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Live Communications Server 2005 Document: Feature Guide

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  • Version: 01
  • Category: Document
  • Language: English

This document provides an overview of the new features in Microsoft Office Live Communications Server 2005 with Service Pack 1 including support for Microsoft Office Communicator 2005, and the integration with Microsoft Office System programs, such as Microsoft Office Outlook 2003 and Microsoft Office SharePoint Portal Server 2003.

  • This document describes an overview of the new features that are incorporated into Live Communications Server 2005 with the release of Service Pack 1 (SP1). It compares the features of Live Communications Server with SP1 against the earlier versions. It also covers the benefits of Live Communications Server and provides examples for organizations to see the value that can be realized from these new methods of real-time communication.

    Live Communications Server 2005 delivers instant messaging and presence as part of a scalable, enterprise-grade solution offering enhanced security, seamless integration with Microsoft Office Communicator 2005 and other Microsoft products, and an extensible, industry-standard development platform. Your organization can realize cost savings and improved business efficiencies, increased individual productivity and enhanced intellectual property protection with this easy-to-manage, highly available solution.

    With Live Communications Server 2005, your team can connect with co-workers, partners, suppliers and customers in real time, share critical and time-sensitive information and collaborate with other organizations, even if they use a public IM service provider client, as easily as they do today with co-workers, while taking advantage of built-in security measures to help safeguard your proprietary business information.


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LCS2005_FeatureGuide.exea3d29b30414f30e142d8b65e0bce35d9b63439d72.08 MB

System Requirements

Operating Systems: Windows 2000 Service Pack 3, Windows Server 2003, Windows XP

    • This download works with the following Office application:
      • Microsoft Office Live Communication Server 2005 with SP1

Installation Instructions

  • To install this download:
    1. Download the file by clicking the Download button (above) and saving the file to your hard disk.
    2. Double-click the LCS_ Feature_Guide.exe program file on your hard disk to start the Setup program.
    3. Follow the instructions on the screen to complete the installation.
    Instructions for use:

    After you install this download, open the document as you typically would.

    To remove this download:

    To remove the download file, delete the file LCS_ Feature_Guide.exe.

    To remove the document, delete it from the folder where it was saved.

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