Skype for Business now available for Mac

Microsoft has released a new Skype for Business Mac app, bringing a client specifically designed for Mac users with an edge-to-edge experience for video calls and more.

The app offers a few advantages over the regular Skype client including one-click to join functionality, full screen sharing and other Skype for Business-specific features:

  • Features like one-click join
  • edge-to-edge video
  • full screen sharing

The iOS Skype for Business mobile app also receive an update adding support for presenting PowerPoint files and new features for content sharing including Video-based Screen Sharing. Now, sharing a PowerPoint deck in a meeting is as easy as selecting the file from your favorite cloud drive and presenting right from your phone. Once shared, the PowerPoint file also becomes available in the meeting’s content bin for other participants to download or present.

Skype for Business on Mac is available to download here. The updated iOS app will be available on the App Store.