Set a business location

You can specify the location of a business on a Unified Messaging (UM) auto attendant so that the location will be played for callers. By default, no business location is entered.

For additional management tasks related to UM auto attendants, see UM auto attendant procedures.

What do you need to know before you begin?

  • Estimated time to complete: Less than 1 minute.

  • You need to be assigned permissions before you can perform this procedure or procedures. To see what permissions you need, see the "UM auto attendants" entry in the Unified Messaging Permissions topic.

  • Before you perform these procedures, confirm that a UM dial plan has been created. For detailed steps, see Create a UM dial plan.

  • Before you perform these procedures, confirm that a UM auto attendant has been created. For detailed steps, see Create a UM auto attendant.

  • For information about keyboard shortcuts that may apply to the procedures in this topic, see Keyboard shortcuts in the Exchange admin center.

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What do you want to do?

Use the EAC to configure a business location

  1. In the EAC, navigate to Unified Messaging > UM dial plans. In the list view, select the UM dial plan you want to change, and then click EditEdit icon.

  2. On the UM Dial Plan page, under UM Auto Attendants, select the UM auto attendant for which you want to set the business location, and then click EditEdit icon.

  3. On the UM Auto Attendant page > General, under Business location, type the location of the business.

  4. Click Save.

Use the Shell to configure a business location

This example sets the business location on a UM auto attendant named MyUMAutoAttendant.

Set-UMAutoAttendant -Identity MyUMAutoAttendant -BusinessLocation 'Redmond'