Managing Unified Messaging Dial Plans
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 will reach end of support on April 11, 2017. To stay supported, you will need to upgrade. For more information, see Resources to help you upgrade your Office 2007 servers and clients.
Applies to: Exchange Server 2007, Exchange Server 2007 SP1, Exchange Server 2007 SP2, Exchange Server 2007 SP3
Microsoft Exchange Server 2007 Unified Messaging dial plans are a logical connection between a telephony dial plan and the Active Directory directory service found in your organization. The sections in this topic include information that will help you manage UM dial plans.
Managing UM Dial Plans
After you install the Unified Messaging server role on a computer that is running Exchange 2007 and deploy Exchange 2007 Unified Messaging on your network, you may have to create, configure, and manage Exchange 2007 Unified Messaging dial plans.
You can manage Exchange 2007 Unified Messaging dial plans in your organization by using the Exchange Management Console and the Exchange Management Shell. Using the Exchange Management Console and the Exchange Management Shell enables you to administer and configure specific settings for UM dial plans.
UM Dial Plan Management
For more information about how to use the Exchange Management Console to manage Exchange 2007 Unified Messaging dial plans, see the following topics:
For more information about how to use the Exchange Management Shell to manage Exchange 2007 Unified Messaging dial plans, see the following topics:
Each time that you create a UM dial plan, a UM mailbox policy will also be created. The UM mailbox policy will be named <DialPlanName> Default Policy.
Administrative permissions are required to manage the Exchange 2007 server that has the Unified Messaging server role installed. For more information about the permissions that are required to perform administrative tasks for Unified Messaging, see Required Permissions to Manage Unified Messaging.