This guide has been written to describe how users can install Cisco Jabber on a Staff University Windows PC/Laptop.
Cisco Jabber is a unified communications application for university and personal Windows and macOS devices. Use of Cisco Jabber will allow staff to send and receive phone calls, conduct IM chats to other Jabber users, and search the UoD staff directory.
Cisco Jabber does not require the use of a VPN connection, it will automatically connect to the University network and replicate the usage of a desk phone, this also includes hunt group and pickup group functionality.
Jabber is best used for users who often work away from their desk or home working.
Installing Jabber onto your Windows Device
1. Open Company Portal from the Windows Search bar or Start Menu
2. Search for Cisco Jabber and press the Install button. You'll be notified when the installation is complete.