Applies to: Exchange Server 2013, Exchange Online
Topic Last Modified: 2012-12-12
You can enable or disable access to Outlook Voice Access for UM-enabled users who are associated with a Unified Messaging (UM) mailbox policy. Outlook Voice Access is a feature used by UM-enabled users to access their mailbox over a phone. By default, this setting is enabled.
For additional management tasks related to UM mailbox policies, see UM Mailbox Policy Procedures.
What do you need to know before you begin?
- Estimated time to complete: 2 minutes.
- You need to be assigned permissions before you can perform this
procedure or procedures. To see what permissions you need, see the
"UM mailbox policies" entry in the Unified Messaging
- Before you perform these procedures, confirm that a UM dial
plan has been created. For detailed steps, see Create a UM Dial
- Before you perform these procedures, confirm that a UM mailbox
policy has been created. For detailed steps, see Create a UM Mailbox
- For information about keyboard shortcuts that may apply to the
procedures in this topic, see Keyboard Shortcuts in
the Exchange Admin Center.
What do you want to do?
Use the EAC to enable or disable Outlook Voice Access
- In the EAC, navigate to Unified Messaging > UM
dial plans. In the list view, select the UM dial plan you want
to change, and then click Edit .
- Under UM Mailbox Policies, select the UM mailbox policy
you want to manage, and then click Edit .
- On the UM Mailbox Policy page, select or clear the check
box next to Allow Outlook Voice Access.
- Click Save.
Use the Shell to enable or disable Outlook Voice Access
This example allows users who are associated with the
UM mailbox policy
MyUMMailboxPolicy to use Outlook
Set-UMMailboxPolicy -identity MyUMMailboxPolicy -AllowSubscriberAccess $true
This example prevents users who are associated with the
UM mailbox policy
MyUMMailboxPolicy from using Outlook
Set-UMMailboxPolicy -identity MyUMMailboxPolicy -AllowSubscriberAccess $false