CAN NOT SIP A SKYPE PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION??!!

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CAN NOT SIP A SKYPE PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION??!!

This is the 21st century!

 

WHY does this have to be so DIFFICULT?

 

Why is there no method to SIP a PREMIUM subscription??!!??!!

 

jimbotexas
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The problem that I configured a PREMIUM account and a PHONE NUMBER that I have distributed far and wide!

 

Skype DOES NOT make it clear that ONLY Skype phones will be able to use that subscription! I already have a Pansonic KX-TGP550 with 4 handsets. I'm NOT about to go spend money on a SEPARATE Skype phone.

 

Furthermore, there is no E911 and apparently it is IMPOSSIBLE (though I know for a FACT that it IS possible) to take my EXISTING PREMIUM NUMBER to a Skype Connect configuration and create a SIP Profile! That is LAME and STUPID!!! All THAT does is tick off customers and make them leave!!!

 

Fine. I can do that. I'm finding Skype is an incredibly poor and underpowered solution. That's a good reason to jump ship and look for something better!

 

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jimbotexas
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Re: CAN NOT SIP A SKYPE PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION??!!

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Re: CAN NOT SIP A SKYPE PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION??!!

Please have a look at "Skype Connect" our Skype for SIP/PBX product that allows to purchase and allocated subscriptions:

http://www.skype.com/en/features/skype-connect/


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Re: CAN NOT SIP A SKYPE PREMIUM SUBSCRIPTION??!!

The problem that I configured a PREMIUM account and a PHONE NUMBER that I have distributed far and wide!

 

Skype DOES NOT make it clear that ONLY Skype phones will be able to use that subscription! I already have a Pansonic KX-TGP550 with 4 handsets. I'm NOT about to go spend money on a SEPARATE Skype phone.

 

Furthermore, there is no E911 and apparently it is IMPOSSIBLE (though I know for a FACT that it IS possible) to take my EXISTING PREMIUM NUMBER to a Skype Connect configuration and create a SIP Profile! That is LAME and STUPID!!! All THAT does is tick off customers and make them leave!!!

 

Fine. I can do that. I'm finding Skype is an incredibly poor and underpowered solution. That's a good reason to jump ship and look for something better!

 

jimbotexas
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