To configure a third-party software phone, have the following information ready:
- IP address or DNS name of the Kerio Operator server
- Extension number
- SIP usernameAn username for authenticating provided by a SIP provider. and SIP passwordA password for authenticating provided by a SIP provider. associated with the phone extension
(see topic Creating extensions). Note that the SIPSession Initiation Protocol - A communication protocol used for voice and video calls in Internet telephony or private IP telephone systems. password does not match the password used for connecting to Kerio Phone.
- Information whether the extension will be behind NATNetwork address translation - A method that remaps IP addresses by changing network address information..
If so, configure the use account in Kerio Operator.
This section helps you configure and use various softphones.