Getting Started


What is Skype for Business?

Skype for Business is an integrated communication application that lets you connect with co-workers or business partners at Seneca College or to anyone around the world. You can transform communications into a more collaborative conversation with IM, voice, or video calls. This engaging application allows you to see when your contacts are available online, in a meeting, or presenting.

Skype offers the following primary functionalities:


  • Text
  • Voice
  • Video
  • Presence (free\busy)


  • Host and record multimedia conference calls
  • Share desktop, whiteboard, and applications
  • Transfer files
  • Teams may work simultaneously on documents and presentations

Introduction to Skype for Business

The following video provides an introduction to Skype for Business.


More Video Tutorials

Below are other video tutorials showing many featured functionalities: