Configure presence icons

This policy setting allows you to specify whether Microsoft Office applications display presence icons in the user interface (UI).

If you enable this policy setting, you may specify when applications display presence icons:

- Display all: Presence icons are displayed in the UI.
- Display some: Presence icons are displayed only in the Contact Card, Quick Contacts and SharePoint.
- Display none: Presence icons are not displayed in the UI.

If you disable or you do not configure this policy setting, presence icons are displayed in the UI.

Supported on: At least Windows 7



  1. Display all
    Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
    Registry Pathsoftware\policies\microsoft\office\16.0\common\im
    Value Nameturnoffpresenceicon
    Value TypeREG_DWORD
    Value0
  2. Display some
    Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
    Registry Pathsoftware\policies\microsoft\office\16.0\common\im
    Value Nameturnoffpresenceicon
    Value TypeREG_DWORD
    Value1
  3. Display none
    Registry HiveHKEY_CURRENT_USER
    Registry Pathsoftware\policies\microsoft\office\16.0\common\im
    Value Nameturnoffpresenceicon
    Value TypeREG_DWORD
    Value2


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