All staff can download and install Skype for Business, but did you know, you can also use Skype to set up a telephone conference, even if your contacts aren’t on Skype?

Here’s how:

New Skype Meeting Button

In your Outlook Calendar, select “New Skype Meeting” from the Home tab (if you can’t see this button, this article may help, or contact the IT Helpdesk).

 

This automatically creates a Conference ID that is unique to your conference call, detailed in the meeting invite:

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

It’s as simple as that!

For more tips on how to use Skype for Business, check out the University’s handy user guides.

 

 

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