A user’s call forwarding cannot be configured by an administrator on behalf of another user in the system. You will not need to set up call forwarding for your users in their own accounts, but rather they will need to do it themselves. Call forwarding is explained in more detail here.
Frequently Asked Questions
How do I set call forwarding on Skype?
Using the following steps, you can forward calls to another number:
You will be able to access your account once you sign in.
Click on the Manage Features tab, and then select Call forwarding from the list.
Click on the button to select it.
Depending on the country or region and the phone number you type, you can choose either voice messaging, a Skype account from another person (enter the Skype name of the person), or a mobile or landline number.
Click on the Confirm button.
Why is Skype Call Forwarding not working?
If you want to forward your calls to a mobile or landline number, you will need some Skype Credit or a calling subscription. In order for you to forward your calls, you will need to make sure that you have a sufficient amount of Skype Credit in your account. The number that you would like to forward your incoming calls to should be covered by your subscription if you have one.
How do I enable call forwarding on Skype for Business?
It is possible to enable or disable Call Forwarding
Click the arrow next to the Options section at the top of the main window of Skype for Business. button.
In the Tools menu, select the Call Forwarding Settings option.
Then choose a forwarding destination or a simultaneous ringing option, and then choose one of them.
Does Skype charge for call forwarding?
We offer an automated call forwarding service, which is designed to transfer the call to a mobile or landline of your choice as soon as the call is received. Whenever you pick up, the person calling you will not be charged an extra fee.
Can I forward my cell phone to Skype?
Make sure that your mobile phone is configured to forward calls to your Skype number through Call Forwarding. In this way, any mobile phone call you receive will be directed to your Skype number so that you can answer it.
Can you make international calls on Skype for Business?
This page will guide you through the process of making an international phone call using Skype for Business, as well as give you some advice on how to dial some popular country codes. The format for specifying international phone numbers should be used when specifying phone numbers. The international number to be called (011 for international calls), the country code, and the area code are needed to make an international call.
How does Skype international calling work?
Depending on your current country, Skype will automatically display the relevant calling rates for your current country. From the drop-down list that appears above the dial pad, you can select the country you want to place a call to from the country name that appears above the dial pad. The country code can also be entered manually if you prefer.
Can Skype accept incoming calls?
It is possible to receive calls if you have a Skype account and are signed in. The incoming call notification screen will show up, and you will have the option to: Select the Call button if you want to answer the call as an audio call. For a video response, click the Video button at the bottom of the screen.
Why are Skype calls going straight to voicemail?
Make sure that you are signed in to your Skype Account, and that Skype is running, in order to receive calls to your Skype Number. The call will either ring busy if you are not logged into Skype or will be redirected to voicemail based on the voicemail preferences you have configured for Voice Messaging. Make sure you are also using the most recent version of Skype at all times
Does Skype have free international calling?
There is no better way to call overseas for free than to make use of Skype to Skype subtitles and translation services.
Can you use Skype to call any number?
It is possible to call mobile phones and landlines
It is possible to talk to those who matter most, at any time, as long as you pay low domestic and international calling rates and there are no peak times. In addition, if you are frequently calling international numbers, a subscription could help you save even more money if you are calling mobile or landline numbers regularly.
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