Can a Skype for Business Online O365 User be reached via a SIP address?

If I have a Skype for Business Online account  most folks reach me by a regular 10 digit telephone number.
But should people be able to reach me also at a sip address like sip://
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Blue Street TechLast KnightCommented:
Hi amigan_99,

But should people be able to reach me also at a sip address like sip://
Yes, as specified in the SIP URI scheme, it will open a chat dialogue in Skype for Business, but drop the "//" and verify your SIP address in the Email Address section in your Exchange Online account. It should be the same as your UPN & SMTP if configured properly. It should be Type=SIP thus the syntax should be

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or tenant ID (if on Office 365) will work too

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Hope that helps!

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amigan_99Network EngineerAuthor Commented:
Thanks for the enlightenment!
Blue Street TechLast KnightCommented:
You're welcome! Glad I could help and thanks for the points!
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