Applies to: Skype for Business 2015

Local user - Set Status

We can make use of the mePerson object exposed by personsAndGroupsManager and from this object get access to the status property. This property is a writeable allowing changes via a set(...) method that takes a provided string matching a status such as Online, Away, Busy.

Select a status and click to change presence

var mePerson = application.personsAndGroupsManager.mePerson;
mePerson.status.set(status).then(function () {
    // status changed succesfully 
}, function (error) {
    // handle rrror

Other resources

MePerson Status