This article describes how to configure Skype for Business on Mac OS. Skype for Business service needs to be enabled for the user first. Read our Knowledge Base article on How Do I Enable Skype For Business For A User? for more information.

Download and install Skype For Business on Mac. It can be downloaded here.

To configure Skype For Business on Mac, follow the steps below:

  1. Start Skype For Business.
  2. Specify the full email address and password. Click Advanced Options.
  3. Specify the Internal and External Discovery Address in the appropriate fields.
    Internal and External Discovery Address:
    • lyncpool1.exch0XX.serverdata.net/Autodiscover/autodiscoverservice.svc/Root for the Exchange domains < EXCH083 and EXCH580
    • skypepool1.exch0XX.serverdata.net/Autodiscover/autodiscoverservice.svc/Root for the Exchange domains > EXCH083

  4. Click Save
  5. Click Sign In

Important note: Skype for Business on Mac is available for Exchange 2013 and Exchange 2016 platforms.