Skype for Business: Meeting Best Practices


There are several considerations when prepping for a Skype for Business meeting. Below, find best practices as well as options to test your computer prior to a meeting.

Testing system and audio/video:

Best practices from computer:

  • Plug into your router if possible.
  • Be as close to your wifi access point as you can
  • Restart your computer before running a session (particularly if you have not restarted in awhile)
  • Keep browser tabs and other open applications to a minimum
  • Turn Windows/Mac/Chat notifications to (DND) Do No Disturb
  • Verify that your Skype for Business application is up to date (latest version).
  • If you are seeing a lag and your video is on, turn video off.

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