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The website you are currently viewing was developed by Custom Development in partnership with the IT Communications team. The new website features a modern design, enhanced search and...Read more

You can connect to Desktop Everywhere using the supported devices and operating systems listed on this page. Other devices may work but are not supported by IT@Cornell. You can install Desktop Everywhere on all of your favorite devices but may only connect from one device at a time. In a pinch,...Read more

How can Cornell help you protect your computer in the face of mounting online threats? With Certified Desktop , CIT is working with your department’s IT staff to make your computer safer.

Certified Desktop is...Read more

Skype for Mac comes closer to achieving parity with its predecessor (Lync), but still does not have all the features of Skype for Business for Windows. We've listed the significant differences below. You may want to look at our...Read more


Presence is a combination of availability and willingness to meet. Its use is optional. In some applications it updates automatically based on events in your calendar, but with Skype for Mac, you need to update it manually.

Click your image (or the generic human icon) at the...Read more

Launch Skype for Business.
In the first field, enter your address.
Enter the whole address, not just your NetID. In the second field, enter the password you use with your NetID. Click Sign in .

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Click a person's listing for a contact or in search results.

On the right, click the Send an Email icon to open a new email message, addressed to the currently selected contact or search result, in your default email program.

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You'll have a smoother experience if Outlook is running before you use these steps. Click a person's listing for a contact or in search results.
On the right, click the Schedule a Meeting icon. In Outlook, a meeting invitation will open, addressed to the currently selected contacts or search...Read more

Meetings view shows you a summary of the day's calendar events. You cannot change the view to see other days.

Click a meeting listed to see, on the right, the notes for that meeting, including the link to join if it is a Skype meeting.

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