The Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) is an IETF-defined signaling protocol widely used for controlling communication sessions such as voice and video calls over Internet Protocol (IP). The protocol can be used for creating, modifying and terminating two-party (unicast) or multiparty (multicast) ...

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How can I stop SipVicious ('friendly-scanner') from flooding my SIP server?

I run an SIP server which listens on UDP port 5060, and needs to accept authenticated requests from the public Internet. The problem is that occasionally it gets picked up by people scanning for SIP ...
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Asterisk Register username with special character like “@”

I am using a SIP provider that has provided me with a username like: +1122233344@aaa.bb.com (Note this is only the username part) And has a numerical password. My Register string looks something ...
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Can I set up an “involuntary” conference call with Freeswitch?

I am trying to set up a SIP/RTP public announcement infrastructure. Basically there are several slave user agents that are configured to answer automatically, and a master UA which should be able to ...
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How to set Mitel 5224 ringer volume in configuration?

We have several Mitel 5224 SIP phones, but can't seem to find out to make the ringer volume setting persist after it reboots. Can the ringer volume can be set somewhere in the XML configuration file?
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How can I use the FLASH key of my IP phone to transfer a call (atxfer)

My IP phone has a FLASH key. This key sends the DTMF of Flash [16 in decimal] (http://www.voip-info.org/wiki/view/SIP+DTMF+Signalling). How do I set the atxfer parameter in the features.conf?
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Which one VoIP SIP audio codec should I choose to high quality calls?

The quality of VoIP calls depends on the codec used for the transmission and on the bandwidth of Internet connection. I want to use best optimized codec for my Internet connection. I have to select ...
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Asterisk ignoring sip_domain part of URI

I am using Asterisk version 11.5. My problem is the following: I literally cannot make any outbound call. That's because, whatever I dial in any client, the sip_domain part gets ignored, it is ...
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Advice respect an architecture PBX [closed]

i'm new on the world of PBX and network infrastructure. I worked in a model and wanted to know how feasible it is to implement it in a production environment. The requirement is to create a solution ...
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Asterisk PBX on linux (CENTOS 6.2) hangs up calls that are being recorded after 33 seconds

i have an issue with my calls being made via ASTERISK PBX running on linux CENTOS 6.2. The use case is that a call is triggered from /var/spool/asterisk/outbound/ The caller is dialed The dialplan ...
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How to install Asterisk with SRTP support?

I'm rather new to Asterisk, and I need my server to support WebRTC. As far as I know, Asterisk version in Asterisk Now is compiled without SRTP support, which is necessary for WebRTC. So, I try to ...
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Asterisk and SIP trunking, is this configuration possible?

I am new to asterisk and before I dive in, I just want to make sure that what I plan to do is possible/correct. My office will run an asterisk server and have both local and remote extensions. We ...
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AT&T Business Class Internet Router Options [closed]

I have a situation where AT&T seems to be very uncooperative in their selection of modems (routers) for their business class DSL service. They essentially gave us only two options for modems (...
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VoIP Network Components: Difference between Signaling Gateway, Media Gateway, Softswitch [closed]

In my degree course of Software Engineering we had a lecture in Computer Networking about VoIP and the Session Initiation Protocol (SIP). There were many terms brought up for some network components ...
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What determines the length of RTP packets?

I have established a SIP session between two clients. I observed the RTP trace between them on wireshark. The 'length' column has a value of 172 for the RTP packets that flow from Client 1 to Client 2 ...
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Asterisk trunk SIP

I have a problem with trunk SIP when I connect my Asterisk to my provider and the Internet connection is lost, the trunk SIP will be unreachable, the problem consist is all local extension are ...
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SIP (G.711) packets getting out of order

I have 2 asterisk servers on 2 different datacenters. Call is going from one to another. Suddenly audio quality decreased. I have made SIP traces on both servers. Here's what I've found: Server A ...
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What is the best option for SIP service redundancy?

