Installing the Client

Although the Microsoft Communicator client for Macintosh integrates into the Office 2011 suite, it is actually a separate install. Given that most clients want to integrate the functions, we’re starting with the steps for installing Office 2011 itself and then the Communicator client. To install Office 2011, perform the following steps:

1. Download the Lync:Mac 2011 installer. This is likely in the form of a .DMG file.

2. Double-click the .DMG file.

3. Double-click the Lync Installer icon, shown in Figure 23.1.


Figure 23.1. Running the Lync Installer.

4. The installer offers to guide you through the install. Click Continue. ...

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