How to connect and make calls between Microsoft Lync and Skype
Quick Help Card: How to connect from Microsoft Lync to Skype. See also blog post.
Email Address at
This is needed
In order to get a
Lync and Skype belong
Create a new
with your new
Skype will ask you
later in the
process if you
want to merge
your old Skype
account with the
new one. This
way you keep
In Skype do a contact search with the email address
that you use or the person you want to
contact is using to sign into the Microsoft Lync
Account and connect.
Once the person appears in the contacts list click on
the name and this person will recieve an invitation to
Now this person with Microsoft Lync Account needs
to accept your invitation to connect send from Skype.
Tick the box next to Add to this contact group.
5 Click Ok. Done. Now you can make calls between
Microsoft Lync and Skype.