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DPH-50U
USB Phone Adapter for SKYPE
Quick User Guide
Version 1.0

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  • Page 1 DPH-50U USB Phone Adapter for SKYPE Quick User Guide Version 1.0...
  • Page 2: Table Of Contents

    TABLE OF CONTENTS 1. INTRODUCTION ...3 2. PACKAGE CONTENTS ...4 3. REQUIREMENTS...5 4. DPH-50U INSTALLATION ...6 5. ENABLING DPH-50U ...15 6. DPH-50U STATES ...17 6.1 DPH-50U LED ...17 6.2 T DPH-50U ...18 ESTING 7. MAKING AND RECEIVING CALLS...21 7.1 S...
  • Page 3: Introduction

    1. Introduction The DPH-50U USB Phone Adapter for SKYPE is an exciting new device that let’s you make and receive Skype™ calls using your standard telephone handset. After you follow the simple installation you will be able to do the following: •...
  • Page 4: Package Contents

    2. Package Contents The DPH-50U package includes the following (note that your particular hardware and cables may look slightly different than shown below). 1. DPH-50U 2. USB Cable 3. Telephone Cable 4. CD-ROM...
  • Page 5: Requirements

    3. Requirements In order to install the DPH-50U USB Phone Adapter for SKYPE you will need the following: 1. DPH-50U USB Phone Adapter for SKYPE 2. USB cable 3. RJ11 cable 4. Telephone (regular telephone, cordless phone, DECT phone, …) 5.
  • Page 6: Dph-50U Installation

    • Verify the installation is OK (step 3 below) • Connect a telephone handset to the DPH-50U (step 4 below) • Connect the DPH-50U to the wall jack (step 5 below). Note that this is optional and only required for the forwarding and conferencing features.
  • Page 7 You will see the following popup. Press Yes to proceed or No to cancel. You will see the End User License Agreement. Click the “I have read …” checkbox and press the I Agree button as shown below. You will see the following progress bar below indicating that the installation is proceeding.
  • Page 8 Connect the USB cable to the D-Link USB Phone Adapter for SKYPE USB port as shown below: The other end of the USB cable must be connected to a USB port on your computer as shown below, Connect NB Connect PC or to an AC Powered USB hub.
  • Page 9 Select Install the software automatically (Recommended) and press the Next button. The installation will continue and you will see the following screen.
  • Page 10 When you see the following screen, press the Finish button. Then you will see the following Windows New Hardware Found Wizard screen. Select Install the software automatically (Recommended) and press the Next button.
  • Page 11 The installation will continue and you will see the following screen. When you see the following screen, press the Continue Anyway button. When you will see the following screen, select the option, “allow this program to use Skype” and press the OK button.
  • Page 12 The telephone icon indicates that the DPH-50U software is installed and running and that you can start making calls via DPH-50U and the DPH-50U USB Phone Adapter for SKYPE. You will see a new program group named D-Link USB Phone Adapter for...
  • Page 13 STEP 5: Connect a telephone cable between the DPH-50U line jack and a wall jack as shown below. Note that this is only required for making regular phone calls or for forwarding Skype calls to your mobile (or other off-site) phone or for toll bypass applications.
  • Page 15: Enabling Dph-50U

    If the DPH-50U Agent is not running (i.e. no green telephone in the system tray), make sure the DPH-50U USB Phone Adapter for SKYPE is connected to the PC and start the DPH-50U as shown below (Start -> All Programs -> D-Link VoIP USB Phone Adapter -> D-Link):...
  • Page 16 You may see the following screen, select the option, “allow this program to use Skype” and press the OK button. You should now see the DPH-50U in the Windows System Tray as shown below. You are now ready to use the DPH-50U USB Phone Adapter for SKYPE.
  • Page 17: Dph-50U States

    If the DPH-50U is running and the DPH-50U USB Phone Adapter for SKYPE is removed or Skype is not running, then the telephone will be red as shown below.
  • Page 18: Testing Dph-50U

    If you send “callme” in a chat with echo123, the echo123 service will call you and let you leave a message which will be played back to you. This will help you verify that the DPH-50U USB Phone Adapter for SKYPE, D-Link driver and the telephone are all connected and installed properly.
  • Page 19 Within 10-20 seconds, you should see the following screen, and the telephone connected to the DPH-50U USB Phone Adapter for SKYPE should ring. Pick up the handset and follow the instructions. The Echo Test Service will ask you to leave a message which will be played back immediately. This will help you verify that the DPH-50U USB Phone Adapter for SKYPE, DPH-50U driver and the telephone handset are all connected and installed properly.
  • Page 20 When the test concludes you can press OK on the following screen. and then press Finish on the following screen.
  • Page 21: Making And Receiving Calls

