Join Skype for Business Meeting without a Microphone on a PC

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  1. Plug a pair of headphones into the microphone input on the PC.
    • This must be directly into the PC not into the speaker bar.
  2. If a pop-up appears, select mic input.
  3. Find the meeting invitation link.
  4. Right-click and copy link address.
  5. Open a web browser and paste the link into the address bar. Tap the Enter key to navigate to the address.
  6. Close a pop-up, if it appears.
  7. Click Join Using Skype for Business Web App.
  8. You may have to install the Skype for Business Web App plug-in.
  9. Click the Open URL:xxx button in the pop-up.
  10. If steps 6-9 don't work, follow these instructions to join the meeting.
  11. Click Join Meeting.
  12. Once connected to the meeting, remove the headphones from the microphone input to the headphone input on the PC.
  13. If a pop-up appears, select headphones input.

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