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  1. 1,715 votes
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      13 comments  ·  Manageability - Security  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
    • Ability to restrict file transfers to "internal" Skype users but block them to federated Partners

      We have certain business units that want to restrict groups of users from using file transfer function in Skype to External federated partners, whilst maintain the ability to use this function to other internal users within our O365 tenant. Currently is all or nothting you have to disable file transfer for both internal and external federated users

      230 votes
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      • Allow SfB online (office 365) users to add Jabber/XMPP users to their contact list like On premises users can

        On premises Skype for Business/Lync Server users can add Jabber/XMPP users to their contact list for federation. Skype for Business Online (office 365) users are restricted to federation with other SfB and regular Skype users only. I would like SfB online users to be able to federate with more than just other SfB and regular Skype users

        105 votes
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        • Admin Rights Through Desktop Sharing

          Admin Rights Through Desktop Sharing for full remote assistance.

          87 votes
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            3 comments  ·  Manageability - Security  ·  Flag idea as inappropriate…  ·  Admin →
          • Data Leakage Prevention and AV scan at edge level in skype for business

            We need to have a way to block IM, presentations, desktop shares and file transfers that are have a classification of a certain type like "company confidential". We currently use a marking tool for our office document and must have a way to avoid data leakage when communicating to outside stakeholders via the edge server. we also need a way to scan files for a threat with a third party antivirus

            40 votes
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            • SfB Passive Auth with Exchange - MFA

              Today, enabling Passive Auth breaks integration with Exchange. This is called out here as by design:

              "Customers who have deployed two-factor authentication for Microsoft Exchange may find that certain features in the client are unavailable. This is currently by design, as the Skype for Business client does not support two-factor authentication for features that are dependent on Exchange integration."
              - https://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/dn308562.aspx

              Yet, every Microsoft marketing blog post states that SfB for Mobile and Desktop now supports MFA... Although SfB does support MFA, the inability for it to integrate with Exchange once MFA is enabled is unacceptable.

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              37 votes
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              • Ethical Wall in Skype for Business Online

                We would like to see an ethical wall for Skype for Business online. We would like the ability to restrict users from IMing certain users directly.

                31 votes
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                • File transfer error message not clear

                  When I tried to send a file (.mat file from Matlab) via Skype, the transfer failed and the following error message was shown: "Error in Transfer". I doubted there was a network issue and tried to re-send several times in different network configurations.

                  After some investigation, I found out that this was not a network error, but just a file extension filtering of Skype. In this case, Skype should show another message like "restricted file" or something, so that the user can clearly understand that this is the intended behavior.

                  Please consider changing this error message. Thank you!

                  29 votes
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                  • 22 votes
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                    • Make Skype hippa compliant

                      Technology has allow healthcare to explore other avenues to provide healthcare, insurance etc. Improving Skype as a hippa compliant resource will greatly simplify healthcare and Insurance

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                      • Group permissions

                        Add the ability for IT/IR administration to set group level permissions for chats. Example an organization that has to abide by federal compliance has to turn-off chat history for the entire organization, although not all departments are restricted. So unfortunately a department that uses chat as its primary source must rely on Google Hangouts to keep chat history.

                        11 votes
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                        • Sign Out of All Sessions

                          It would be useful to have an option to sign out of all existing sessions from the desktop application (settings), or mobile settings. This is useful if you are away from your desktop or mobile device, and lowers your risk of missed conversations.

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                          • please stop with the 3 logins because i do not want to save my password!

                            after logging into Skype for Business i have to sign in three times in a row in order to get the credentials box to quit firing. Let me know how to stop this nuisance or just allow users to NOT save their passwords without harrassment...

                            10 votes
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                            • 10 votes
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                              • mandatory pictures

                                so we know who we're talking to - more interpersonal

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                                • 10 votes
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                                  • allow personal email login

                                    Since i have many a personal email, i want to login to SFB with personal email to contact my peers without a custom domain or business email.

                                    9 votes
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                                    • With Skype for Business Provide a Way to Secure Select Users

                                      For some users, like executives, don't allow presence information to be available as well as only allowing selected users access to them for chat.

                                      Some users would like to functionality for a limited group rather than the entire organization.

                                      9 votes
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                                      • Provide revert option within seconds to remove the sent message

                                        A revert option to remove the sent message but within specific seconds

                                        7 votes
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                                        • Ability to disable mobile access for employees

                                          Administrators should be able to disable mobile access for employees who shouldn't use the mobile app. For security purposes and legal purposes, conversations are recorded when using the desktop client, but conversations are not recorded using the mobile app.

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