Deployment process for the Announcement application in Lync Server 2013


Topic Last Modified: 2012-09-12

This section provides an overview of the steps involved in deploying the Announcement application. You must deploy Enterprise Voice before you configure announcements. The components required by the Announcement application are installed and enabled when you deploy Enterprise Voice.

Announcement Deployment Process

Phase Steps Roles Deployment documentation

Configure Announcement settings

  • Create the announcement by recording and uploading audio files or by using text-to-speech (TTS).

  • Configure the unassigned number ranges in the unassigned number table and associate them with the appropriate announcement.






Create an announcement in Lync Server 2013

Configure the unassigned number table in Lync Server 2013

Verify your Announcement deployment

Test by listening to announcements to verify that your configuration works as expected.


(Optional) Verify Announcement deployment in Lync Server 2013