Topic Last Modified: 2011-01-24

The Microsoft Lync Server 2010, Group Chat Configuration tool lists the active domain where Microsoft Lync Server 2010, Group Chat is installed, together with the computer name where the services are installed. It also provides the following information for Lync Server 2010, Group Chat running in the active domain, and the service(s) installed locally on the computer:

To view Group Chat Server status and configuration information

  1. Click Start, point to All Programs, point to Administrative Tools, and then click Microsoft Lync Server 2010, Group Chat.

  2. Open the Group Chat Configuration tool.

  3. View Status, Run As, and Path, and use Start/Stop, Change, or both to make any necessary changes.

  4. If you make changes, click Refresh to update the status of any services that are running on the computer where the Group Chat Configuration tool is run. For example, if the Services snap-in is used to stop the Channel service, it does not appear as stopped until the information is refreshed.