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Skype Web SDK - Audio, Video and Conferencing

Skype Web SDK - Audio, Video and Conferencing

Thursday, 24 December 2015

A deep dive tutorial on how to add Audio, Video and Conferencing capabilities into your web site or application, using JavaScript and the Skype Web SDK.

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Using the Skype Web SDK from any language or framework

Using the Skype Web SDK from any language or framework

Saturday, 12 December 2015

Let's build a wrapper around the Skype Web SDK to allow any language or framework to quickly and easily send an Instant Message.

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Building a Skype for Business Auto Responder using the Skype Web SDK

Building a Skype for Business Auto Responder using the Skype Web SDK

Tuesday, 3 November 2015

Sometimes you need to change your Lync or Skype for Business email address (or SIP address), and as a result it would be helpful to be able to respond to people trying to contact you at your old address!

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Exporting Lync or Skype for Business Contacts with the Skype Web SDK

Exporting Lync or Skype for Business Contacts with the Skype Web SDK

Tuesday, 27 October 2015

There's no easy way to export a list of contacts from the Lync or Skype for Business desktop client, but this can be achieved using the Skype Web SDK.

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Skype for Business Presence Dashboard Revisited

Skype for Business Presence Dashboard Revisited

Wednesday, 16 September 2015

I've updated my Lync and Skype for Business Presence Dashboard application to improve usability, look & feel and add a few new options.
The dashboard is open-source and available for download.

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Skype Web SDK Troubleshooting - Part 2

Skype Web SDK Troubleshooting - Part 2

Monday, 7 September 2015

Whilst building my next Pluralsight course, I've come across a few more scenarios and solutions to keep in mind, many specific to the Chrome web browser.

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Skype Web SDK Troubleshooting

Skype Web SDK Troubleshooting

Monday, 31 August 2015

Tips and techniques for troubleshooting the Skype Web SDK.
If you're having trouble getting the SDK to function, here are a few ideas to check and try.

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Skype Web SDK Sending an Instant Message - Part 2

Skype Web SDK Sending an Instant Message - Part 2

Monday, 3 August 2015

In my previous tutorial, I demonstrated how to interactively send an Instant Message using the Skype Web SDK.
Now let's see how to send it automatically with just a few dozen lines of code.

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Pluralsight Course - Skype Web SDK: Getting Started

Pluralsight Course - Skype Web SDK: Getting Started

Friday, 24 July 2015

Learn about the new Skype Web SDK, how it works, how to starting use it, and how the SDK can help enhance your web site or application with Skype functionality.

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Becoming a Pluralsight author

Becoming a Pluralsight author

Monday, 13 July 2015

Iā€™ve recently been accepted as a Pluralsight Author, and am busily creating the first of a series of courses on how to develop Skype-enabled applications using the Skype Web SDK.
Pluralsight require a high level of audio and production quality (as they should!), and as such I embarked upon a mission to upgrade my recording equipment to as close to studio standards as I can reasonably justify with minimal budget.

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Skype Web SDK Sending an Instant Message

Skype Web SDK Sending an Instant Message

Sunday, 21 June 2015

The Skype Web SDK is a powerful new framework built upon UCWA that allows you to rapidly build Skype-enabled applications and functionality.
In this tutorial, learn how to quickly and simply send an Instant Message in just a few lines of JavaScript code.

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Skype Web SDK Tutorials

Skype Web SDK Tutorials

Wednesday, 3 June 2015

The Skype Web SDK is a powerful new framework built upon UCWA that allows you to rapidly build Skype-enabled applications and functionality.
This is my collection of tutorials and courses.

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Creating a Presence Dashboard using the Skype Web SDK

Creating a Presence Dashboard using the Skype Web SDK

Saturday, 16 May 2015

The Skype Web SDK is a powerful new framework built upon UCWA that allows you to rapidly build Skype-enabled applications and functionality.
In this tutorial, learn how to build a Presence Dashboard to display your contacts and their availability status in real time.

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Skype Web SDK Prerequisites

Skype Web SDK Prerequisites

Monday, 4 May 2015

The Skype Web SDK is a powerful new framework built upon UCWA that allows you to rapidly build Skype-enabled applications and functionality.
This is my collection of tutorials and courses.

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Skype Web SDK Useful Links

Skype Web SDK Useful Links

Thursday, 30 April 2015

Yesterday, Microsoft released the Skype Web SDK Public Preview.
Over the next few weeks I'll be posting a handful of tutorials on how to use the SDK in a real-world environment, but in the meantime these links can help you get started with developing against this SDK.

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Introducing the Skype Web SDK

Introducing the Skype Web SDK

Wednesday, 29 April 2015

Developing applications with the Skype Web SDK has never been easier with the tools released today by Microsoft at the Build 2015 conference.
The Skype Web SDK is a new set of JavaScript components and HTML controls that enable developers to build new web experiences that seamlessly integrate a wide variety of real-time collaboration models leveraging Skype for Business services and the larger Skype network.

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Presentation on the Internet of Things and Microsoft Lync

Presentation on the Internet of Things and Microsoft Lync

Wednesday, 11 February 2015

A presentation and discussion about various Lync and Skype for Business development frameworks (UCMA, UCWA, Skype API, 3rd party) and how they can be used as a pathway to implementing IoT (Internet of Things) communication to Lync and Skype users.

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Exploring the Internet of Things (IoT) with Lync (& Skype for Business) and .Net Gadgeteer

Exploring the Internet of Things (IoT) with Lync (& Skype for Business) and .Net Gadgeteer

Tuesday, 6 January 2015

Today, most people think of Lync and Skype as tools for Unified Communications ā€“ Instant Messaging, Audio and Video conferencing, Application Sharing and in some instances telephony solutions.

Lync (and soon Skype for Business, the next version of Lync) can also be used as the end-point for receiving and processing a wide range of modalities, including Instant Messaging.

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Skype for Business Announced

Skype for Business Announced

Tuesday, 11 November 2014

Microsoft have announced a significant update to the Lync product range, including rebranding the product as Skype for Business, bringing it closer to final convergence with the Skype platform and direction.

The changes are slated for the first half of 2015.

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Sending PRTG notifications via Lync

Sending PRTG notifications via Lync

Friday, 24 October 2014

More than 150,000 administrators rely on PRTG Network Monitor every day to monitor their LANs, WANs, servers, websites, appliances, URLs, and more - now they can easily send notifications via Lync using Lync Agent.

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