Connect Analog Phone lines to Ozeki Bulk Messenger
Step 1 - Create new connection
On the 'Quick Start' page select 'Step 3 - Connections'.
Figure 1 - Create new connection
Step 2 - Select connection details
On the new page you have to select 'Create new connection'. Then choose 'Telephone'.
Figure 2 - Create 'Telephone' connection
At connection types select the 'PSTN Gateway' connection.
Figure 3 - Choose 'PSTN Gateway' connection
Step 3 - General tab information
At the 'General' tab you can setup your PSTN Gateway connection settings.
At 'SIP Settings' there is the 'PSTN gateway IP address'. Provide the IP address of the gateway which will forward your call to the phone you dialed. Make sure to also provide the 'Port' number of your PSTN gateway.
Figure 4 - General tab
Step 4 - Network, Transfer, Times and Log details
Click on 'Net' tab and provide information about your network adapter so it can be connected to the PSTN network.
Figure 5 - Network settings
At 'Transfer' you can transfer the calls to a live person if DTMF response is received. Check the box next to 'Enable call transfer if DTMF response is received.' and add the phone numbers below to the suitable keypad.
Figure 6 - Transfer details
At 'Times' tab you can specify the time and day interval when communication is allowed.
Figure 7 - Times tab
In the 'Log' tab your calls can be logged. There is a possibility to enable and disable logging by checking the box next to 'Enable logging'.
Figure 8 - Logging information
Step 5 - How to dial
If a green pipe appeared your connection has been setup.
Figure 9 - Click on 'Open'
Step 6 - Make a test call
Select 'Call' in order to compose and then send your test call.
Figure 10 - Select the 'Call' button
In the 'Compose' tab you can create the content of your message.
Figure 11 - How to make a test call
Go to 'Events' or 'Log' tab where you can check whether your call was successful.
Figure 12 - Event log