Office ProPlus Bug in FRDC: Skype for Business screensharing

Hello Readers I have noticed an issue with First Release for Deferred Channel whereby the Skype for Business Client isnt able to offer control during a screenshare. The options for giving control are available however when you select “Give Control Automatically” and “%User” nothing happens. Tested Versions: First Release for Deferred Channel (16.0.7329.1037) Defered Channel…

Configuring Skype for Business URLs for Windows Server Web Application Proxy 2012 R2

Hello Readers I have been recently playing with Windows 2012 R2 Web Application Proxy for Skype for Business URLs (Meet, Dialin, Lyncdiscover, Internal/External web services and WAC) and was getting a bit frustrated with the process. So like any good IT Professional I thought there must be an easier way to create the Skype for…

Skype for Business SQL Always On Database Script – Change Log

Hello Readers This post is to track all changes made to the Skype for Business SQL AlwaysOn Script I have made available via the Technet Gallery.   Information about Script I have been recently working with a lot of Skype for Business Deployments with SQL AlwaysOn BackEnd Servers and decided to make a little script…

Come and see me talk about Skype for Business Deployments with SQL AlwaysOn

Hello Readers I will be speaking at the next Unified Communications Birmingham User Group about my experiences with working with SQL AlwaysOn deployments. In recent months I have done a number of deployments to customers as well as into my own labs and I am going to share my experiences then do a live demo…

Important Security Update for Lync Server 2013 running July CU 8308.920

Hello Readers This is just a quick post explaining a risk that has been indentified with Lync 2013 Server CU released in July 2015. An issue has been indentified with this CU “MS15-104: Vulnerabilities in Skype for Business Server and Lync Server could allow elevation of privilege” This security update resolves vulnerabilities in Skype for…