To successfully use some of the features on Cisco Cius, users must receive information from you or from your network team or be able to contact you for assistance. Make sure to provide end users with the names of people to contact for assistance and with instructions for contacting those people.
Cisco Cius includes an integrated reporting tool, Cius Problem
Report Tool, to provide support for device-related issues. To access the tool,
Settings > About
Cius > Cisco Problem Report Tool.
Cisco Cius users can
issue a notification on device by accessing the Problem Report Tool and
providing the following information:
Select date that problem was observed
Select time that problem was observed
Customer support contact information (provided by administrator)
Create email report
Customer support email address is device administrator email address.
Evaluate if the issue is a device issue or a problem with the application. If it is application related issue, contact application support center directly.
Applications downloaded through Cisco AppHQ account include support information in the application description.
Giving Users Access to the User Options Web Pages
Before a user can access the
User Options web pages, you must use Cisco Unified
Communications Manager Administration to add the user to a standard Cisco
Unified Communications Manager end user group: choose
User Management > User
Group. For additional information, refer to:
How Users Subscribe to Services and Configure Cisco Cius Features
End users can perform a variety of activities by using the
Cisco Unified Communications Manager User Options web pages. These activities
include subscribing to services and downloading applications. Keep in mind that
configuring settings on Cisco Cius by using a website might be new for your end
users. You must provide as much information as possible to ensure that they can
successfully access and use the User Options web pages.
Make sure to provide end users with the following information
about the User Options web pages:
The URL required to access the application. This URL is:
server_name is the host on which the web server is
A user ID and default password are needed to access the application.
These settings correspond to the values you entered when you added
the user to
Cisco Unified Communications Manager (see
Configuring Reset Options/Load Upgrades).
A brief description of what a web-based, graphical user interface
application is, and how to access it with a web browser.
An overview of the tasks that users can accomplish by using the web
How Users Access a Voice Messaging System
Cisco Unified Communications Manager lets you integrate with many different voice messaging systems, including the Cisco Unity voice messaging system. Because you can integrate with a variety of systems, you must provide users with information about how to use your specific system.
Provide this information to each user:
How to access the voice messaging system account.
Make sure that you have used Cisco Unified Communications Manager to configure the Primary and Backup Voice Mail Server.
Initial password for accessing the voice messaging system.
Make sure that you have configured a default voice messaging system password for all users.
How Cisco Cius indicates that voice messages are waiting.
Make sure that you have used Cisco Unified Communications Manager to set up a message waiting indicator (MWI) method.