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REPLAY – Back to Basics: Setting Up Office 365 – Lync and Learn

Thank you to everyone who attended my Lync and Learn Session. In case you missed it, you can view the Lync recording here or watch the video below. Look for more Office 365 webcast sessions by following the Office 365 Technical blog.

Back to Basics: Setting Up Office 365 – Lync and Learn


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Back to Basics: Setting Up Office 365 – Lync and Learn

I am excited to announce that I am going to be doing a Lync and Learn session for the Microsoft Office 365 User Community.


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Lync and Learn is an online session led by Office 365 Product Managers and Community Grid members. Lync and Learn sessions address different Office 365 subjects and scenarios and is beneficial to anyone who wants to learn more and expand their knowledge of the Office 365 suite. View past Lync and Learn sessions here.

Office 365 provides convenience in the cloud through a great set of productivity and collaboration tools. In this Lync and Learn session, Kelsey Epps will provide some convenience of his own through helping us set up Office 365. We’ll get back to the basics and dive into setting up Office 365. In this Lync and Learn Webcast we will cover the following:

  • Sign-up for the trial
  • Adding a domain and verifying it
  • DNS records
  • Create Users and Assign licenses
  • Setup Desktop PC for User
  • Accessing Office 365 Services from the Desktop and Internet
  • Purchasing Additional Licenses
  • Open a service request

Kelsey Epps is a Senior Systems Engineer with a background in Microsoft Clustering, Exchange Server, Lync Server and Windows Server.

Download the calendar invite below and join us on December 20th at 10:00 AM Pacific Time for this great session.

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Presenter: Kelsey Epps, Technology Consultant with HP and Concepps Group, and Office 365 Grid member.

Date/Time: Thursday December 20th, at 10:00 AM Pacific Time. (1 Hour presentation)

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