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Skype For Business Mac Issue

12/15/2021
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Skype For Business Mac Issue

One of the common issue with Skype for business has always been with regards to the microphone not working during calls. There have been various instances on the internet where Skype users have complained about their microphones not working and have been looking for a possible fix for the same. Skype for Business Mac Client Status Message, Issue? After installing the latest Skype for Business Client on MacOS Sierra, the Status message is pre filled with the word Note. All contacts see me, without any Status message. If I click on the field, the status message is, then set to “ Note ”, even if I then click somewhere (not OK). Log out and quit Skype for Business. Go to Finder press Command+Shift+G type in /users//library delete the following files: Containers com.microsoft.SkypeForBusiness. Internet Plug-Ins MeetingJoinPlugin.plugin.

A list containing the majority of Citrix related Skype for Business and Microsoft Teams support articles collated to make this page a one stop place for you to search for and find information regarding any issues you have with the product and its related dependencies.

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Skype For Business Mac Issue

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Skype For Business Mac Updates

wdt_IDBrief Description of IssueBrief Description of FixApplicable Product Versions Affected (if known)Link to supplemental Support Article(s)
1When using the HDX RealTime Optimization Pack with Philips SpeechMike, you encounter unexpected behaviour such as the SpeechMike freezing, becoming unavailable or exhibiting unwanted behaviour.This was caused by RTOP querying an unsupported string descriptor and the Philips firmware not handling the request adequately. Upgrade to RTOP 2.3 and Philips SpeechMike firmware version 3.8.380+.https://support.citrix.com/article/CTX226621
2Unable to answer Skype for Business calls by using buttons on the headset or base on a Plantronics Savi headset.Plantronics Savi requires usage of a wake-up message which was not implemented before. A bug fix 'LC7873' is available from Citrix support. Otherwise this issue has been resolved in RealTime Optimization Pack 2.3.https://support.citrix.com/article/CTX226081
3Moving the volume slider up or down within the Skype for Business options interface does not change the call volume.Using the Skype for Business options menu to adjust volume only affects future calls and will not change the volume of calls that are in-progress. To overcome this, you can use the volume option available in your meeting window.https://support.citrix.com/article/CTX225772
4You cannot control the volume of a Skype call using the published desktop volume adjustment controls.When Skype for Business is in optimised mode, the call is running from the endpoint. Use your headset controls or client device to adjust the volume. Citrix is looking to resolve this in future releases.https://support.citrix.com/article/CTX225223
5Users hear an echo under certain scenarios when making a Skype for Business call with HDX Optimization Pack 2.1 or 2.2.This is a known limitation of the product and whilst the RealTime Optimization Pack contains some functionality for echo cancellation this feature is being constantly improved.Skype for Business RealTime Optimization Pack 2.1 and 2.2.https://support.citrix.com/article/CTX221402
6The RealTime Media Engine may crash when using macOS High Sierra 10.13.Citrix are currently working on a resolution.Citrix HDX RealTime Media Engine 2.2.100 and 2.3.https://discussions.citrix.com/topic/390535-rtme-23-crash-with-high-sierra-1013-release-of-mac-os-x/
7When trying to redirect a Microsoft LifeCam HD-3000 from a Windows 10 client, you receive message 'We didn't detect a camera' until you perform a reboot. This occurs on VDA 7.6 LTSR.This is a Microsoft issue and relates to the 'waveOutGetDevCaps' interface taking too long to load.https://support.citrix.com/article/CTX229630
8When a third person joins a conference call, the call is paused.When you have 3 or more participants in a Skype for Business call, the conference is hosted on a Microsoft Media Server such as Office 365. In this case the third participant's RTOP enabled thin client did not have access to the internet.https://discussions.citrix.com/topic/395295-s4b-meeting-with-paused-status-with-hdx-optimization-pack-24/
9Message notifications do not play such as when a new IM is sent to a user.Issue is resolved in HDX RealTime Optimization Pack 2.4.1000.https://support.citrix.com/article/CTX235852
10The Skype UI freezes after a video call is established on a Server OS VDA which is hosting 40 to 50 concurrent sessions.Contact Citrix support to obtain a private hotfix.Citrix HDX RealTime Optimization Pack 2.4.https://support.citrix.com/article/CTX235947