No connectivity with any of Web Conferencing Edge Servers. External Skype for Business clients cannot use Web Conferencing modality.

Environment: Skype for Business Server 2015 Enterprise Pool Issue: After recent patches we started seeing errors on the Front-End Servers stating: No connectivity with any of Web Conferencing Edge Servers. External Skype for Business clients cannot use Web Conferencing modality. Cause: Service may be unavailable or Network connectivity may have been compromised. Resolution: Verify all […]

Unable to resolve DNS SRV record

Environment: Skype for Business Server 2015 – On Premise Skype for Business Online Issue: In a deployment, we have setup a Skype for Business Server 2015 on premise along with an Edge pool. We have federation enabled with open federation turned off, a requirement was to federate with a client that has Skype for Business […]

Event ID 32073: An error was encountered when executing the stored procedure

Environment: Lync Server 2013 On-Premise Front-End Pool Edge Pool Issue: During a SQL hardening exercise to ensure that all local SQL Express servers were up to date and adhere to the corporate policies we encountered an error : “An error was encountered when executing the stored procedure that logs errors to the back-end database. Execution […]

Lync 2013 conferencing – An error has occurred

Environment: Windows Server 2012 R2 Lync Server 2013 Issue: Client called with an issue of users complaining that any conference they join scheduled or ad-hoc are failing, with a generic message or “An error has occurred” Resolution: We opened the Event Viewer and found that it was riddled with errors Event ID 32042 LS User […]

Surface Hub we can’t connect to the server for presenting right now

UPDATE: Technet Article https://support.microsoft.com/en-ca/kb/3165438 now includes the below information Environment: Windows Server 2012 R2 Operating System Skype for Business Server 2015 Surface Hub Skype for Business Version: 16.8.100.70 Issue: Skype for Business Servers were patched with MS updates and rebooted. Once the servers came up and the Surface Hub joined a conference where powerpoint, whiteboard, […]

Skype for Business Help not working

Environment: MIcrosoft Office 2010 Microsoft Office 2013 – Lync 2013 + MS Updates -> Skype for Business 2015 Windows 7 Issue: In the Skype for Business 2015 Client if you press F1 on the keyboard or clicking the drop down arrow next to the gear in the upper right hand corner and selecting Help -> […]

Skype for Business Client Side Call Blocking

In a recent deployment, there came a request for client side call blocking. After some searches I came up with there is an MSPL script that allows for server side call blocking and this is global not on a per user basis, so I began playing around with outlook contacts and Skype for Business and […]