Skype Web SDK Production Use Capabilities

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Last modified: March 24, 2016

Applies to: Skype for Business

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Product keys
Feature support matrix
Supported Browsers
Supported Server Versions

This section lists the API product keys and the supported capabilities that are available for your production use application. With each successive release of the Skype Web SDK, additional features are supported. Use the support matrix table in this article to find the appropriate product key to use for the features you implement in your app.

ReleaseProduct keys
Public Preview (PP)API Key: 'a42fcebd-5b43-4b89-a065-74450fb91255'
UI Key: '9c967f6b-a846-4df2-b43d-5167e47d81e1'
General Availability (GA)API Key: '595a1aeb-e6dc-4e5b-be96-bb38adc83da1'
UI Key: '08c97289-7d57-404f-bd97-a6047403e370'

The following table is a mapping of Features to the API version that they are supported in. tst

FeaturePublic PreviewGeneral Availability
Sign in, Sign outXX
View Signed in user’s information (not available for online)XX
Update Note and Presence for the signed in user (not available for online)XX
View the contact list of the signed in usersXX
Search for persons or groupsXX
Add/remove/Rename groups in the contact list.XX
Add/remove distribution groups in the contact list.XX
Add/remove contacts to groups in the contact list.XX
Add/remove telephone contacts to groups in the contact list.XX
Start and have P2P chat conversations as a signed in user with another signed in Skype or Skype for business user via Skype Web SDK API (outgoing invitations)XX
Accept and have P2P chat conversations as a signed in user with another signed in Skype or Skype for business user via Skype Web SDK API. (incoming invitations) (not available for online)XX
Start and have meeting chat conversations as a signed in user via Skype Web SDK API.XX
Start and have P2P or meeting audio conversations with the signed in usersX-
Invite more participant to an online meeting Chat conversation, or to a P2P Chat conversation to escalate to meeting via the Skype Web SDK APIXX
Invite more participant to an online meeting AV conversation, or to a P2P AV conversation to escalate to meetingX-
Join an online meeting and start chat and/or audio service in the conversation.X-
Join a Skype for Business online meeting from a signed in user with audio and video.X-
Join a Skype for Business online meeting from an anonymous user.X-
In a Skype for Business online meeting, one can open up to four video windows from different remote participants at the same time.X-
The application context can be passed to the remote party in the conversation invite.XX
Use Skype Conversation UI control in your applications for P2P IMXX
  • IE 10+ (Skype for Business Onprem)
  • IE 11 (Skype for Business Online)
  • Safari 8+
  • Firefox 40+ (non Audio Video functionality)
  • Chrome 43+ (non Audio Video functionality)
  • Microsoft Edge
  • Lync 2013 cumulative update 6HF2 +, Skype for Business 2015 CU1+:

  • Scenario:
    • Sign in
    • Sign out
    • Presence
    • View Contacts
    • Groups
    • Chat services
    • Skype Conversation UI
  • Skype for Business 2015 Cumulative Update 1+

    • Scenario:
    • P2P AV
    • Group AV
    • Devices selection
    • Anonymous meeting join
    • Add/remove contacts and groups
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