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Unified Communications - Automated Voicemail?

Posted on 2014-11-10
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Hi,

We've been asked whether we could provide an automated voicemail message for our users. The challenge we face is that our organisation requires us to set a new voicemail message every day stating the date.

Is it possible to  Exchange to set a standard voicemail for everyone and get it to insert the date and name of each user?

We run Exchange 2010 and Lync 2013 in our organisation

Cheers

Jack
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In short, without some kind of custom code to merge wav files together and then change the voicemail for each user, I really don't see a way for this to happen.
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by:Mai Ali (MVP)
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By default Voicemail is set the name of user who is unavailable.
http://www.itcom.itd.umich.edu/exchange/voicemail/guide-vmonly.php
The greeting message is according to your script that you run.
For changing Greeting message, you can check below link
http://www.it.northwestern.edu/collaborate/unified-messaging/um-change-voice-mail-greeting.html
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by:Steven Sheeley
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I'm sorry Mai, but Jack is asking for an Automated way to create a voicemail for every single user of their location, and to make it so that it includes the date in it, not how to use or create a voicemail greeting in the traditional way.
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by:Jack Lloyd
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Sorry about the delay fellas.

Cheers! You're input has been great on this

Thanks a lot

Jack
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