Lync @ UTMB The University of Texas Medical Branch
Lync lets you connect with others at UTMB or off-campus through instant messaging (IM), video calls, and online meetings. You can share various documents, presentations, and do much more during your meetings.
Important Lync Information
Please use your full UTMB email address as your username and your normal UTMB password to log into Lync Client once installed.
Lync is available for both PC and Mac below. You can also download a Lync app for your tablet or smartphone via your device app store.
To get familiar with Lync, please review any necessary documents and video tutorials below.
Lync Client Download - (UTMB Employees and Students)
In order to use/login to Lync Client, you will need to be either a UTMB Employee or UTMB Student with a UTMB email address, username, and password.
Lync Attendee - (Non-UTMB)
Lync Attendee can be used by anyone, especially non-UTMB students and employees needing to join a meeting. This can also used if your Lync Client will not install on your PC or let you login. The instructions below will walk you through installing and using Lync Attendee. You can also install by visiting the Microsoft Lync website below.
Additional Lync Support Topics
Lync Documents and PowerPointLync Help Documents
Lync Instructions - Conferencing - This lists various ways of meeting in Lync.
Find your Lync Meeting Space - 2 different ways - This contains 2 options for generating your personal Lync Meeting Space associated with your UTMB username. This is a meeting room that is always available for you to meet in with multiple Lync users. There is a call in by phone conference ID # associated for users without access to Lync.Lync PowerPoint Tutorial
Lync Video Tutorials
Lync videos for Windows users are offered in WMV format. These are best played with a Windows Media Player and Internet Explorer on your laptop or PC.Making, Receiving, and Managing Calls Scheduling Joining Meetings
Lync for Mac Tutorials and Support Info (Mac)Lync on Mac
Lync for Mac support videos are offered in various formats (WMV, QuickTime and direct stream from Microsoft.com). You can also find additional media format support to QuickTime here.
LYNC for Mac Quick Tour (WMV)
LYNC for Mac Quick Tour (QuickTime)
Communicating using LYNC for Mac (QuickTime)