Integration of Microsoft Outlook in the CISCO Jabber client
The CISCÓ Jabber client for Windows offers Outlook intergration for calendar and contacts.
Calendar integration allows you to automatically set your Jabber status to 'busy' when you have a meeting scheduled in Outlook.
In addition, your Outlook contacts can be integrated, allowing you to:
- Call Outlook contacts via Jabber, which will have access to the underlying address bookAnrufe von Outlook Kontakten sind über den Jabber möglich, da dieser auf das dort hinterlegte Adressbuch zugreifen kann
- Start a Jabber call directly from your Outlook contacts.
Activate or Deactivate Outlook Integration in the Jabber Client
First head to your Jabber client and open the menu by clicking the gear symbol "1".
Select 'settings' to open your Jabber settings "2".
Navigate to the Calendar section of the settings "1" and set calendar integration to Microsoft Outlook "2".
Confirm the changes to your settings.
|It may be necessary to enter your Outlook password in order to finalise the connection|
Cisco Jabber - Dialling from Microsoft Outlook
|The way you can call a contact from Outlook depends on the way you are viewing your contact. Both options are listed below:|
Dialling from Individual View
The individual view has either the telephone symbol or the "three dots" which you can select.
Dial from the Views "Business Card" / "Card" / "Telephone" / "List"
In these other views the contact can be called via Right click --> Call --> Number.