Lync 2013 and Skype Federation


i have a working Lync 2013 environment working internally and externally for domain users, however skype federation is not working, i have provisioned my domain on about 7 months ago, setup federation and external access on LYNC SERVER 2013 but when i search for any of my domain users on skype with a proper microsoft/live account signed into skype i do not get any results, adding the skype account into lync 2013 client the account remains "presence unknown".
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Satyendra SharmaMicrosoft UC Technical ArchitectCommented:
Do you have the partner discovery enabled?
Also all the required federation dns record in place?
Did you also use access edge fqdn for the pic setup, If yes make sure the edge is up and running.

I would recommend to revisit the documentation and make sure you didn't miss any step

Skype federation is pretty straight forward otherwise.

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