Install Skype for Business integration

As a Skype for Business user, you are able to install the Skype for Business Virtual Office plug-in to enhance your calling experience.

Note: This version of integration with Skype for Business does not support Skype for Business Basic.

To prepare for installation:

  1. Close Skype for Business on your PC.
  2. If you are a new user, you are ready to install the integration. If you are using an older version of the integration, you must also uninstall your existing version of the plug-in before installing the latest version.

To install the Skype for Business Virtual Office plug-in:

  1. Download the Skype for Business Virtual Office plug-in.
  2. Install the downloaded file.

    Note: If you do not have administrator rights on your computer, consult your administrator for assistance.

  3. You may need to restart Skype for Business to complete the installation.

Log in to the integration

As a user of version 6.1.2 of the plug-in, you are asked to log in to the Virtual Office integration panel in Skype for Business.

To log in to the integration:

  1. In Skype for Business, click the 8x8 tab on the side of your app to open the login screen of your Virtual Office integration panel.
  2. At the prompt, enter your Virtual Office login credentials, and confirm to log in.

To log in to a Virtual Office app to enable calling:

To enable calling in the integration, you must log in to Virtual Office: