Before you begin the Teams admin setup you will need:
- ✓ A user/login to your Office 365 account with Global Admin rights.
- ✓ Microsoft Phone System licence add-ons (or E5 licences) for the end users of the service.
- ✓ Access to your PBX or Trunk portal to create/manage SIP credentials.
- ✓ Ideally, one or two spare Office 365 user licenses such as Business Essentials/Premium or E1/E3/E5, for a few hours during the initial setup.
- ✓ A modern browser such as Firefox, Chrome or Microsoft Edge - Internet Explorer is no longer supported.
Setting up the service
Configure the service by following these three steps:
in the Services tab set up the PBX or Trunk service first
In the Services tab enable the Sync function in the Teams setting
Configure the users: Once the Sync function is complete, use the add-user icon to configure users
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