Office communicator 2016 status not updating
Below are simple directions that can be used to add customized statuses to Microsoft Communicator instant message client.
The default list of statuses includes Available, Busy, Do Not Disturb, Be Right Back, and Away as shown in the below example image.
It is in our opinion a very strange behavior, because most e-mails rather on Microsoft Exchange servers are created so that the first letters of the name and the names are spelled with a capital letter.
In this case, at the time of implementation of all the Lync 2013 client, suddenly we had a lot of users unhappy with the operation of the new client.
Once you have added the Custom State URL string double click it to open it and modify the value which will be the below path to the file.
When running Outlook with Lync (and Profile Unity is running) that you can no longer see the "status" of a person anymore (available/Presence Unknown/busy).
I recently started using Microsoft Communicator for a contract I am working on and wanted to customize it a bit.
One of the things I wanted to be able to change was the status that displayed to other people as the default statuses are fairly generic and in my case I wanted to display if I was on an important meeting, working on a project, or just deep in thought.
The upgrade process itself is quite easy to perform.
If you want to install an older version of Office, please remove these newer products and try again.” As a workaround, the affected users can download the Skype for Business 2016 client at https://community.office365.com/en-us/w/lync/skype-for-business-is-removed-when-you-upgrade-to-office-2016 Customer Impact: Impact is isolated to customers who have purchased an Office 365 business Premium subscription and have upgraded to Office 2016.
Analysis indicates that the scope of customers experiencing impact appears to be very limited with only a few customers reporting the issue.
The Skype for Business 2016 installation URL located on the Office 365 homepage is not routing affected users to the newest version of Skype for Business.
As a result, some users may receive the error message: “We have detected that you have a newer version of Office installed on your device.