We can’t connect to the server for presenting right now

UPDATE: Microsoft has released a KB Article about this issue located here. Environment: Windows Server 2008 R2 Operating System Lync Server 2013 Front-End Enterprise Edition Pool with December 2015 Cumulative Update Lync Server 2013 Edge Pool with December 2015 Cumulative Update Windows 7 Skype for Business Client UI Issue: Lync 2013 Servers were patched with […]

can’t be converted for presentation because Powerpoint is not installed. Please install Powerpoint and try again.

Environment: Skype for Business Server: Office 365 Client: Skype for Business 2015 Office: Office 2010 Issue: When uploading a powerpoint presentation to a Skype for Business Meeting or peer to peer session you receive the error: <Powerpoint Filename> can’t be converted for presentation because Powerpoint is not installed. Please install Powerpoint and try again. Resolution: **Disclaimer** […]

Office WebApps Server fails to render powerpoint in Skype for Business

In a Skype for Business deployment I  setup and configured an Office WebApps Server 2013 w/Sp1 following the Microsoft Technet Article on a Windows Server 2012 R2. Once the Office WebApps Server was deployed, I was able to browse to https://wac.domain.com/hosting/discovery and the xml file was displayed on the Skype for Business server and client PC. Then […]