ReachUC provides an Outlook add-in that lets you carry out the following tasks in the convenience of your Microsoft Outlook application:
- initiate call between your PBX account and phone numbers found in your email or contact list
- send files as fax messages to fax numbers found in your email or contact list
- upload your Microsoft Outlook contact to your ReachUC PBX Contacts
Get the Installer
Go to https://www.reachuc.com/extensions/. Click the Outlook image. Save the downloaded file to a local folder.
Extract the application with a .zip extractor. Run setup.exe
Open Microsoft Outlook and ensure that ReachUC is present on the ribbon/tabs.
Set Up Your PBX Account
Below are signs that your set up is successful.
Calls Via Email numbers
Calls Via Contacts/People
Fax Via Email
Fax Via Contacts/People
Go to MS Outlook Contacts/People
Upload Outlook Contact to PBX Contacts
Add to PBX contacts
Go to MS Outlook Contacts/People. Select a particular contact. Right click then click Add to PBX Contacts.
To verify if contact was uploaded, go to your PBX Portal contacts, then go Contacts. Look for the contact you saved from MS Outlook. You may use the search bar to find the particular contact.
Below is an example view that shows the Outlook contact has been successfully upload as PBX Contact.