Microsoft Lync


See it in Action!

Microsoft Lync is collaborative software for your computer. Features include:
  • Video conferencing
  • Instant messaging
  • Document sharing
  • Desktop (screen) sharing

Who's Eligible?

All HMS/HSDM quad-based faculty, postdocs, staff, and students are eligible to use Microsoft Lync. If you have an Harvard email account ending in "", "", "" or "", you will be able to use Microsoft Lync.
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System Requirements

Macintosh (Microsoft Lync 2011):

Windows (Microsoft Lync 2010):

ALL Computers will Require:

  • Wired network connection recommended (video and audio delays can occur using a wireless connection)
  • Microphone
  • Speakers
  • Web video camera