User Creation Templates - Configuring LCS/OCS/Lync/Skype for Business Settings

    ADManger Plus's user creation templates make it possible to configure the LCS/OCS settings or the Skype for Business /Lync Server settings for the Active Directory user accounts, right while they are being created, in one single step.

    Enable Live Communications / Office Communication Server 2007

    1. In the appropriate user creation templates, click the OCS/Lync/Skype tab and select the LCS / OCS Server option.

    2. In LCS/OCS Server field group, select the appropriate server and specify the SIP-URI (Session in Protocol -URI) format. The SIP-URI format should be of a valid format. Example: sip:

    3. Configure all the required LCS/OCS settings viz., Federation Settings, Archiving Settings and Remote Control Settings by selecting the appropriate options and save the template.

    ADManager Plus makes it feasible to easily enable and configure Live Communication settings with the help of templates and without even using any command line tool.

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    Configure Skype for Business or Lync Server (2010/2013/2015) Settings

    1. In the user creation templates, click the OCS/Lync/Skype tab and select the Lync Server option.

    2. In Lync / Skype for Business Server field group, select the required server and specify the required SIP-URI format. For example:

    3. Configure all the appropriate fields / attributes under Lync Settings viz. Telephony, Line URI Format, Conferencing Policy, Client Version Policy, PIN Policy, External Access Policy, Archiving Policy, Location Policy and Client Policy. Click here for the list of all Lync Attributes (non-AD attributes) supported by ADManager Plus.

    4. Click Save Template to save the settings.

    Sample CSV file to specify Lync Settings.

    Note: To specify the Lync/Skype policies using the CSV-import option, you must prefix each policy setting with 'Tag:'. For example, to specify a value/policy for the lyncVoicePolicy using CSV-import, you must mention it as 'Tag:testVoicePolicy' in the CSV file.

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