From your practical experience, what is the best option for SIP service redundancy? a) one SRV record pointing to a hostname which has two A records b) two SRV records pointing to two different ...
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Serious Packet Loss on UDP using Amazon EC2

I am using ec2 to host a udp TURN server for SIP purpose. Anyway I get a lot of packet loss during voice call, so I did a udp performance test using iperf util. Result: [ ID] Interval Transfer ...
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VoIP client permamently losing connection after ISP IP reset

I have a SIP client device connected to my ADSL router, so it is behind a symmetric NAT. My ISP resets the client's IP every 24 hours, it looks like this in the router log: Mar 26 12:36:56 daemon ...
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Custom ENUM/NAPTR DNS Server

I need to configure custom DNS server to handle ENUM requests for VoIP calls I have custom built DNS server in Java that handles ENUM requests for my company's VoIP services. ENUM is used to ...
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Is SIP protocol routeable

I have a sip-able PBX. My Sipdroid phone works on local network. From outside I route the traffic thru a firewall. Even all rules are ok I cannot connect to the PBX with sip when traffic is routed. ...
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Troubleshooting a failing SIP connection

I have a linux Asterisk server that is behind a firewall. The firewall has three interfaces : eth0 is the LAN, where Asterisk resides, eth2 is the default gateway to the internet (via an ADSL modem /...
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MS Lync on Terminal Server

Is there a way that I can install (hosted) Lync on our terminal server and when a user logs on, it automatically inserts their email address and the correct manual SIP settings so I don't have to log ...
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Networking issue with asterisk server

I replaced an IVR machine for incoming call after going down. It is running asterisk 1.4.23 on ubunutu 10.04 I decided to put the server behind iptables because my server was under brute force attack. ...
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How to route/forward/connect incoming SIP call through other SIP provider to a phone number?

I have 2 VOIP SIP accounts. One is for a landline (incoming). The other should be purely outgoing and allows for calls to my mobile phone. Basically I want to connect the landline to my mobile phone. ...
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Fortigate restrict traffic through one external IP

I've got a fortigate 400A at a client's site. They've got a /26 from British Telecom, and we're using 4 of those IPs as a NAT Pool. Is there a way to say that traffic from 172.18.4.40-45 can only ...
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SIP calls voice tremble when switch is busy

I have a small flat LAN based on 1Gbit switches from 3Com. My central switch in server rack is connected to a couple of virtualization servers VMware ESXi and PBX Alcatel. Not long ago I started to ...
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Asterisk Connection not working

I have installed Asterisk on VirtualBox by following the steps from here. Everything went ok until I got to navigate to an IP to configure Asterisk using FreePBX: 10.0.2.15 (Shouldn't be something ...
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Inbound SIP calls through Cisco 881 NAT hang up after a few seconds

I've recently moved to a Cisco 881 router for my WAN link. I was previously using a Cisco Linksys WAG320N as my modem/router/WiFi AP/NAT firewall. The WAG320N is now running in bridged mode, so it's ...
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asterisk peer with SIP provider through proxy

I'm trying to make a asterisk server connect to a SIP provider (which offers PSTN origination and termination). I've been reading the great Definitive Guide, but it doesn't seem to cover the case ...
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can't register a soft phone to asterisk11

I have a VM (on oracle vbox) running Fedora17. I've installed asterisk 11 on it from sources. I've followed the wiki for installation (https://wiki.asterisk.org/wiki/display/AST/Creating+SIP+Accounts) ...
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Why are SIP calls via my server silent?

