Enable Extension Display in Lync 2010 and 2013 Clients

In order to display a users Line URI with extension number in the Lync client, you will need to add the following custom Lync client policy entry. This is useful in cases where you want to normalise user extensions in to the format tel:+<pilot number>;ext=<extension> e.g. tel:+6495231000;ext=1001, tel:+6495231000;ext=1002 etc

 

After adding it a client policy, you should see the following from a Get-CsClientPolicy in PowerShell:

Which in turn should result in this in the Lync client:

For more information check out Ken Lasko’s blog about it here.

 

Andrew Morpeth
Andrew Morpethhttps://ucgeek.co/author/amorpeth/
Andrew is a Modern Workplace Consultant specialising in Microsoft technologies based in Auckland, New Zealand; Andrew is a Director and Professional Services Manager at Lucidity Cloud Services and a Microsoft MVP.

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Andrew is a Modern Workplace Consultant specialising in Microsoft technologies based in Auckland, New Zealand; Andrew is a Director and Professional Services Manager at Lucidity Cloud Services and a Microsoft MVP.

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