WebChat User Guide
Note Only available for Skype for BusinessSkype for Business is an enterprise software from Microsoft and provides users with instant messaging, online meetings, availabillity information, and audio and video calling. It requires a Skype for Business Server. The Anywhere365 application server is added to the Skype for Business Typology as Trusted Application Server. users.
This is the main page for what we call “the presence page”. It is nothing more than a simple HTML page to show the WebChat Plus button. Which of course is fully customizable with a simple css sheet.
Initiate a chat
When a customer chooses to use the WebChat Plus, and clicks anywhere in the button, a new screen pops-up and the WebChat automatically asks the name of the customer.
As soon as the customers enters his or hers name, the UCCUCC stands for Unified Contact Center and consists of a queue that can be handled by Agents. Each UCC has its own settings, interactive voice response questions and Agents with specific skills. Agents can be member of, or sign up to, one or more UCCs. will immediately starts to hunt for an available agent.
Tip The Customer can use his or her Speech to Text by using their phone's keyboard (Available on both Android and IOS)
The Agent will receive an incoming Skype for Business or Microsoft Teams instant message with the question for the agent if he wants to accept this incoming chat.
When the agent accepts the chat, by simply pressing a button (or typing, yes or ok), the chat session will be started. From this point on, the customer is able to setup an audio call, video call, presenting/screen sharing and initiate a call me back scenario. To do this, the customer has to use one of the following buttons.
During a chat session the Agent can enable buttons for the Customer.
Note Make sure the features are properly configured.
__webchat:1 :Activate Call Button
__webchat:2 :Activate Video Button
__webchat:5: Activate CoBrowsing Button
When the customer initiates an audio call, the agents needs to accept it and the screen will expand. From this point the customer and the agent are connected and can use audio.
The video call functions works similar to the audio call function. When a customer chooses to add video to the call, the client just clicks on the camera icon and the agent accepts the invitation. Than a video conference is set up.
Call Me Back (optional)
With the CallMe extension it’s possible for the customer to leave his number (or SIPThe Session Initiation Protocol (SIP) is a protocol to make multimedia communication (audio, video and other data communication) possible and it is also used for Voice over IP (VoIP). SIP has similarities with other Internet protocols such as HTTP and SMTP. address). When the customers chooses this option, the UCC will call the customer and connects him to an available agent.
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