardMail.
Microsoft Communicator for Mac Users
Install and set up Communicator on your computer
Click here to install and set up Communicator on your Mac.
Learn to Use Communicator
Click here to learn how to use Communicator.
Note: No additional set up is needed to communicate with students via Communicator.
Contact the IT HelpDesk at 502-852-7997 or email@example.com.