Installing Lync for Android


Topic Last Modified: 2011-12-05

Microsoft Lync 2010 for Android is a user-installable application that is available in the Android Market.

Installing Lync for Android

You can instruct your users to install Lync 2010 for Android by directing them to the Market application from their phone. The Android Market is also available online at .

Verifying Mobile Client Installation

After you configure the client and sign in successfully, use the following tests to verify that your installation of Lync 2010 is working correctly on your mobile device.

Search for a contact in the corporate directory

  1. In the Contacts list, tap Menu, and then tap Search.

  2. Search for a contact that exists only in the global address list (GAL).

  3. Tap Search the company directory.

  4. Verify that the contact name appears in the search results.

Test IM and presence

  1. In the Contacts list, tap a contact.

  2. In the contact card, tap the IM icon.

  3. Verify that an IM window appears and you can type and send an IM.

Test dial-out conferencing

  1. In Outlook, schedule a Lync meeting.

  2. On the mobile device, open the meeting invitation.

  3. Click the link in the meeting to join.

  4. Answer the call from the conference service and verify that you are connected to the meeting audio.