Skype for Business - Making your first call

In Skype for Business you can make phone calls just by typing a number. In the search box, type the number and press enter.


A call dialog box should appear:

To hang up the call, press the red hang up button towards the bottom of the call dialogue box.


Calling a Skype for Business contact

To make a call to a Skype for Business contact, right click on them, hover over Call and click Skype for Business call. This will bring up a call dialogue box like before and make the call direct to the users Skype for Business client.

NOTE: Remember, calling the DDI of an internal co-worker will result in a call charge, however, starting a native Skype for Business call will not. Always select the Skype call or Lync call option, instead of the Work option.


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