I have FreeSWITCH SIP server up and running. It has public IP and sits behind 1-to-1 NAT (it's Amazon EC2 instance actually). I can connect to it, make a call to other endpoint (namely, my android ...
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Provisioning SIP Phones over the internet

I have a few SIP Phones that are located of site and connect to my PBX over the internet to make calls. For some reason one of these phones has become unprovisioned. In my office phones get ...
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Asterisk dialplan context and label clarifications

I have been learning Asterisk dial plan for the past week.I have written down a simple IVR system with two levels of menu and an exit option.I have used concepts from different tutorials on the web....
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Configuration of a Cisco IP Phone 7916 and 7975g

Hi everyone, I would appreciate some help configuring my Cisco IP Phone 7975. In fact the phone works well with the SIP firmware (version SIP75.8-4-1ES2) and an Asterisk Server. Now I would like to ...
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LYNC - SIP “413 - Request entity too large” error to SUBSCRIBE requests

I'm currently trying to federate two Lync domains with one custom SIP proxy in the middle. The problem is that the front end server will reply "413 - Entity too large" to subscribe requests coming ...
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SIP me@domain.com vs (123) 456-7890

I'm trying to understand SIP, and one thing that keeps confusing me is phone numbers and dialing plans vs SIP URI's like me@domain.com. What is the difference? How do they coexist/work together? For ...
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What do I need to go from having a domain to being able to take a sipuser@mydomain.com call?

(Sorry if this question is a little basic or should go on a different SE site. Just let me know.) I'm trying to learn about SIP. The problem is that I'm at the point where I don't know enough to try ...
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How can I make Asterisk keep track of dynamic SIP agent statuses?

I am setting up a new server using Asterisk 1.8.11-certified4. In testing, we're seeing that agents dynamically logged into the queue will receive a second queue call as a call-waiting when call-...
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Routing SIP between subnets

I've got the following configuration : 2 subnets (we'll call A and B) with IP phones in both. Internet access behind a NAT for each of them, and a routed VPN is set up between those 2 subnets. I am ...
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Lync 2010, Kamailio, & Trixbox 2.6.23 (Asterisk 1.4)

I'm having an issue trying to connect Lync 2010 phone calls with our trixbox PBX. I've gotten to the point where Kamailio seems to be functioning properly and acting as a bridge between TCP traffic (...
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How to stop registration attempts on Asterisk

The main question: My Asterisk logs are littered with messages like these: [2012-05-29 15:53:49] NOTICE[5578] chan_sip.c: Registration from '<sip:912@xx.xx.xx.xx>' failed for '37.75.210.177' - ...
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Asterisk SIP/2.0 401 Unauthorized

I'm running into a funny little issue with Asterisk 10.3, but it seems to be applicable to 10.4 as well. The server running Asterisk was relocated from a VPS to dedicated hardware, and now only 1 of ...
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sip endpoint receives direct sip calls but doesn't receive redirects from the registrar

I have an SIP endpoint, which I wrote, that receives sip invites, processes them, replies, and sets up the rtp session just fine when contacted directly. i.e. sip:user@[actual ip address of ...
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Asterisk: Authenticated SIP trunk

Let's say I have an Asterisk system with a bunch of connections: there are phones (who register itself with *) and providers (who wish to establish SIP trunks to put a lot of calls over, with ...
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NAT setup for an SIP Registrar/Proxy

I am currently trying to get the following scenario to work. Warning: I am a software engineer--not a network admin. I have various SIP endpoints (sip based video servers) on a LAN. On a Windows ...
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Setting up office phone system (small business)

I've been asked, within six months, to deploy a phone system. The exact wording was "a phone on every desk." They want inter-phone transfers, external calling, and even software IP phones for our ...
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Cannot connect softphone as a FreeSwitch Extension

Having successfully configured and maintained few Asterisk based installations, I have now been provided a task to configure FreeSwitch SIP server. ISO downloaded from http://wiki.fusionpbx.com/...
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How to record SIP traffic / calls for future auditing?

We have a VOIP (SIP?) phone system and have to record all calls for specific phones in the company. It may be required at a future date to listen to these calls for auditing. These phones happen to ...
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How to pass/process extension numbers while calling Freeswitch from outside SIP gateway?

Suppose I have Freeswitch, which has SIP gateway configured. So, the local users of this Freeswitch can call outside via <extension name="russia"> <condition field="destination_number" ...