Skype for Business: How to Sign In

Skype for Business Logo


Skype for Business (formerly Microsoft Office Communicator & Lync) is used for instant messaging and desktop sharing.

Signing into Skype for Business

Skype for Business should be installed on your workstation. If not, please submit a Footprints ticket to request it.

Note: You can submit a Footprints Ticket by logging into ACES and selecting the Employee Tab. You will find the link and help guide for Footprints on the right-hand side.

Skype Sign In Screen

If Skype prompts you for a password, it is the same password you used for your Outlook Email. You can access this password by going to ACES>Employee Tab>Web Services>Personal Information>View Email Password.

Getting Started with Skype for Business

Skype Status Screen - Group

Searching & Adding a Co-Worker to Your Contact Lists

Contact Mini Menu

Help & Support

For tutorials and documentation, see Skype's support website.

For further assistance, contact your local I.T. Helpdesk or put in a Footprints ticket.


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