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Configuration Detail

  • Start Linphone Softphone

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  • Click on the Assitant option.

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  • Select the option Use a SIP Account.

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  • Fill in the information according to your account
    • Username: 100000 (Your Main SIP User ID or Sub Account ID).
    • Display Name: Your name or company name. (See the requirements below)
    • SIP Domain:
    • Password: Your Main SIP password or Sub Account password.
    • Transport: UDP or TCP.
Note: can be replaced with any of the servers available with

IMPORTANT for Display Name:
  - We suggest entering your outbound Caller ID Name must be in capital letters. This will appears more clearly/visible on some devices.
  - You must NOT use any special characters, they will not be displayed. 
  - Enter a max of 15 characters. Some of regular Canadian providers will not show more than 15 characters max. We suggest shrinking or adapt your caller ID. 
  - Spaces are allowed in a caller id name.

  • Click on the Use button
  • Your Linphone should be ready to make calls
  • To confirm that you have registered this softphone properly, you can make a call to the Echo test application (dial 4443).

Configuring Linphone with Encryption

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  • Fill in the information according to your account.
  • Append the port 5061 to the server. (E.g.
  • On the option Transport select TLS.

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  • Click on the menu that is on the top right corner and click on Preferences.
  • Click on the tab Call and Chat and enable "SRTP".
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