The same functionality to screen shot or use the snipping tool to grab and share and image should be available in the group chat without needing to do anything other than paste it in the group chat box.
I know there is an option within the Lync Client to disable photos, but this is an all or nothing option.
The Lync application should still be able to show photos within the Buddy/Contact list and the title bar of the chat window. However I think it is but redundant to have the photo... more »
If you block file Transfer for users, the user will still receive an Icon file or a Picture thumbnail before it gets the error.
Lync should be able to block this before, because:
- it measleads the user thinking that is not restricted to send/receive files;
- in some cases a thumbnail Picture can be enough to see the Content.