×
INTELLIGENT WORK FORUMS
FOR COMPUTER PROFESSIONALS

Contact US

Log In

Come Join Us!

Are you a
Computer / IT professional?
Join Tek-Tips Forums!
  • Talk With Other Members
  • Be Notified Of Responses
    To Your Posts
  • Keyword Search
  • One-Click Access To Your
    Favorite Forums
  • Automated Signatures
    On Your Posts
  • Best Of All, It's Free!

*Tek-Tips's functionality depends on members receiving e-mail. By joining you are opting in to receive e-mail.

Posting Guidelines

Promoting, selling, recruiting, coursework and thesis posting is forbidden.

Students Click Here

Turn "do not disturb" on/off externally to Phone Manager

Turn "do not disturb" on/off externally to Phone Manager

Turn "do not disturb" on/off externally to Phone Manager

(OP)
Hi,

Is there a way af being able to turn Do Not Distrun on and off in Phone Manager externally to the program - ie. I want to write a program that can do it for me under certain conditions.

I have tried via the TAPI but I'm having trouble learning how to program it and make it work.
Is there a registry setting that can be changed? Where is the Do Not Disturb setting in Phone Manager configuration stored?

Any help is much appreciated.

Thanks,
Jason Snelders

RE: Turn "do not disturb" on/off externally to Phone Manager

The setting is part of the system configuration, its not stored by Phone Manger but read and written to the switch.

RE: Turn "do not disturb" on/off externally to Phone Manager

If you want REALLY simple, and are prepared to have your user on an analog phone in order to get it - route the analog port through a modem on the PC first.  Then have your program take the modem offhook and dial *08 or *09 as needed to turn DND on or off.

Or, better but more complex, setup a VMPro callflow that can be accessed via a shortcode, that points to a Play Configuration Menu token.  You'll have to trial and error the exact timing and sequence of digits but you should be able to design your program to use a modem on an analog port to dial through this callflow and turn any users DND on or off - digital station or not.

Peter

Red Flag This Post

Please let us know here why this post is inappropriate. Reasons such as off-topic, duplicates, flames, illegal, vulgar, or students posting their homework.

Red Flag Submitted

Thank you for helping keep Tek-Tips Forums free from inappropriate posts.
The Tek-Tips staff will check this out and take appropriate action.

Reply To This Thread

Posting in the Tek-Tips forums is a member-only feature.

Click Here to join Tek-Tips and talk with other members! Already a Member? Login

Close Box

Join Tek-Tips® Today!

Join your peers on the Internet's largest technical computer professional community.
It's easy to join and it's free.

Here's Why Members Love Tek-Tips Forums:

Register now while it's still free!

Already a member? Close this window and log in.

Join Us             Close