Lync 2013 – Enabling Topology Completed With Errors

I recently started building a Lync 2013 Pilot Pool alongside my Lync 2010 deployment. When publishing the topology I got the following errors: Publishing in progress Failed adding “AccessWrite” permissions for “RTCComponentUniversalServices” Failed adding “AccessRead” permissions for “RTCComponentUniversalServices” Failed adding Continue reading Lync 2013 – Enabling Topology Completed With Errors

Script install of Lync 2010 client with a CU and MUI pack

In this post I will cover how to deploy the Lync 2010 client with a CU (Cumulative Update) and MUI (Multilingual User Interface) pack.  I used this method to deploy Lync 2010 with Microsoft SCCM. Create a package source folder Continue reading Script install of Lync 2010 client with a CU and MUI pack

Hiding Response Groups From Address Book – Lync Server 2010

In this post I will cover how to hide Response Groups from the Lync Address Book. You can hide users by setting the msExchHideFromAddressLists value to TRUE either by using the Exchange Management Console or Exchange Management Shell (If you Continue reading Hiding Response Groups From Address Book – Lync Server 2010

How to Backup Lync Server 2010

It is important to backup your Lync environment so that you can restore service in the event of a disaster.  The following Microsoft TechNet articles explain how to backup Lync Server 2010: http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh202170 http://technet.microsoft.com/en-us/library/hh202171 In this article I would just Continue reading How to Backup Lync Server 2010

Lync Tip: List Lync users with LineURI’s to CSV

Using the Get-CsUser cmdlet you can get information about Lync users in your organization. The below powershell command exports Lync users, sip address, Enterprise Voice Enabled and Line URI to a CSV file.

 

Lync 2010 Database move – Limited functionality is available due to outage

After moving Lync Server 2010 backend databases to a different location on your SQL servers drives you may encounter an error where the Lync client shows an error “Limited functionality is available due to outage”. This occurs because after dettaching Continue reading Lync 2010 Database move – Limited functionality is available due to outage

Lync 2010 move user – 1 Error(s) Failed while updating destination pool

When trying to move a user to a new Lync pool within the Lync Server Control Panel you may receive the error below: 1 Error(s) – Failed while updating destination pool. If you select the “Force” check box, you receive Continue reading Lync 2010 move user – 1 Error(s) Failed while updating destination pool