Great to see you among our subscribers! It can also log you in to a saved username and password automatically, which can be frustrating if you've changed your Skype name, use multiple Skype logins or just prefer to log in manually. That will tell you the key that's being set. They are not domain joined machines and so far the only way we've been able to resolve is to revert back to the pre-Creators Update version. So I thought I would share my process for adding a machine to the domain. Skype Desktop app Skype Desktop is a traditional Skype application. To do this, use the StartupTask. I am typing this from memory as I did not expect this to fix the problem so I was fairly surprized when it did.
Uninstalling the classic Skype application Taking it a step further, if you want remove the application entirely, the classic Skype Win32 application will be listed within the Programs and Features applet in the Control Panel. There are probably many Windows 10 users like you, who are equally puzzled to find the Skype App starting automatically on their Computers and running continuously in the background. What was wrong with the old method? If you want an app to continue performing these functions, you should allow it to continue running in the background. It could be different depending on installation location and bitness. From there just login without a password and the app should launch, at which point it will use the domain credentials you've loaded into the app to access Skype and Exchange. That is quite a simple procedure — and yet it is not intuitive.
Best Regards, Jim Xu TechNet Community Support Please remember to mark the replies as answers if they helped. For further help, may I know what version of the Skype for Business you are using? The first thing to note is that you must use the windows. I don't always realize it immediately as we are slowly rolling Skype out to our users. Next, click on Tools in the top Menu bar and then click on Options… tab in the drop-down menu See image below 4. The inclusion of a user-prompt puts the user firmly in control, which is an improvement over the older Win32 model. The existing StartupTaskState enum has been extended with a new value, DisabledByPolicy. The difference is where the key needs to be created.
After this you will not find the Skype app starting Automatically on your Windows 10 Computer, it will only start when you click on the Skype shortcut and launch the App on your Computer. You can do that by either uninstalling Messaging + Skype or removing Skype. This practically means that the Skype Preview app will be starting automatically on your computer once you make the mistake of signing-in to this app! As a potentially viable alternative to the Skype Community Moderator's advice, you can functionality for Skype. This is primarily written for Office 365 and not on-prem services. Thanks for the reminder Happy Skype deployment, please comment if this works or not for you! Everything seems fine, but many of our users hasnt started the application yet, and by then Skype wont start up when they log in to there Windows 10 machine.
Even if you close the Skype window, it will remain running in the background. The return value from the request is the new possibly unchanged StartupTaskState. This script is totally without error control, and may or may not work in your environment, it is depended on your setup and configuration. The previous regedits and gpo should work. So, to be constantly connected to Skype might seem a fundamental necessity for both individuals and businesses.
It will occur when upgrading from 3. That's fine; what follows is a script that causes Lync to start each time you log on to Windows; that's done by setting AutoRunWhenLogonToWindows to 1. We were told by our Forest Domain that the Skype for business 2015 is causing customers Outlook to crash since it is set to automatically start when a user logs on. If you have feedback for TechNet Subscriber Support, contact. Skype for Business Skype for Business is a powerful collaboration tool. Because it has attracted low-quality or spam answers that had to be removed, posting an answer now requires 10 on this site the. Simply highlight the Skype entry in the Name column and select the Uninstall button near the top.
Either way this article meets my needs. ShowAsync ; break; case StartupTaskState. This can be useful for apps which the user expects to use heavily, and the user has control over this — but it is still a feature that you should use carefully. Automatic Account Login Skype can automatically log in to a specified account when the program starts. Next, scroll down to the bottom of the screen and click on the Sign Out option. So our users have this empty folder that they cannot remove.
Every so often, seemingly at random, Skype quits auto-starting. Mainly working in the areas of Client Deployment and Management including Configuration Manager, Intune, Office 365, Azure, Windows Server and Client. From the drop-down, first click Tools and then click on Options See image below 4. One way is to use Windows PowerShell. This can be done multiple ways depending on how many users you need to set this for. Next, click on the little Down-arrow button, located next to the wheel icon. What you should bear in mind is that Skype.
Set this value to 1 to effectively select the check box, and to have Lync start each time you log on to Windows. If you do not find those services necessary, you are free to get rid of Skypehost. Thanks, Richard Hi Richard, Thanks for the help. To make use of this app, download it separately and sign in to it. He is a regular speaker at events around the world. I have Skype for Business set to auto-start upon logon. I have already check the reg entries mentionned in your previous posts We just debugged and fixed an issue that sounds exactly like this yesterday.