communication

Applies to: Skype for Business 2015

Represents the dashboard for communication capabilities.

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Name Description
rel The resource that this link points to. In JSON, this is the outer container.
href The location of this resource on the server, and the target of an HTTP operation.

Resource description

This resource exposes the modalities and settings available to the user, including the ability to join an onlineMeeting or create an ad-hoc onlineMeeting.Please note that this resource will be the sender for all events pertaining to conversations and modality invitations (messagingInvitation or phoneAudioInvitation).

Properties

Name Description
audioPreference The preferred mode for incoming audio, if any, supplied by the user.VoIP is the default mode.
conversationHistory Gets or sets the conversation history policy.
lisLocation Represents the endpoint location returned from the Location Information Service
lisQueryResult Whether the LIS query succeeded
phoneNumber The phone number of the device the user wishes to be reached on.The maximum length is 100 characters.
publishEndpointLocation Gets whether to set the user's endpoint location
supportedMessageFormats The message formats (MessageFormat) that are supported by this application.
supportedModalities The list of incoming modalities (ModalityType) of interest to the user.
videoBasedScreenSharing Gets whether UCWA supports Video Based Screen Sharing or not.

This resource can have the following relationships.

Link Description
self The link to the current resource.
conversationLogs Represents the user's past conversation logs (both peer-to-peer and conferences).
conversations Represents the user's ongoing conversations.
joinOnlineMeeting Joins an online meeting.
mediaPolicies Represents a resource that allows clients to fetch all media-related settings thatcannot be modeled as capability links or properties of individual resources. Mostof them are directly consumed by media stack manager on the client side.
mediaRelayAccessToken Represents a media relay token.
missedItems A collection of unread voicemails and conversations.
replayMessage Replay message. Client would use this resource to trigger a notificationfrom an application endpoint to current ucwa application instance
startAudioOnBehalfOfDelegator Represents an operation to start Audio call on behalf of the delegator. This token indicatesthe user has ability to start audio call on behalf of the delegator.
startAudio Represents an operation to start AudioVideo. This token indicatesthe user has ability to start only audio.
startAudioVideoOnBehalfOfDelegator Represents an operation to start AudioVideo call on behalf of the delegator. This token indicatesthe user has ability to start audiovideo call on behalf of the delegator.
startAudioVideo Represents an operation to start AudioVideo. This token indicatesthe user has ability to start audio, video, or audio and video.
startEmergencyCall Represents an operation to start E911 (emergency) call, provided enhancedemergency services are enabled for a registered user
startMessaging Starts a messagingInvitation that adds the messaging modality to a new conversation.
startOnlineMeeting Creates and joins an ad-hoc multiparty conversation.
startPhoneAudioOnBehalfOfDelegator Initiates a call-via-work on behalf of the delegator.
startPhoneAudio Initiates a call-via-work.
startVideo Represents an operation to start AudioVideo. This token indicatesthe user has ability to start only video.

Azure Active Directory scopes for online applications

The user must have at least one of these scopes for operations on the resource to be allowed. |Scope|Permission|Description| |:-----|:-----|:-----| |Conversations.Initiate|Initiate conversations and join meetings|Allows the app to initiate instant messages, audio, video, and desktop sharing conversations; and join meetings on-behalf of the signed-in user| |Conversations.Receive|Receive conversation invites|Allows the app to receive instant messages, audio, video, and desktop sharing invitations on-behalf of the signed-in user|

Events

Updated

|Resource|Priority|Sender|Reason| |:-----|:-----|:-----|:-----| |communication|Medium|communication|Indicates that the communication resource has been updated.

For example, this can occur after the application invokes makeMeAvailable.

| Sample of returned event data. This sample is given only as an illustration of event syntax. The semantic content is not guaranteed to correspond to a valid scenario. { "_links" : { "self" : { "href" : "http://sample:80/ucwa/v1/applications/appId/events?ack=1" }, "next" : { "href" : "http://sample:80/ucwa/v1/applications/appId/events?ack=2" } }, "sender" : [ { "rel" : "communication", "href" : "https://fe1.contoso.com:443/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication", "events" : [ { "link" : { "rel" : "communication", "href" : "https://fe1.contoso.com:443/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication" }, "type" : "updated" } ] } ] }

Operations

GET

Returns a representation of the dashboard for communication capabilities.

Request body

None

Response body

The response from a GET request contains the properties and links shown in the Properties and Links sections at the top of this page.

Synchronous errors

The errors below (if any) are specific to this resource. Generic errors that can apply to any resource are covered in Generic synchronous errors.

Error Code Subcode Description
ServiceFailure 500 InvalidExchangeServerVersion Invalid exchange server version.The exchange mailbox of the server might have moved to an unsupported version for the required feature.
Conflict 409 AlreadyExists The already exists error.
Conflict 409 TooManyGroups The too many groups error.
Conflict 409 None Un-supported Service/Resource/API error.
Gone 410 CannotRedirect Cannot redirect since there is no back up pool configured.

