What types of calls can I make?
With IBM Sametime
, you can make, receive, and manage audio and video calls through your computer, directly from your contact list. If you have IBM Sametime
Unified Telephony or a third-party telephony provider that is integrated with Sametime
, you can also use Sametime
to make calls with your cell phone or telephone.
How do I find my Sametime phone number?
If you want to distribute your Sametime
phone number, so that others can call you, you can find it in your Phonebook.
How do I store phone numbers, conference numbers, and SIP URIs?
You can store, view, and manage the phone numbers and SIP URIs of people, devices, or conferencing systems in your personal phonebook. If you save a passcode for a conference number, Sametime
automatically enters the passcode when you call that number.
How do I select a service provider for my calls?
Your company might have one or more service providers that integrate into Sametime
to provide audio call and video call capabilities. If so, you might be able to select one service provider to use for audio calls and another for video calls.
What is a SIP URI?
Just like a phone number identifies a telephone or mobile phone user, the SIP URI identifies a computer phone user or video conferencing device.
What is IBM Sametime Unified Telephony, and how do I know if I have it?
Unified Telephony adds more features for making, receiving, and managing telephone calls.