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  1. There should be a way to leave message when someones not online

    When someone is not online you should be able to message them

    3,810 votes
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      12 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Ability to export Skype contacts and import to Skype for Business

      Ability to export Skype contacts and import to Skype for Business.

      750 votes
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        7 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
      • Allow Remote Control of Shared Screen in Mac Skype for Business Client

        Please include the ability for Mac users to remotely control a shared screen similar to the functionality Windows client users have today.

        509 votes
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          28 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
        • File attachment option for Skype for business Mac 2016

          The file attachment option is not available for Skype for Business in Mac 2016. We need this capability so we can send files in Skype.

          434 votes
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            16 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Persistent Chat on the MAC Client

            The MAC client that is being worked on, NEEDS to have Persistent Chat included. The fact that the PC side has had this for 5+ years, while the MAC has not, is VERY SAD. Please include Persistent Chat on ALL clients going forward. Also, please MODERNIZE it. It hasn't been improved in YEARS. So, even the clients that DO have it have a very mediocre PC experience.

            Our users have been asking for years, they are giving up and using Slack and other systems since we have not been able to provide a usable solution.

            Please wake up and make…

            404 votes
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              6 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
            • Hide Offline Contacts

              I've searched the forums for a "Hide Offline Contacts" post in the "Client - Mac" category. All the other posts were in other platforms. I'd like to see this option in the Skype for Business Mac application. I figure the Windows version is so different the the Mac version, that if we don't put this improvement in this specific forum that it will be overlooked.

              Vote here if you'd like to see a "Hide Offline Contacts" as the previous "Lync" had!

              199 votes
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                4 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
              • Allow for tabbed chat windows, instead of single window per chat on Mac.

                With the new build available for Skype for Business on Mac when you open multiple chats they each get their own window which can be cumbersome. Make it optional to be able to control whether all the chats are separate or all tabbed in a single window.

                158 votes
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                  6 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                • Chat history

                  Chat history in the new SfB client is listed by recent activity, but chats from the same contact end up getting broken into multiple 'saves'. Would like the option to store the history for each contact as a single running history for that contact.

                  149 votes
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                    6 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                  • LESS WHITE

                    Client is TOO WHITE. Really, its like eye-bleeding, retina burn, sunglasses white. Add some color, even shades of gray to break some things up.

                    142 votes
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                      6 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                    • Recording in Skype for Business 2016 for Mac

                      I miss the option to record my meetings in SFB 2016 for Mac, it would be a really good facility to get.

                      127 votes
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                        5 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                      • Follow the human guidlines for mac and make skype more like iTunes

                        Seriously, it's 2016 and skype can't even play quicktime videos or sync to my microsoft zune ipod. And where's the skype for iTunes app store that everyone was promised at the WWDC developer conference all the way back in 2012!? There's a reason Microsoft is losing market share and sliding into irrelevance, and THIS IS IT! Fix your Skype for Mac for Business Client

                        118 votes
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                          1 comment  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                        • Update SfB Mac client to share applications and not just full screen

                          The SfB mac client needs to be able to share applications like the windows client.

                          105 votes
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                            0 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                          • The Skype for business for Mac client MUST support WIA enabled ADFS authentication

                            The Lync 2011 for Mac client supported ADFS servers in SSO configuration for 3rd party browsers such as Mozilla.

                            Now, the NEW Skype for Business client on the Mac does not.

                            I was told by support that we either need to roll back our ADFS configuration to NOT support SSO or go back in time and use the antiquated Lync 2011 client.

                            This is a crippling step backwards for us.

                            105 votes
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                              0 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                            • Allow sharing of desktop without meet now

                              It would be nice to share your screen or have the other user share their screen, one on one without having to start a meeting.

                              While in a call or chat with another skype user, the user can not share their desktop with me. I get an error "The recipient Tried to start a Screen Presentation, but this version of Skype for Business only supports that feature in Conference Calls an skype meetings" .

                              100 votes
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                                1 comment  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                              • Please add dial in phone number and conference ID into the Meeting invitation location field

                                Please add dial in phone number and conference ID into the Meeting invitation location field. In example:

                                13125555555,,,1234567#

                                89 votes
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                                  0 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                • Make Lync for Mac use the Exchange Online picture

                                  Right now Lync for Mac only use the local AD picture which is not updatable when using Lync Online with Exchange Hybrid setup.

                                  Skype for Business is using the Exchange Online Pictures as Outlook 2016 for Mac.

                                  78 votes
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                                    0 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                  • Consistent user experience across mac and windows clients

                                    Its a hard sell to our user base when we have a split estate of MAC and PC.
                                    There needs to be a consistent user experience across both including look, feel and feature set otherwise one set of users feels like they have a substandard experience.
                                    Slack is a good example of how consistency works well.

                                    66 votes
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                                      0 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                    • make your own emoji

                                      u can design your own emojis however u want them to look

                                      53 votes
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                                        3 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                      • tabbed conversation

                                        Please add tabbed conversation for mac client.

                                        51 votes
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                                          0 comments  ·  Client - Mac  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
                                        • Please allow the Skype icon (on mac) to bounce when a message is received. This is basic functionality for a Mac application.

                                          Please allow the Skype icon (on mac) to bounce when a message is received. This is basic functionality for a Mac application.

                                          50 votes
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