Modify Skype for Business / Lync Policies

    This feature helps you to modify the Skype for Business / Lync Server policies applied to Active Directory users for whom the Skype/Lync Server communication option has been enabled.


    Configure the required Skype for Business / Lync Server policies like conferencing policy, telephony policy and archiving policy in your Lync Server. Then, using the modify Skype (Lync) policies feature, select the required policies and associate them to the desired users in your Active Directory.


    1. Click on AD Mgmt tab.

    2. In User Management, go to Bulk User Modification --> Modify Skype (Lync) Policies

    3. In the Modify Skype (Lync) Policies page, select the policies (Conferencing policy, Telephony policy and Archiving policy), select the desired policy from the list of policies available under each category (Conferencing policy, Telephony policy and Archiving policy).

    4. Select the domain in which the desired user accounts are located; you can also specify the appropriate OUs using Add OUs option.

    5. Specify the users for whom this task has to be performed using any of these options:

      • Importing the CSV file with the users list via CSV Import option
      • The search option to locate the desired users
    6. Confirm the users for whom this change has to be done by selecting the required users from the list of users fetched from the CSV file or by the search feature.

    7. Click Apply to apply the new policies to all the selected users.