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    Options for Working Remotely


    Way to Work Remotely with Press8

    1. Bring your desk phone home. You will need a power supply. 

    2. Install Bria - VoIP Softphone on your PC or iPad and use a headset with a microphone.

    3. Install Bria - VoIP Softphone or Bria Mobile on your Smartphone. 

    Using Your Desk Phone at Home

    The most straightforward option, if appropriate, would be to just take your desk phone home and connect it to your high-speed internet connection. You will need a power supply designed for your phone should you not have one at the office.


    You can find instructions on how to set up your office phone at home in these articles:

    >> How to Connect a VoIP Phone to a Router Using an Ethernet Cable 

    >>How to Use Your Polycom VVX Phone on a Wi-Fi Network

    >>How to Use Your Yealink Phone on a Wi-Fi Network


    Using Your Smartphone or Computer

    If you are using your Smartphone or your computer instead of your desk phone, follow the instructions for each device below. 


    Mobile Telephone Setup Options for Press8 Users
    Platform Application Uses Company Caller ID Cost Manage Voice Mail Installation Article Press8 Support Required?
    Windows, MAC, iOS, Android Bria - VoIP Softphone (install on up to three  devices) yes $2.95/mo yes https://support.press8.com/hc/en-us/articles/204530620-How-do-I-setup-Bria-Solo-Softphone-for-my-computer-or-smartphone- for account credentials
    Android - Google Play Bria Mobile (Only installs on cell phone) yes $1/mo yes https://support.press8.com/hc/en-us/articles/115005023134-How-to-setup-Bria-Mobile-for-iPhone-iPad-iOS-and-Android for account credentials



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