Once Linphone is configured appropriately, making a call is straightforward. Depending on the type of call (see Section 12.1.2, “Determining the Connection Type” (↑Applications) for reference), the calling procedures differ slightly.
Start Linphone using the menu or a command line.
Enter the SIP address of the other party at the
username@hostname for direct local calls or like
userid@sipserver for proxied calls or calls using the
service of a SIP provider.
If using a SIP service provider or a proxy, select the appropriate proxy or provider fromand provide the authentication data requested by this proxy.
Clickand wait for the other party to pick up the phone.
Once you are done or wish to end the call, clickand leave Linphone.
If you need to tweak the sound parameters during a call, clickto show four tabs holding more options. The first one holds the options for and . Use the sliders to adjust both volumes to fit your needs.
Thetab can be used to enter DTMF codes for checking voice mail. To check your voice mail, enter the appropriate SIP address and use the keypad in the tab to enter the voice mail code. Finally, click as if you were making an ordinary call.