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How do I call a phone number from a video conference unit?

The University video conference system can be used to call standard telephone numbers; both internal to Deakin and external.

These steps are similiar for each type of video conference controller - Cisco Touch 8 and 10 or AMX Touch Panel.

Cisco Touch AMX Touch Panel
cisco 8 and 10                 


  1. Select Dial (or Call).
  2. If required, change the input type from a keyboard view to the number pad view.
  3. Enter the phone number. You can dial local, STD and mobile numbers:
    • When calling an external number, enter a 0 before the phone number.
    • Interstate numbers will need the area code.
    • Deakin internal numbers can be called via their extention.
  4. Press Call.

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