Tagging for status change alerts in Skype for Business
If you are wanting to call or IM (Instant Message) someone but they are away from their desk, in a meeting or otherwise busy, you can “tag” them so that you will be notified when they become available.
- Look up the person you wish to tag
- Right click their name
- Select Tag for Status Change Alerts
- A pop-up will appear on your screen when their status changes to Available
NOTE: Remember to untag them afterwards otherwise you’ll get a pop-up every time their status changes.
(To untag them, reverse the above process.)
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Thanks to Bronya Don and Karen Mather for this tip.
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