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How to use the Skype for Business plugin menu

Our Skype for Business plugin menu makes it super-easy to find the YakChat functions you need. This handy guide walks you through the options available.

Instructions: Skype for Business Plugin Menu

YakChat Menu

Right click on the icon in the Windows system tray to display the menu.

How do I export my messages?

In order to export messages, simply select Export Messages from the YakChat menu.

This will bring up a window from where you can select the start and end dates of any messages you want to export.

What is my credit balance?

To find out how much credit you have left, simply select Credit Info from the YakChat menu.

How do I save/send a log file?

If you need software assistance from YakChat, select Save/Send Log from the YakChat menu. 

This will initiate an email with the log .zip file attached. This can then be sent to YakChat for analysis.

Screenshot of emailing a log file from YakChat for Skype for Business

Exit YakChat

To exit the YakChat application, right click on the icon in the Windows system tray to display the menu.

Click on Exit and YakChat will no longer run in the background to receive messages.

We hope our guide has been useful. But if you need a little extra support just let us know. We’re always happy to help. 

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