Calls through the computer
, you can place and receive calls that use your computer's and your chat partners' computer audio capabilities.
To start a call through your computer, select one or more online names from your contact list. Then, click
in the action bar.
To start a call using your computer, in an open chat window, click
in the chat window.
If you see
in the action bar, you can make video calls. Your administrator determines how many people can participate in this type of call.
To start a video call, select an online name from your contact list and then click
To start a video call from a chat or audio call, click
in your chat or call window.
Calls through a telephone or mobile phone
to expand the status card. You can make and receive calls though a phone if you see a preferred device option, such as
To make Sametime
calls through a phone, click the preferred device icon, select a phone, and then make a call. To add a phone or other device, click the preferred device icon, and then click New Number
Parent topic: Get started with calls