How to configure message when no agents available

Note Corporate license or higher.


In this scenario we are going to explain how to setup the UCC to play a message and disconnect when no agents are available.


  1. Make new Endpoint in PowerShell, Learn More

  2. Go to IVRInteractive Voice Response (IVR) is a telephone application to take orders via telephone keypad or voice through a computer. By choosing menu options the caller receives information, without the intervention of a human operator, or will be forwarded to the appropriate Agent. and add new IVRQuestionItem, as shown below:

  3. In SharePoint go to UCC Config and add new ModalityEndpoint as shown below:

    Note Note that the UCC needs to be restarted before this endpoint will be live.

  4. Add new Forward skill as shown below:

  5. Add Availability Skills and point it to the Forward skill from step 3, as shown below:

  6. Go to Agent Skills and add the new skills from the previous to your agents.


Now when customer call and there is no Agents available he will get the message from Question disconnect answer and will disconnect the call.