BeroNet Gateway with Skype
With Skype Connect and beroFix it is possible to connect your legacy PBX with a skype account. This opens up the opportunity to receive skype calls with your normal desk phones.
To connect skype with berofix you need to follow these steps:
1. Create a Skype Business Account 2. Create a Skype account under the Business Account 3. Book some Money on your Skype Connect account and activate Skype Connect 4. Setup a SIP Profile in Skype Connect 5. Configure the SIP Profile in beroFix
Create a Skype Connect SIP Profile
In the Skype Connect Admin Panel create a SIP Profile:
Fill in your Profile Data and associate a skype account with this SIP Profile:
Now write down the SIP Registration Details, which need to be used in the beroFix SIP Account later.
In beroFix you need to configure a SIP Account for Skype, make sure to use your previously in Skype Connect create SIP Profile Settings:
Skype requires that the SIP Addresses are not resolved to IP Addresses, you need to tell berofix to not preresolve SIP Addresses in SIP General:
Now configure a Dialplan Rule that sends inbound Skype Calls to your legacy PBX, you can use the "New Destination" to specify the Extension that should be reached when a skype call comes in.
Check the Connection
Now we can check if the SIP Registration works, in beroFix go to the State screen, the green lamp indicates a working registration:
In the Skype Connect SIP Registration Settings, you can also check the registration state:
Now you can try to call your skype account.