Examples

JSON Request

Get https://fe1.contoso.com:443/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication HTTP/1.1
Authorization: Bearer cwt=PHNhbWw6QXNzZXJ0aW9uIHhtbG5...uZm8
Host: fe1.contoso.com
Accept: application/json
if-none-match: 2f2c6e07-f7fd-478f-928b-b142a00207a1

JSON Response

This sample is given only as an illustration of response syntax. The semantic content is not guaranteed to correspond to a valid scenario.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Etag: c5287429-be70-4b54-a4d6-139dd04d7cad
Content-Type: application/json
Content-Length: 1957
{
  "simultaneousRingNumberMatch" : "Disabled",
  "videoBasedScreenSharing" : "Disabled",
  "rel" : "communication",
  "audioPreference" : "PhoneAudio",
  "conversationHistory" : "Disabled",
  "lisLocation" : "samplevalue",
  "lisQueryResult" : "Succeeded",
  "phoneNumber" : "tel:+14255552222",
  "publishEndpointLocation" : false,
  "supportedMessageFormats" : [
    "Plain",
    "Html"
  ],
  "supportedModalities" : [
    "PhoneAudio",
    "Messaging"
  ],
  "_links" : {
    "self" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication"
    },
    "conversationLogs" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/conversationLogs"
    },
    "conversations" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/conversations"
    },
    "joinOnlineMeeting" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/joinOnlineMeeting"
    },
    "mediaPolicies" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/mediaPolicies"
    },
    "mediaRelayAccessToken" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/mediaRelayAccessToken"
    },
    "missedItems" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/missedItems"
    },
    "replayMessage" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/replayMessage"
    },
    "startAudioOnBehalfOfDelegator" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startAudioOnBehalfOfDelegator"
    },
    "startAudio" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startAudio"
    },
    "startAudioVideoOnBehalfOfDelegator" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startAudioVideoOnBehalfOfDelegator"
    },
    "startAudioVideo" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startAudioVideo"
    },
    "startEmergencyCall" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startEmergencyCall"
    },
    "startMessaging" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startMessaging"
    },
    "startOnlineMeeting" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startOnlineMeeting"
    },
    "startPhoneAudioOnBehalfOfDelegator" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startPhoneAudioOnBehalfOfDelegator"
    },
    "startPhoneAudio" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startPhoneAudio"
    },
    "startVideo" : {
      "href" : "/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startVideo"
    }
  }
}

XML Request

Get https://fe1.contoso.com:443/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication HTTP/1.1
Authorization: Bearer cwt=PHNhbWw6QXNzZXJ0aW9uIHhtbG5...uZm8
Host: fe1.contoso.com
Accept: application/xml
if-none-match: 937fdce3-1213-4108-83b7-ef45c5cc7dfc

XML Response

This sample is given only as an illustration of response syntax. The semantic content is not guaranteed to correspond to a valid scenario.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK
Etag: 27b368e0-c047-40d8-b543-48080527b31e
Content-Type: application/xml
Content-Length: 2516
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="utf-8"?>
<resource rel="communication" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication" xmlns="http://schemas.microsoft.com/rtc/2012/03/ucwa">
  <link rel="conversationLogs" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/conversationLogs" />
  <link rel="conversations" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/conversations" />
  <link rel="joinOnlineMeeting" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/joinOnlineMeeting" />
  <link rel="mediaPolicies" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/mediaPolicies" />
  <link rel="mediaRelayAccessToken" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/mediaRelayAccessToken" />
  <link rel="missedItems" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/missedItems" />
  <link rel="replayMessage" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/replayMessage" />
  <link rel="startAudioOnBehalfOfDelegator" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startAudioOnBehalfOfDelegator" />
  <link rel="startAudio" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startAudio" />
  <link rel="startAudioVideoOnBehalfOfDelegator" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startAudioVideoOnBehalfOfDelegator" />
  <link rel="startAudioVideo" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startAudioVideo" />
  <link rel="startEmergencyCall" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startEmergencyCall" />
  <link rel="startMessaging" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startMessaging" />
  <link rel="startOnlineMeeting" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startOnlineMeeting" />
  <link rel="startPhoneAudioOnBehalfOfDelegator" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startPhoneAudioOnBehalfOfDelegator" />
  <link rel="startPhoneAudio" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startPhoneAudio" />
  <link rel="startVideo" href="/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication/startVideo" />
  <property name="simultaneousRingNumberMatch">Disabled</property>
  <property name="videoBasedScreenSharing">Disabled</property>
  <property name="rel">communication</property>
  <property name="audioPreference">PhoneAudio</property>
  <property name="conversationHistory">Disabled</property>
  <property name="lisLocation">samplevalue</property>
  <property name="lisQueryResult">Succeeded</property>
  <property name="phoneNumber">tel:+14255552222</property>
  <property name="publishEndpointLocation">False</property>
  <propertyList name="supportedMessageFormats">
    <item>Plain</item>
    <item>Html</item>
  </propertyList>
  <propertyList name="supportedModalities">
    <item>PhoneAudio</item>
    <item>Messaging</item>
  </propertyList>
</resource>

PUT

Modifies the dashboard for communication capabilities.

