Skype for Business makes it very easy to make video calls. As with the phone feature, you must have a microphone and speakers, as well as a webcam, to make video calls. You cannot have video without also having audio.
Audio and video setup can include:
It's a good idea to set up and test your video connections each day. Definitely check your settings before a video meeting, if you haven't already used the webcam that day.
To set up your video connection.
Once your webcam is set up, there are a number of ways to video call someone.
Note: Launching video will always also add audio to the meeting. You cannot have a video without audio.
Note: You can start the video before or after you add people to the meeting.
From a chat:
If you are already chatting with someone, click the Video icon to launch a video call.