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Customizing Microsoft Office Communicator 2007 "Help Menu"

You can add your custom link to Communicator help menu. This allows you to push customized help content to your OCS users. Administrators can configure this using group policy setting.

Steps to add custom help menu items are as follows:
1. Open registry editor and go to the following registry entry
    HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE\SOFTWARE\Policies\Microsoft\Communicator

2. Add the following keys to above mentioned entry
    HelpMenuText (Type: REG_SZ) , value specifies menu caption
    HelpMenuURL (Type: REG_SZ), value should point to a valid network address

Now close the registry editor and restart Microsoft Office Communicator 2007, new help menu option should be available.

Print | posted on Wednesday, November 14, 2007 9:57 PM |