Topic: Changing Asterisk default voicemail Greetings message
Step by step guide to change the asterisk default voicemail greetings message to custom message, like setting your own personal message as voicemail greetings for busy and unavailable message tones.
Asterisk - Voicemail
Asterisk is a free and No:1 open source framework for building
communications applications and is sponsored by Sangoma.
The Asterisk voicemail module provides two key applications for dealing with voice mail.
This application allows the calling party to leave a message for the specified list of mailboxes. When multiple mailboxes are specified, the greeting will be taken from the first mailbox specified
The VoiceMailMain() application allows the owner of a voice mail box to retrieve their messages, as well as set mailbox options such as greetings and their PIN number.
Asterisk Custom Voicemail Greeting
Option 1- Personal Message Record
By default *97 dialplan will be created in asterisk based pbx like freepbx, elastix, issabel.
if the particular dialplan is missing add the below dialplan in your default context
exten => *97,1,VoicmailMain()
exten => *97,n,Hangup()
Option 2: Upload custom message
chown -R asterisk:asterisk busy.wavchown -R asterisk:asterisk unavail.wav
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