Joining a SimplyVideo call from Microsoft Teams is a fairly easy process, it's great as if you already know how to use Teams or it's the only service you are able to use in your business you can still join calls with SimplyVideo users.

Please note that this feature is only available if your Microsoft Teams/Skype for Business tenant is set to Open Federation with others and not set to closed.

Just follow the steps below or watch this handy video that we made earlier.

Step 1:

Click on the SimplyVideo link that you have been sent to join the SimplyVideo call

This will look something link this -

Step 2:

This will open a link to the SimplyVideo welcome page for your call. On this page you need to look for the "other Ways to Join" button

Step 3:

Select No.2 "Join with Microsoft

Step 4:

Select No.1 "Join with Teams"

Step 5.

Copy the call ID found in the box on the left had side of the screen in the calling instructions

Step 6.

Open up your Microsoft Teams application and select the Calls tab

Step 7.

Paste the copied call ID into the Teams search bar at the top of the page and select the External contact, this will bring up the calling options for that user.

Select the camera icon in the top right of this page and this will start your call on SimplyVideo

Step 8.

Enjoy your call with someone on SImplyVideo, just note that this call is limited to video and audio sharing only in Skype for Business mode.... 🤘