What's New

General and stability improvements

App Description

Skype for Business, formerly Lync 2013 for iOS, extends the power of Lync and Skype to your favorite mobile device: voice & video over wireless, rich presence, instant messaging, conferencing, and calling features from a single, easy-to-use interface.

Key Features:
Initiate a group IM or video conversation and invite additional participants
Join, rejoin and initiate a Skype for Business Meeting to communicate and collaborate on amazing ideas
Simultaneously view shared content and speaker's video during a conference
Control the meeting (mute or remove attendees) and know more about participants’ modalities
Look at your upcoming meetings and join via one click
Find your recent conversations and pick them up from where you left off
Search your contacts by name, email, or phone number
Enhanced security via Active Directory Authentication Library

Anyone can use the Skype for Business for iOS app when invited to a Skype for Business or Lync 2013 meeting. However, you must have a Skype for Business or Lync account in order to use (and enjoy) the full capability of the Skype for Business app. Also, some functionality might require an update to Lync or Skype for Business Server or might not be available to all users. If you’re not sure about your account status, please contact your IT department.

IMPORTANT: THIS SOFTWARE REQUIRES CONNECTIVITY TO VALIDLY LICENSED COPIES OF MICROSOFT LYNC OR SKYPE FOR BUSINESS SERVER OR OFFICE 365 / LYNC ONLINE / SKYPE FOR BUSINESS ONLINE AND WILL NOT WORK WITHOUT IT. UPDATES TO MICROSOFT LYNC SERVER OR SKYPE FOR BUSINESS MAY BE REQUIRED FOR PROPER PERFORMANCE. SOME FUNCTIONALITY MAY NOT BE AVAILABLE IN ALL COUNTRIES. IF YOU ARE UNSURE ABOUT YOUR COMPANY’S LICENSE TO AND/OR DEPLOYMENT OF LYNC OR SKYPE FOR BUSINESS, PLEASE CONTACT YOUR IT DEPARTMENT. SKYPE FOR BUSINESS APP IS ONLY AVAILBLE FOR iOS 8.0 OR GREATER.

iPhone Screenshots

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iPad Screenshots

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App Changes

  • March 12, 2013 Initial release
  • July 31, 2013 New version 5.1
  • August 11, 2013 New version 5.1.1
  • October 10, 2013 New version 5.2
  • October 11, 2013 New version 5.2.1
  • January 23, 2014 New version 5.3
  • April 23, 2014 New version 5.4
  • August 27, 2014 New version 5.5
  • October 19, 2014 New version 5.6
  • March 20, 2015 New version 5.7
  • March 26, 2015 New version 5.7.517
  • May 31, 2015 New version 5.7.563
  • October 15, 2015 New version 6.0
  • October 22, 2015 New version 6.0.1447
  • November 16, 2015 New version 6.1.304
  • December 19, 2015 New version 6.2.0
  • February 24, 2016 New version 6.2.3
  • March 02, 2016 New version 6.2.4
  • March 16, 2016 New version 6.2.5
  • July 05, 2016 New version 6.5
  • July 13, 2016 New version 6.6
  • July 29, 2016 New version 6.6.1