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  1. Microsoft Lync 2010 For Mac

Before starting your install

  • Check to see if Lync is already on your computer. If you're running Office 2013 on your PC or a newer version of Office for Mac 2011, there's a good chance it's installed.
  • Find out if your computer equipment is on ITS CorePlus support. If so, contact the Solution Center (294-4000 or [email protected]) to have Lync automatically pushed to your computer.
Lync For Mac 2010

Getting started

Here are some tips on using Lync for instant messaging and more.

Windows

  • Ensure that you have 'admin' rights to your computer. You'll need them for the install.
  • From the 'start' icon, click on 'computer,' then 'map network drive' at the top of the window.
  • Select a drive letter and, in the 'folder' input box, type 'software.iastate.edusoftwareLync' and click 'finish' button.
  • Click through these directories: 'Lync' > 'Install' > 'PC' > 'Lync 2013 with SP1.'
  • To install the software, click 'setup.'
  • To burn a CD image of the software for a later install, go back up to 'Lync 2013 with SP1,' then click 'DVD image' and save the enclosed file.

Mac

  • Ensure that you have 'admin' rights to your computer. You'll need them for the install.
  • From your desktop, simultaneously click command+K to access the 'connect to server' window
  • In the server address blank, type 'smb://software.iastate.edu/software/Lync.'
  • The software server icon will appear on your desktop. Click through these directories: 'Lync' > 'Install' > 'Macintosh' > 'Lync 2011 for Mac' > 'files.'
  • To install, drag 'lync_14.0.10_141024.dmg' to your desktop and click it.
  • To burn a CD image of the software for a later install, go back up to 'Lync 2011 for Mac,' click 'CD image' and save the enclosed file.
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Summary

After you install the Online Meeting Add-in for Microsoft Lync 2010 in Microsoft Office Outlook 2010, the Conferencing menu may not appear in Outlook. If this happens, you can manually enable the Online Meeting Add-in for Microsoft Lync 2010 in Outlook, and then view the registry to make sure that the Online Meeting Add-in for Microsoft Lync 2010 is enabled in Outlook.

How to enable the Online Meeting Add-in for Microsoft Lync 2010

To manually enable the Online Meeting Add-in for Lync 2010 in Outlook 2010, follow these steps:

  1. Start Outlook 2010.

  2. On the File menu, click Options. The screen shot for this step is listed below.

  3. In the navigation pane, click Add-Ins. The screen shot for this step is listed below.

  4. In the Manage menu, click COM Add-ins, and then click Go. The screen shot for this step is listed below.

  5. In the COM Add-Ins dialog box, select the Online Meeting Add-in for Microsoft Lync 2010check box, and then click OK. The screen shot for this step is listed below.

    Note

    If you receive the message 'The add-in is installed for all users of the computer, and can only be connected or disconnected by an administrator' during step 5, make sure that you are signed in to the local computer by using an administrator account.

Examine the registry to determine whether the Online Meeting Add-in for Lync 2010 is enabled

To do this, follow these steps:

Important

This section, method, or task contains steps that tell you how to modify the registry. However, serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly. Therefore, make sure that you follow these steps carefully. For added protection, back up the registry before you modify it. Then, you can restore the registry if a problem occurs. For more information about how to back up and restore the registry, click the following article number to view the article in the Microsoft Knowledge Base:

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32-bit Windows client with Microsoft Office 2010 32-bit or 64-bit Windows client with Microsoft Office 2010 64-bit

  1. Press the Windows function key and search for regedit, and then click OK.

  2. In Registry Editor, locate the following registry subkey:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREMicrosoftOfficeOutlookAddinsUcAddin.UCAddin.1

  3. In the details pane, double-click LoadBehavior. If the value is 3 in the Value data box, the Online Meeting Add-in for Microsoft Lync 2010 is enabled.

64-bit Windows client with Microsoft Office 2010 32-bit

  1. Press the Windows function key and search for regedit, and then click OK.

  2. In Registry Editor, locate the following registry subkey:

    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINESOFTWAREWow6432NodeMicrosoftOfficeOutlookAddinsUCAddin.UCAddin.1

  3. In the details pane, double-click LoadBehavior. If the value is 3 in the Value data box, the Online Meeting Add-in for Microsoft Lync 2010 is enabled.

Did this fix the problem?

Check whether the problem is fixed. If the problem is fixed, you are finished with this section. If the problem is not fixed, you can contact support.

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