Call someone

Call other Cloud users and anyone using a standards-based video system, from any of your devices.

From your Cloud app, you’ll see searchable lists of contacts that are automatically added to the company directory when they join Cloud, including:

  • Contacts in your company directory directory
  • Meetings meetings
  • Recent calls
  • Any contact you've added as a favorite

Double-click to quickly dial the contact.

Single-click to view the contact card for that person, meeting, or conference room. From here, you can place a video or audio only call, or start a chat.

Call a Lifesize Cloud user by entering an extension or email address

To call another Lifesize Cloud user who is not in your directory, go to Call > Manual Dial in the top menu, or click Ctrl-D or Apple command-D to open the manual dialing screen.

Use any of the following formats to call:

  • extension@lifesizecloud.com
  • extension only
  • email address
  • Enter lifesizecloud.com, then enter the user’s or meeting’s extension when prompted.

Call a standards-based video system

To call someone with a standards-based video system or bridge, go to Call > Manual Dial in the top menu, or click Ctrl-D or Apple command-D to open the manual dialing screen.

Use any of the following formats to call:

  • IP##extension
  • extension@IP
  • Enter the IP address, and then enter the user’s or meeting’s extension when prompted.

 

Learn how to add contacts to your directory.

If you are not a member of a Lifesize Cloud group, learn how to call without a Cloud account.