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Lync 2013 Communications App Updated With Windows Phone 8.1 Support

Microsoft issued an update for its Lync application that rolls out Windows Phone 8.1 compatibility.

As observed by WC, this update (version 5.5.1277.0 also strips away backward compatibility with Windows Phone 8.0 as Windows Phone 8.1 continues to take over the ecosystem.

Key features of Lync for Windows Phone 8.1 include:

• View shared meeting content during a conference, on your mobile device
• Initiate a group conversation (IM or Video) or invite additional participants
• Join, rejoin and initiate a Lync Meeting to communicate and collaborate amazing ideas
• Control the meeting (mute or remove attendees) and know more about participants’ modalities
• Transfer your calls to another phone-number or another contact
• Pick-up your conversations from the point you ended them
• Join (and enjoy) a Lync Meeting even if you don’t have a Lync account
• Enhanced Security with Lync certificate and passive authentication

Download the new and improved Lync using the QR code above.

Author: Josh Robert Nay

Josh Robert Nay is the founder and Editor-in-Chief of TruTower and the Editor in Chief of Pocket And PC. He has worked in the telecommunications industry since 2003 and specializes in GSM based technology. He also uses (too many) VoIP apps and is a long-time user of BlackBerry, Android, and Windows Phone. He adores anything having to do with space exploration and writing and is also an aspiring violinist.

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