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How to Set your Public IM/Skype and Lync Federation Preferences in Lync Online/ Office 365

Login to your admin console with an Office 365 admin account   Head to admin/Lync   Then head to Organisation / External Communications     You have 3 options, Off completely (no federation), on except for blocked (open with option of blocking), on only for allowed (closed federation on a per domain basis) Note, “Public IM connectivity” controls your connectivity to federate...

How to enable Lync On-Premise to Federate with Office365 Lync Online

I’ve just been doing some testing between our Lync On-Premise installation and Office365 Lync Online with Thomas Lee (who is all over Office365 information) The information about implies that Lync Online, once you choose Open Federation on your web admin console, will federate with any On-Prem Lync installation that also has open federation. We found this not to be the case. Our system is...

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