Set presence options in Skype for Business
With Skype for Business, see if your co-workers are available, or change your own status.
- Click the arrows by your name to set your presence or location manually.
- The three most popular presence indicators are:
- Other common presence indicators include:
- Do Not Disturb
- A purple dot appears next to a contact’s name if they’re Out of Office .
- You can still IM the contact and they’ll receive the message as a Missed conversation in email, or when they’re online and available again on Skype for Business.
Note: Learn more about additional Skype for Business presence indicators.