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  1. Stop screen share automatically when the voice call ends.

    When I end a voice call where I've been sharing my screen I'd like the screen share to stop, or at least Skype to alert me that it is still sharing. There is a very serious risk of the previous caller seeing something sensitive or confidential because the screen share is still running.

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      16 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Bring back "Contact's Local Time" feature for All Skype Clients - Show contact time / time zone in individual/group chats & contact profiles

      Please bring back the "Contact Time" / "Local Time" / "Time Zone" for Contacts feature for at least one-on-one chats for Skype for Desktop, as well as all other versions/platforms for the Skype client.
      Also, as others have requested, please show this Contact's Local Time on the Contact Profile page, as well as next to each user's name in Group Chats.

      I - like *many* other users, as detailed below - was very unhappy to see this feature removed in recent versions of Skype for Desktop.

      Now, before contacting someone, I end up having to check the user's profile, and…

      95 votes
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        3 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Stop bringing in text formatting on paste!

        Stop bringing in text formatting! I always want to just paste in plain text. copy+paste from emails with white text are invisible, eg

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          6 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • Resolve the issue with SFB on Windows 7 crashing when a USB headset is unplugged

          There is a known issue with SFB when running on Windows 7 which has occurred since a recent Office update. SFB crashes whenever a USB headset is inserted or removed.
          I have been through Microsoft support and they have provided a DLL file which resolves the issue however I would like this to be included in an official MS product update. They have advised that I need to log it on here in order to try and get it resolved.
          Links to post about the issue;
          https://social.technet.microsoft.com/Forums/lync/en-US/baee964c-84ad-4485-a6c3-0db1fc0bc523/client-crashes-when-usb-headset-ist-unplugged?forum=sfbfr

          https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/msoffice/forum/msoffice_sfb-mso_winother/skype-for-business-crash-when-disconnecting/04336260-75a3-44b9-9610-ab9fbb0dc68f

          36 votes
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            1 comment  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Skype For Business Awful Feedback

            We did a company poll and Skype For Business was one of the topics surveyed. We received some very negative feedback. I spoke with your support department and the directed me to here. I will share some of our feedback.

            Skype for Business often shows other members of my department as offline when they are in the office, and sometimes others do not receive messages I try to send through Skype. The previous system we had was much more reliable.

            Skype for Business does not always work. It logs off and signs back on in the background a few times…

            21 votes
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              0 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Camera switching Skype for Business 2016

              Looking to have a camera switch added to the call/meeting Window for devices that have multiple cameras. Similar to the phone app but targeted for Surface Devices. Link below to more information.

              https://answers.microsoft.com/en-us/msoffice/forum/msoffice_o365admin-mso_sfbonline-mso_o365b/switching-cameras-in-skype-for-business-with/ebb7b89a-b609-4471-8cec-66474ad1765b

              13 votes
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              • Bring the same "Black" theme to Skype for Business that you can get in Outlook 2016 (O365)

                Bring themes to Skype for Business to allow to change the color of the client. The new "Black" color in Outlook bring "dark mode" to outlook, now bring it to Skype for Business!

                431 votes
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                  7 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Get rid of most asked question on SfB while screen sharing

                  The most asked question after hitting "Share my screen" is:
                  ... Do you see my screen now?"

                  Please provide an information/icon/... indicating that my screen is visible for the attendees.

                  Thanks.

                  6 votes
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                    3 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • REMOVE THE FEEDBACK SMILEY

                    REMOVE THE FEEDBACK SMILEY

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                      10 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • More emojis

                      More emojis please. Bring back the sheep and the wilting rose. Oh and holiday emojis too

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                        15 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Need to be able to name chats so that we can have tabbed chats with different custom names

                        we have several team chats and need to name them per team. this is not an option and having a different meeting per team keeps too many open windows.

                        105 votes
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                          4 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Wrong timestamp issue in missed Skype conversation

                          I noticed the time stamp in missed Skype conversation is not the same with my current local time. I'm not alone and there are few users in my organization reported the similar issue. Do you have any solution for this issue?

                          4 votes
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                            2 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • Two way screen sharing

                            Two people should each be able to share their screen at the same time with each other. Currently only one person can share, so people are forced to constantly switch screen sharing back and forth.

                            This would obviously be more useful for people with 2+ screens, but that happens to be 95+% of my office environment.

                            129 votes
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                            • Add a client for Linux

                              Please add a client for Linux. Am unable to access Skype for Business.

                              5 votes
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                              • Need Donut Emoji

                                We are in desperate need of a donut Emoji!!!

                                Thanks,
                                DonutEater1234

                                26 votes
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                                  2 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • The crying emoji needs to be more dramatic

                                  Currently, the emoji for crying is a sniveling little fellow, with water puddling in its eyes and single tears dripping down its face. This often does not accurately reflect the violence of my emotions. We need an emoji that is much more dramatic and active, like the "rolling on the floor laughing" emoji, except sobbing.

                                  6 votes
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                                    1 comment  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • S4B Meeting Alerts Section

                                    I currently use S4B for a daily chat session with my team. There are times when it would be helpful to enable an alert/message to the team so they are in the loop with something new. Instead of putting the alert in the contents of the chat, can we add a section to the meeting that will show information populated by the presenters until they remove it or the meeting ends?

                                    14 votes
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                                    • Workgroup Relationship

                                      It would be beneficial if Skype for business could display the location and subject of appointments/meetings from the Exchange calendar in the status of my account. This functionality is available in Lync2010 and I would like to see it in Skype for business.

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                                      • Stop saving conversations in email. Save it in Skype where I need it. If I wanted the conversations in my email, I would have sent an email.

                                        Stop saving conversations in email. Save it in Skype where I need it. If I wanted the conversations in my email, I would have sent an email.

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                                          26 comments  ·  Client - Windows Desktop  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Please add an option to turn off the ACCEPT/IGNORE feature and just allow the window to pop up

                                          Add an option to allow the IM window to just show up without having to answer ACCEPT or IGNORE

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