Group Call Pickup in Lync Server

Microsoft recently added a new feature that many clients have asked me about, group call pickup. This functionality gives a user the capability to pick up a call originally destined for another user. Instead of only going to one person, the software can redirect the call to a user that is available. It helps reduced…

Install and configure SEFAUtil from Lync Server 2013 Resource Kit Tools

Microsoft Lync Server 2013 Resource Kit Tools are provided to help make some routine tasks easier for IT administrators who deploy and manage Lync Server 2013. It contains the following tools: ABSConfig Audio Extractor Bandwidth Policy Service Monitor Bandwidth Utilization Analyzer Call Parkometer Cleanup Storage Service Data DBAnalyze Import Storage Service Data LCSSync Lookup User…

Configure and display pictures for Exchange 2013 and Lync 2013

Hello, This is the short script that I created to upload pictures into Exchange 2013. I places all my files to E:\Photos folder.  After that I created file called Photo.ps1. Open the file and paste the following: param([String]$UserName) Remove-UserPhoto $UserName -Confirm:$False $DefaultPhotoPath = “E:\Photos\” $PhotoPath = $DefaultPhotoPath + $UserName + “.jpg” $photo = ([Byte[]] $(Get-Content…

Lync – Add user error: Filter failed to return unique result

Many of us saw the following error when we add user on Lync Server using Lync Control Panel or Powershell: Filter failed to return unique result, “[SipAddress : sip:email@domain.com] [LineURI : tel:+15555555555] [PrivateLine : tel:+15555555555] “ I created the following commands and they always help me to find the conflicting number.  Just replace the number 15555555555 with…