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    1. Support for Apple AirPods

      Skype does not support AirPods on Windows or Mac effectively. Users are reportedly either unable to speak to the other caller but can hear them, or unable hear the other callers but speak to them.

      678 votes
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        52 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Enable Screen Sharing for iOS Skype for Business App

        Enable Screen Sharing for the iOS Skype for Business App for the iPad

        91 votes
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          4 comments  ·  Client - Mobile  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Enable DTMF Relay for AVMCU Calls

          DTMF works fine in 1:1 calls. When a call escalates to a conference call on the AVMCU, DTMF tones no longer relay. This means that if two people are on the phone and add a third party that has an IVR menu, the DTMF tones do not relay. Please add support for this functionality in some capacity.

          34 votes
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            1 comment  ·  Meeting - Audio Conferencing  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Customize default Skype meeting font in Outlook invitations

            Default the Skype footer in a Outlook meeting invitation for a Skype meeting is Calibri. My company would like it to be customizable in font and size to comply to our corporate identity.

            56 votes
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              4 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Skype for Business - Expand video gallery to support more than the 5 most active participants

              Need Skype for Business to support more than the 5 most active participants in gallery view. Host and presenters having a visual feed to all video participants to ensure that participants are fully engaged.

              This is functionality that is offered by Zoom.
              Zoom - Overview

              Gallery View lets you see thumbnail displays of participants, in a grid pattern, which expands and contracts as participants join and leave the meeting. Depending on your CPU, you can display up to 49 participants in a single screen of the Gallery View. If more than 49 attendees are in the meeting, 49 thumbnails are…

              33 votes
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                1 comment  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Voicemail - Dial out from Voicemail to Operator

                It would be nice to dial 0 at a users voicemail and be transferred to the operator. This way, if the caller does not want to leave a voicemail but speak to a live person, they can simple back out by pressing 0 instead of dialing back in. Most phone systems have a similar feature, would be great for Skype for Business to adopt this.

                28 votes
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                  0 comments  ·  Voice - Enterprise Voice  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Keep the conversation history with one person in one conversation, stop creating different conversations while talking to the same person.

                  Keep the whole conversation with the same person in one window, stop creating 100 different ones everytime a new conversation starts. It's so annoying to see 100 different chat conversations with the same person throughout the day.

                  563 votes
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                    9 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • Open Office, we go crazy people talking very loud when using Skype/SfB and Headset. A blinking red button when loudness is over average.

                    Open Office, we go crazy people talking very loud when using Skype/SfB and Headset. Because they don't hear themselves.
                    A blinking red button in Skype/Skype for Business would be nice when the Headset Microphone is detecting that the voice loudness is above average.
                    This would save the life of people working in a open space office.

                    72 votes
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                      3 comments  ·  Developer Platform  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • allow share desktop from skype for business to noraml skype

                      currently this feature not available After adding a regular Skype contact, I find I cannot share my screen. Sharing screen only works with Skype for Business users.

                      30 votes
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                        2 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Control call queue incoming calls and notifications on Skype client on desktop.

                        We would like to see an option to mute or disable call queue incoming calls on desktop client. Presently it is very annoying to be ringing desk phones and clients at the same time. if end users or admin have an option to mute or disable while them being the queue so that desk phone rings would be great. Same thing we can disable the missed call notifications as well for call queue that would be great as well.

                        38 votes
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                          4 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Fix whatever causes the "We couldn't send this message" in the middle of a 2 way conversation. Obviously it was delivered.

                          In the middle of a 2 way conversation you get the message "We couldn't send this message" but the person answers back so obviously it was delivered.

                          149 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • 1,287 votes
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                              48 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • 21 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • admin access over skype for business screen sharing

                                I cannot remotely access a windows 10 computer via Skype For Business.
                                When the user grants me control, I can control the screen but the control session locks when I try to do something that requires admin access.

                                24 votes
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                                  2 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Make "New and Improved Skype for Business Windows Notification" available for Mac

                                  In 2016 a new feature was added to Skype for Business in Windows updates. We use this feature heavily at my job, as all employees receive calls to multiple lines and there is a hierarchy of answering different lines. When I work from home on my Mac, I'm not able to take calls at all because I can't see what line the calls are coming into, where on my Windows PC at work, I can.
                                  https://techcommunity.microsoft.com/t5/Skype-for-Business-Blog/New-Skype-for-Business-2016-on-Windows-Notifications-look-and/ba-p/39885

                                  28 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Skype for Business on Mac - record meetings

                                    Skype for Business on Mac need to record of meeting

                                    16 votes
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                                      1 comment  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • Phone Number Normalization Rule

                                      Add support for Phone Number Normalization of non contiguous blocks of DIDs. We own two separate blocks of DIDs and we cannot normalize to 4 digit dial because the prefixes are different. We are forced to change to 7 digit dialing normalization.

                                      9 votes
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                                      • how to remove message send in skype for business which is not available currently

                                        Need functionality to remove message in skype for business which is already available in consumer skype also need functionality to check files sent through skype for business under conversation history

                                        12 votes
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                                          0 comments  ·  Developer Platform  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Untag myself out

                                          I am not comfortable when someone has tagged me and follows my status updates. Can I know who has tagged me and can I untag myself out of their list?

                                          9 votes
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                                            1 comment  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                          • Make SkypeOnline PowerShell Module installable through PowerShellGallery.com instead of/in addition to a stand-alone installer.

                                            All PowerShell Modules should be available and installable through PowerShellGallery.com. This has been the standard way of obtaining PowerShell modules since PowerShellGet was introduced in PowerShell 5.0 in 2014. To my knowledge the SkypeOnline PowerShell module can only be installed through a .exe file, which does not fit into the current model of managing PowerShell modules.

                                            7 votes
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