Sype for Business and Office365

Does S4B need Office 365 or can work w/ any MS Office version? If it can work w/ any Office version, do we need to upgrade S4B in case wcustomer later decides to migrates to O365?

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Vasil Michev (MVP)Commented:
It's not tied to the O365 (click-to-run) version, you can still use the old ones, but gradually features will stop working and you need to make sure you are running the latest bits. That doesnt necessarily mean that you have to switch to the C2R version, you can use the MSI.

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totaramAuthor Commented:
Thanks Vasil for into my issues..
Can you please explain what the terms click-to-run, C2R mean?
Vasil Michev (MVP)Commented:
It's the new model Microsoft uses for Office install, you can read up on it here:
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