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Integration Consideration (ex. Outlook)

Jitsi > is able to pull directory information from LDAP sources, Mozilla Thunderbird, OS X's Address Book, and Google accounts.

To configure LDAP to query the UT Directory directly:

  1. From the Jitsi menu, choose Preferences > Advanced > Contact Sources.

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  1. From the drop-down menu

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  1. , choose LDAP

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  1. Configuration.
  2. Click the + button and, in the General tab, enter the following:
    • Server Name: UT Directory
    • Hostname: directory.utexas.edu
    • Search

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    • Base: dc=directory,dc=utexas,dc=edu
  1. Switch to the Fields tab and enter the following:
    • Work Phone Field(s):

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    • telephoneNumber
    • Home Phone Field(s):

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    • homePhone
  1. Click Save

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Drop-down menu > Thunderbird

Drop-down menu > Address Book

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To allow the soft client to query OS X's built-in Contacts application:

  1. From the Jitsi menu, choose Preferences > Advanced > Contact Sources.
  2. From the drop-down menu, choose Address Book.
  3. Check the box to Enable Mac OS X Address Book search

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Drop-down menu > Google Contacts

It appears that this soft client will only integrate with OS X's built-in Contacts application, and not with Microsoft Outlook.

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To allow the soft client to query Mozilla Thunderbird's contacts:

  1. From the Bria 3 Jitsi menu, choose Preferences > Advanced > Directory Contact Sources.
  2. Choose LDAP from From the Directory Type drop-down menu.
  3. In the Server Settings tab, enter the following:
    • Server: directory.utexas.edu
    • Authentication Method: Anonymous
    • User Name (dn=): dc=directory,dc=utexas,dc=edu
  4. In the Search Options tab, click the Search on Demand radio button, then enter the following:
    • Search Timeout: 60
    • Max Results: 250
  5. In the Attribute Mapping tab, replace the text in the Work number field with the string telephoneNumber, choose Thunderbird.
  6. Enter the required information.

To allow the soft client to query OS Xa Google account's built-in Contacts applicationcontacts:

  1. From the Bria 3 Jitsi menu, choose Preferences > Advanced > Accounts Contact Sources.
  2. Check the box to enable the MAC Address Book.

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  1. From the drop-down menu, choose Google Contacts.
  2. Enter the required information.

A list of saved contacts may also be built manually within the program.

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