Custom Contexts

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Hi,
I just installed the Custom Contexts 0.3.3 module into my Elastix 1.3-2 system. I want to force a specific extension to use a specific trunk. I configured a context and in extensions, I can choose the context. When I save the changes to the extension, the value of the context disappears. I checked the extensions_additional.conf and the context appears to be there.
when I dial out though it isn't using that trunk.

Any suggestions


Thanks
 
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Hi there

What exactly DO you want to do?, why do you need a custom context for that?

If you give me full details, maybe there is another solution not related to custom contexts.

Waiting for your comments

David Medina
 
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I want to setup extensions to use a specific trunk.

ie.
we are running multiple companies in our office.

I have 4 iax2 trunks, inbound routes goto different IVRs.

I currently have users choosing the outbound route by either dialing 9+number, 8+number, 7+number.

I would like that the user just dial the 10 digit number and their extension chooses the outbound route.
I would like to do this from asterisk and not set a configuration in the settings on the phone.

Thanks
 
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Hi,
You need to set outbound routes for each trunk and then allow this route for specific context, but first set "ENTIRE Basic Internal Dialplan" and "outbound-allroutes" to "Deny".
When change context in extension options it is normal to stay blank after submiting, just make sure that is changed in above context field.
Also there is a version 0.3.4 of Custom Context
 

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