Restrict using "Away" presence in Lync 2013

Posted on 2014-07-15
Last Modified: 2014-08-30
Dear All,

We have Lync 2013 environment, as management requested, we need to configure the "Away" Presence settings to auto when the user lock his computer, in another word, users can't choose "away" manually in their Lync client.

Question by:Rhala
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    Not sure if it's possible to restrict one of the pre-built statuses. You can add custom ones if needed, or restrict the two "away" related settings via GPO so users cannot uncheck them, but that's not gonna stop users from manually changing the status.

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