I'm not sure if it is possible to do this but thought I would ask the experts :-)!!! I have installed Microsoft Lync on my domain and am currently testing it's possibilities. I would like to implement it across our college and allow both staff and students to use it. One of the useful features would allow staff to make appointments with students, which would then be inserted into the outlook calendar and there in lies my problem. A lot of our students rarely use their college email and if they do they always close it after they have checked it. When a student logs on I want outlook to load automatically, which is the easy part, however I want to prevent users from closing it. Ideally if they click the X button I would like it to be minimised so they still get reminders for appointments etc..., however if this is not possible I would try any alternate that prevents them from closing it.
Does anyone have any good suggestions on how to do this?