Skype Meeting Button always gets disabled after restarting Outlook

Skype Meeting Button always gets disabled after restarting Outlook:

Skype Meeting Button always gets disabled after restarting Outlook: A Lot’s of time we are facing an error in the outlook, Skype Business button automatically disable. this is happened due to some reason. those are:

Reason 1: Skype Meeting Add-in for Microsoft Office was disabled after a close outlook.

 
Skype Meeting Add-in for Microsoft Office was disabled
Solution :
  1. Start Outlook.

  2. On the File menu, select Options.

  3. In the navigation pane, select Add-Ins.

  4. On the Manage menu, select COM Add-Ins, and then select Go.

  5. In the COM Add-Ins dialog box, select the Skype Meeting Add-in for Microsoft Office 2016 option, and then select OK.

Reason 2. To avoid having the Skype Add-in disable after restarting Outlook, check the following registry data is updated or not.

Key: HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\Outlook\Addins\UcAddin.LyncAddin.1

DWORD: LoadBehavior

VALUE: 3 = add-in is enabled, 2 = add-in is not enabled

Resolution:

You can use the following steps to check the registry:

1. Exit Outlook if it is running.

2. Press the Windows function key, search for “regedit,” and then click OK.

3. In Registry Editor, locate the following subkey:

HKEY_CURRENT_USER\Software\Microsoft\Office\Outlook\Addins\UcAddin.LyncAddin.1

4. In the details pane, double-click LoadBehavior. If the value in the Value data box is not 3, change it to 3 and then click OK.

5. Exit Registry Editor.

6. Start Outlook.

Important Note: Follow the steps in this section carefully, Serious problems might occur if you modify the registry incorrectly.

Reason:3 Skype Meeting Add-in for Microsoft Office 2016 entry is missing in COM Add-Ins.

Solution.

  1. Select Start, type Regedit in the Start Search box, and then select OK.

  2. In Registry Editor, locate one of the following subkeys, as applicable to your installation of Microsoft Office:

  • For 32-bit Windows client with Office 32-bit (Click-to-Run installation) or 64-bit Windows client with Office 64-bit (Click-to-Run installation): HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\ClickToRun\Registry\Machine\Software\Microsoft\Office\Outlook\Addins\UcAddin.LyncAddin.1

  • For 64-bit Windows client with Office 32-bit (Click-to-Run installation): HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\ClickToRun\Registry\Machine\Software\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\Outlook\Addins\UcAddin.LyncAddin.1

  • For 32-bit Windows client with Office 32-bit (MSI installation) or 64-bit Windows client with Office 64-bit (MSI installation): HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Microsoft\Office\Outlook\Addins\UcAddin.LyncAddin.1

  • For 64-bit Windows client with Office 32-bit (MSI installation): HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Wow6432Node\Microsoft\Office\Outlook\Addins\UcAddin.LyncAddin.1

  1. In the details pane, double-click LoadBehavior. If the value in the Value data box is not 3, change it to 3, and then select OK.

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