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Sharing in Lync

This document covers the steps required to share files and desktop for Mac.


  • Lync for Mac


Steps to Share Files

  1. Click the paper clip symbol.

    or Right click contact you want to share with and then select Send a File

    Figure 1: Sharing files
  2. Select the file you want to send and then click Send

    Figure 2: Choosing a file to share

Steps to Share Desktops

  1. Right click the contact you want to share with and then select Share Desktop.

    Figure 1: Sharing desktop

    NOTE: Click OK on the sharing dialog box.

Steps to Stop Sharing Desktop

  1. On the Stop Sharing tab:
    A. Click the desktop icon
    B. Select desktop of your account
    C. Click stop sharing

    Figure 1: Stop sharing desktop.


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