Request body

Name Description Required?
audioPreference The preferred mode for incoming audio, if any, supplied by the user.VoIP is the default mode. (AudioPreference)PhoneAudio, or VoipAudio No
conversationHistory Gets or sets the conversation history policy.(GenericPolicy)None, Disabled, or Enabled No
lisLocation Represents the endpoint location returned from the Location Information ServiceString No
lisQueryResult Whether the LIS query succeededNullable (LisQueryResultEnum)Succeeded, or Failed No
phoneNumber The phone number of the device the user wishes to be reached on.The maximum length is 100 characters. String No
publishEndpointLocation Gets whether to set the user's endpoint location No
supportedMessageFormats The message formats (MessageFormat) that are supported by this application.Array of (MessageFormat)Plain, or Html No
supportedModalities The list of incoming modalities (ModalityType) of interest to the user.Array of (ModalityType)Audio, Video, PhoneAudio, ApplicationSharing, Messaging, DataCollaboration, or PanoramicVideo No
videoBasedScreenSharing Gets whether UCWA supports Video Based Screen Sharing or not.(GenericPolicy)None, Disabled, or Enabled No

Response body

None

Synchronous errors

The errors below (if any) are specific to this resource. Generic errors that can apply to any resource are covered in Generic synchronous errors.

Error Code Subcode Description
ServiceFailure 500 InvalidExchangeServerVersion Invalid exchange server version.The exchange mailbox of the server might have moved to an unsupported version for the required feature.
Gone 410 CannotRedirect Cannot redirect since there is no back up pool configured.

Examples

JSON Request

Put https://fe1.contoso.com:443/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication HTTP/1.1
Authorization: Bearer cwt=PHNhbWw6QXNzZXJ0aW9uIHhtbG5...uZm8
Host: fe1.contoso.com
Content-Type: application/json
if-match: 3cfa5796-5973-48da-9133-1745e9d4cd66
Content-Length: 379
{
  &quot;simultaneousRingNumberMatch&quot; : &quot;Disabled&quot;,
  &quot;videoBasedScreenSharing&quot; : &quot;Disabled&quot;,
  &quot;rel&quot; : &quot;communication&quot;,
  &quot;audioPreference&quot; : &quot;PhoneAudio&quot;,
  &quot;conversationHistory&quot; : &quot;Disabled&quot;,
  &quot;lisLocation&quot; : &quot;samplevalue&quot;,
  &quot;lisQueryResult&quot; : &quot;Succeeded&quot;,
  &quot;phoneNumber&quot; : &quot;tel : +14255552222&quot;,
  &quot;publishEndpointLocation&quot; : false,
  &quot;supportedMessageFormats&quot; : [
    &quot;Plain&quot;,
    &quot;Html&quot;
  ],
  &quot;supportedModalities&quot; : [
    &quot;PhoneAudio&quot;,
    &quot;Messaging&quot;
  ]
}

JSON Response

This sample is given only as an illustration of response syntax. The semantic content is not guaranteed to correspond to a valid scenario.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK

XML Request

Put https://fe1.contoso.com:443/ucwa/v1/applications/192/communication HTTP/1.1
Authorization: Bearer cwt=PHNhbWw6QXNzZXJ0aW9uIHhtbG5...uZm8
Host: fe1.contoso.com
Content-Type: application/xml
if-match: be7d5ece-e3b9-41e0-b157-d488c977c7d5
Content-Length: 804
&lt;?xml version=&quot;1.0&quot; encoding=&quot;utf-8&quot;?&gt;
&lt;resource xmlns=&quot;http://schemas.microsoft.com/rtc/2012/03/ucwa&quot;&gt;
  &lt;property name=&quot;simultaneousRingNumberMatch&quot;&gt;Disabled&lt;/property&gt;
  &lt;property name=&quot;videoBasedScreenSharing&quot;&gt;Disabled&lt;/property&gt;
  &lt;property name=&quot;rel&quot;&gt;communication&lt;/property&gt;
  &lt;property name=&quot;audioPreference&quot;&gt;PhoneAudio&lt;/property&gt;
  &lt;property name=&quot;conversationHistory&quot;&gt;Disabled&lt;/property&gt;
  &lt;property name=&quot;lisLocation&quot;&gt;samplevalue&lt;/property&gt;
  &lt;property name=&quot;lisQueryResult&quot;&gt;Succeeded&lt;/property&gt;
  &lt;property name=&quot;phoneNumber&quot;&gt;tel:+14255552222&lt;/property&gt;
  &lt;property name=&quot;publishEndpointLocation&quot;&gt;False&lt;/property&gt;
  &lt;propertyList name=&quot;supportedMessageFormats&quot;&gt;
    &lt;item&gt;Plain&lt;/item&gt;
    &lt;item&gt;Html&lt;/item&gt;
  &lt;/propertyList&gt;
  &lt;propertyList name=&quot;supportedModalities&quot;&gt;
    &lt;item&gt;PhoneAudio&lt;/item&gt;
    &lt;item&gt;Messaging&lt;/item&gt;
  &lt;/propertyList&gt;
&lt;/resource&gt;

XML Response

This sample is given only as an illustration of response syntax. The semantic content is not guaranteed to correspond to a valid scenario.

HTTP/1.1 200 OK