Install the “Lync 2013” app from your devices app store.  The app is available for Android, IOS and Windows devices at no charge.

When you first launch the program, you will be prompted for two pieces of information:

  • Your e-mail address and your BISD network password
    • You will also need to click on the ‘advanced options’ drop-down and enter your BISD network username in the format of BISD\username

You can then click ‘Sign On’

The initial login will take about 20-40 seconds

  • You may be prompted to verify your phone number on the first run. This is just an informational screen, you can modify the number if it’s incorrect or continue on.

Once you have successfully logged in, you will see your status and be able to use the program, viewing your contacts and joining audio, video and chat sessions.