Skype for Business Q & A

Q: So what is Skype for Business?

A: Skype for Business is a messaging and collaboration tool, it is essentially the enterprise version of Skype

Q: So how can it help me?

A: Ever wanted to walk through a document with a college, or show them a resource outside of school hours? Skype for Business can help you do this. You can share your laptop / desktop display whilst in a conversation via audio, video or text message

Q: So this only works on your laptop or desktop?

A: Nope! You can also get apps for your tablet or phone. Although on these devices you cannot share your screen, you can make video and audio calls and send text messages

Q: How do I get Skype for Business?

A: You can:

  • install SFB on your personal machine via webmail (Guide)
  • Install SFB from your chosen devices app store
  • Use the SFB client that is preinstalled on your Windows 8.1 laptop or admin station

Last modified: Friday, 15 May 2015, 12:06 PM