Logging into Skype for Business

Use the following instructions to login to Skype for Business.

Windows: If Skype for Business does not start automatically, click Start -> All Programs -> Microsoft Office -> Skype for Business

Mac: If Lync does not start automatically, go to your applications in Finder -> Microsoft Office -> Lync

At first login, you will be prompted to sign in.
  1. In the Sign-in address box, enter yournetid@illinois.edu
  2. Select the Sign In button.
  3. User Name: your netid
  4. Password: your AD password
  5. Select remember password if you want this information remembered.
  6. Let Lync/Skype for Business run in the background of your computer throughout the day.