    If you have SkypeOut™, you can use the DPH-50U connected handset to make SkypeOut™ calls by picking up the handset, pressing ##, to indicate to the DPH-50U that this is not a standard call but a Skype call, dialing as per the SkypeOut™ recommended dialing sequence, 00 + country code + telephone number (e.g.
  • Page 22 Step 1: Right click on the desired contact as shown below and select Assign Speed-Dial: Step 2: Enter the desired speed dial number (e.g. 22) as shown below and press the OK button.
  • Page 23 Step 3: You will now see an indication that the Skype™ contact has a speed dial associated with them as shown below.
  • Page 24: Switching Between V Oip And Regular Calls

    While on a regular phone call you may receive a Skype™ call or while on a Skype™ call you may receive a regular call. The DPH-50U will indicate an incoming call with an audible tone and you can switch between the two and back and forth by pressing #1.
  • Page 25 Press the Call Forwarding tab to see the Call Forwarding parameters as shown below. In order to forward incoming Skype™ calls to a telephone number such as your mobile phone, change the VOIP to Phone Line settings as follows: Check the Enable Call Forward checkbox as shown below...
  • Page 26 Select the number of rings before the forwarding takes place as shown below. Then select the telephone that should be dialed on the telephone line and press the Apply and/or Exit button as shown below. Enter the telephone exactly as you would dial it if you were to pick up a telephone directly connected to the phone line.
  • Page 27 If you are on a PBX, you may need to press a digit to get an outside line (i.e. 9). In this case you would enter 9,,,16175551212. In order to forward incoming regular calls to a VoIP call, such as through SkypeOut™...
  • Page 28: Toll Bypass

    There are two common scenarios for this. You can call in from your mobile phone to the computer that the DPH-50U is connected to and make a low cost SkypeOut international call. This is useful if you are in the same geographical location as DPH-50U and want to make international calls.
  • Page 29 You will see the DPH-50U configuration screen as shown below. Press the Call Forwarding tab to see the Call Forwarding parameters as shown below.
  • Page 30 In order to enable toll bypass of incoming PSTN calls, change the Phone Line to VOIP settings as follows: Check the Enable Toll Bypass checkbox as shown below Select the number of rings before the forwarding takes place as shown below.
  • Page 31 In order perform toll bypass on an incoming Skype call, enable Toll Bypass in the VoIP to Phone Line section. When you Skype into the DPH-50U, you will hear a beep. Enter the pin code followed by the * button and then enter the...
  • Page 32: Skype Voicemail

    7.6 Skype Voicemail With DPH-50U active, the attached telephone handset can be used to check for, and listen to your Skype voicemail. When you have a new Skype voicemail that you have not listened to, you will hear an intermittent beep in the VoIP dial tone.
  • Page 33: Recorder

    7.7 Recorder With DPH-50U active, the attached telephone handset can be used to check for, and listen to your Skype voicemail. The call recorder is accessed and configured through the DPH-50U Utility Call Recorder tab as shown below. You can change the default location where the recordings will be stored by pressing the button (with three dots) immediately to the right of the location field.
  • Page 34 Record Next Call – only the next call will be recorded Record All Calls – all calls will be recorded Record pass-through calls – forwarded calls are recorded THE DPH-50U STORES FILES TO YOUR HARD DISK DRIVE. D-Link IS NOT RESPONSIBLE FOR ANY TECHNICAL OR LEGAL ISSUES THAT MAY ARISE FROM USING THE RECORDING FUNCTION.
  • Page 35: Changing The Default Settings

    Skype™ call and a regular call (call waiting) and conference calling, by running the DPH-50U configuration. Right click on the DPH-50U and select Configure as shown below. You will see the configuration tab as shown below.
  • Page 36: Disabling Dph-50U

    8. Disabling DPH-50U In order to disable DPH-50U, right click on the DPH-50U in the system tray and select Quit as shown below. You can now disconnect the DPH-50U from the PC.
  • Page 37: Uninstall

    9. Uninstall In order to uninstall the DPH-50U, click on the uninstall utility in the DPH-50U program group accessed from the Start button -> All Programs -> DPH-50U. You will see the uninstall indicator as follows. When the uninstall indicator disappears, the un-installation is complete.
  • Page 38: Installing A New Version

    10. Installing a New Version When you install a new version of DPH-50U software, at the end you will see a slightly different Skype warning message as shown below. Select “Allow this program to use Skype” and press OK as shown below:...
  • Page 39: Troubleshooting

    DPH-50U program group. It contains a list of known issues for the current DP-50U driver version. To find out the driver version, right click on the DPH-50U (blue icon in the system tray) and select About. You will see the DPH-50U Utility About screen below.
  • Page 40 There are several reasons why DPH-50U may not function. • DPH-50U may not work properly with some 4 wire (multiline) phones • Make sure the DPH-50U is connected to the PC and DPH-50U software is running (green phone in the Windows System Tray).
  • Page 41 • Make sure that a telephone cable is plugged into the DPH-50U line jack and to the wall phone plug • Try to dial the telephone number as you have entered in the DPH-50U Call Forwarding dialog box • If you are on a PBX, make sure you have entered enough commas...