X-Lite Version 5 Free Download & Setup Guide

The X-Lite softphone allows you to access your Fastmetrics office phone via software. You can make calls from any computer using the X-Lite software, just as if you were using your office phone and number.

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One of the main benefits of X-Lite is you can use this softphone from anywhere. X-Lite also supports video conferencing, all you need is a webcam to access this feature.

Free X-Lite Version 5 Softphone Download

Before setting it up, download the X-Lite Softphone. Now you can follow the instructions below to get your softphone up and running.

For your username and password please have your authorized administrator contact the Fastmetrics Support Team or e-mail: support@fastmetrics.com

To configure your X-Lite 5 Softphone, open SIP Account Settings. Choose Account Settings from the Softphone menu. This control is circled in red at the top left corner of the diagram.

select account settings

Account Settings:

  • Account Name: this name will be displayed locally on your X-Lite softphone for this particular account.
  • Protocol: leave as SIP.
  • Display name: this will be displayed to the person you are speaking with.
  • Domain Proxy: for this section check Register with domain and receive calls. Then select Proxy and enter nms.vofm.us.
  • Dial plan: leave the default settings.

entered the required information then go to the voicemail tab

Voicemail Settings.
Leave the default settings shown here.

enter the information and go to Topology

Topology Properties.
From the Firewall traversal method section, select None (use local IP address). Leave the default settings shown here.

select none and click OK

Transport Settings.
Leave the default settings shown here.

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Advanced Settings.
Leave the default settings shown here. Now select OK to save your changes.

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Your X-Lite softphone is now setup for your Mac or Windows based computer or laptop.