Configuring the Ekiga (Gnome Meeting) software phone

This topic assumes that:


Tested on Ekiga 3

  1. Run the application and wait for the softphone to display on your screen.
  2. On the toolbar, go to Edit > Accounts.
  3. In the Accounts dialog box, click Add.
  4. This opens the dialog where a new phone account can be created.

Account settings dialog

  1. In Registrator, type IP address or DNS name of the PBXPrivate Branch Exchange - System that connects telephone extensions and switches calls..
  2. In entries User and Password, type the SIP usernameAn username for authenticating provided by a SIP provider. and SIP passwordA password for authenticating provided by a SIP provider. for your account provided by your administrator. (see topic Creating extensions)