This guide explains how to connect Ozeki Phone System XE to Skype Connect
for making calls to PSTN and GSM networks through your PBX. By adding Skype
Connect to the Ozeki Phone System XE, your company can save on communication
costs. With your skype telephone number, it is also possible to receive phone
calls on your office VoIP phones from any traditional phone.
In order to connect Ozeki Phone System XE and Skype Connect together, first
download and install
Ozeki Phone System XE, then create a Skype account if you don't have one. If you have
done these basic settings, please follow this configuration guide.
Figure 1 demonstrates the simple operation of Ozeki Phone System XE with Skype
Connect. After you have configured the connection, the VoIP phones of the office
are ready to make calls from your Ozeki Phone System XE via Skype Connect to any
cellphone or landline phone.
Figure 1 - VoIP calls from Ozeki Phone System XE to telephones via Skype Connect
Please note that in order to make calls via Skype Connect you need to have some money on
your Skype account.
To start the configuration, login to your Skype account with your username and password
Figure 2 - Login to Skype
After you have logged into your Skype account, find and select Set up Skype Connect
option in the Your features section of the web page (Figure 3).
Figure 3 - Setup Skype Connect
If you do not have a profile, you need to create a new one. For this purpose, click on
the Create a new profile button (Figure 4).
Figure 4 - Create a new profile
Then choose a profile name for the new profile. In this example, we are using Ozeki
Skype profile. If you have provided a name, click on Next button. (Figure 5).
Figure 5 - Specify a profile name
The next step is to choose the authentication method related to Ozeki Phone System XE.
Select Registration tab here, and enter your username in the SIP User textbox
and your password in the Password textbox (Figure 6).
Figure 6 - Registration tab
You will need to provide the previously set informations to Ozeki Phone Sytem XE,
within the correct fields, when u'll create your VoIP Provider. The fields should be set the
SIP User: will be set at the Username and Authentication Name fields
Password: means the Password field
Skype Connect address: will be set at the Domain field
UDP Port: means the Port field
If you are done with these simple configuration steps, you can set the neccessary fields and can
connect your Ozeki Phone System XE to your Skype Connect account by following the
How to connect to VoIP service providers guide.