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Android

This document provides the user with instructions for common tasks that are performed with Lync (Android).

Requirements

  • Lync Account

Help

If you have questions, or need assistance, please contact the IS&T Help Center at 404-413-HELP (4357) or help@gsu.edu

Contents

Steps to Install and Configure Lync

NOTE: Ensure that your Android mobile device is up to date by selecting Menu->Settings->System Update and select the updates needed. (Contact your wireless provider for additional help).
  1. Tap on Play Store.

    Figure 1: Tap on the "Play Store".
  2. Enter Lync 2010 in the "Search" box.

    Figure 2: Enter "Lync 2010" in the "Search" box.
  3. Tap Install.

    Figure 3: Tap "Install"
  4. Tap Open when the application is finished installing.

    Figure 4: Tap "Open" when the application is finished installing.
  5. Tap Accept in the Terms of Use box.

    Figure 5: Tap "Accept" in the "Terms of Use" box.
  6. Enter your CampusID@gsu.edu email address and CampusID password, then tap Sign in.

    Figure 6: Enter your CampusID@gsu.edu email address and password, then tap "Sign in".
  7. Tap Next.

    Figure 7: Tap "Next".
  8. Enter your Android phone number when prompted and tap Next

    Figure 8: Enter your Android phone number when prompted and tap "Next".
  9. Tap Done.

    Figure 9: Tap "Done".

Steps to Change your Availability

  1. Tap on the drop-down menu in your current status.

    Figure 1: Tap the drop-down menu.
  2. Choose your new status.

    Figure 2: Choose your new status.

Steps to Start a Chat

  1. Tap the name of the person with whom you want to chat.  

    Figure 1: Tap the name of the person you want to chat with. 
  2. Tap the conversation bubble.

    Figure 2: Tap the conversation bubble.

Steps to Send an E-mail

  1. Tap the person you wish to send an e-mail to.

    Figure 1: Tap the person you wish to send an e-mail to
  2. Tap the Mail icon.

    Figure 2: Tap the "Mail" icon.

Steps to Update Your Status

  1. Tap “My Info” and then enter your status in the What's happening today? field.

    Figure 1: Update Your Status