The telephony settings are some of the individual settings of a user account that can be configured from the Communicationstab of Propertiesfor the user, if the individual user has been enabled for Office Communications Server 2007 R2 and the organization supports telephony.
Office Communications Server 2007 R2 user communications options include the following:
- Enable PC-to-PC only. The user can only make PC-to-PC audio
- Enable remote call control. The user can use Microsoft Office
Communicator 2007 R2 to control the desktop phone, and he or she
can also make PC-to-PC calls. The user remains connected to a PBX.
- Enable Enterprise Voice. The user can use the Office
Communications Server 2007 R2 infrastructure to route all incoming
and outgoing calls. The user is no longer connected to a PBX,
unless you also enable PBX integration (with or without remote call
control). The user can also make PC-to-PC calls.
Note: The telephony settings for the user are meaningful only for calls that are routed through IP-PSTN or remote call control gateways.
For details about configuring telephony for an organization, see Configuring Telephony Conferencing for Serversand the documentation.
To configure telephony for a specific user account
Open the Office Communications Server 2007 R2 snap-in.
In the console tree, expand the forest node, and then navigate to the Standard Edition server or Enterprise pool that contains the user account that you want to configure.
Expand the pool name for the Enterprise pool or the Standard Edition server, and then expand Users.
In the details pane, right-click the user account name, and then click Properties.
On the Communicationstab, next to Telephony settings, click Configure.
In the Telephony Optionsdialog box, do the following:
- To enable PC-to-PC audio communications for the user, but not
remote call control or Enterprise Voice, click
Enable PC-to-PC communication only.
- To enable remote call control, which enables the user to
control his or her desktop phone line from Microsoft Office
Communicator 2007 R2 to make PC-to-PC calls and PC-to-phone calls,
Enable Remote call control. Specify a value for
Server URIfor the Remote Call Control server and a value for
Line URIfor the telephone the user uses for remote call
control. The user must have a desktop phone and PBX connection for
- To route the user's phone calls using the unified
communications infrastructure in accordance with the class of
service policy, including PC-to-PC audio communication, click
Enable Enterprise Voice, and then select the appropriate
policy in the
Policydrop-down list box. Specify a value for
Line URIfor the telephone that the user uses for Enterprise
Voice. To also enable PBX integration, select the
Enable PBX integrationcheck box. To enable both remote call
control and PBX integration, you must also specify a value for
Server URIfor the Remote Call Control server. To specify the
normalization rules for translating phone numbers dialed by the
user to the E.164 format, select the appropriate location profile
Location profiledrop-down list box.
- To enable PC-to-PC audio communications for the user, but not remote call control or Enterprise Voice, click Enable PC-to-PC communication only.