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I've created a content search web part that use lync presence. Is there a way to test lync presence ( away, offline, online.. ) on specific users without having lync installed in the environment?

marked as duplicate by Robert Lindgren Aug 25 '14 at 13:30

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As per below KB article MSFT says...when the Lync client is not installed or when the Lync user is not signed in then Presence will not available.


Same from another post: Presence indicators without Lync

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