How to set up dialing with magicJack

To set up VanillaSoft dialing with magicJack.

Set up phone:

  1. Make sure you have a dial up modem in your computer.
  2. Have two phone cords coming from the modem.
  3. One cord goes out to the phone.
  4. One cord goes out to the back of the magic jack.

To set up VanillaSoft:

  1. Using Internet Explorer as your browser, login to your VanillaSoft account (If you are an admin make sure you go to the caller side).
  2. Go to Test Controls (refer to the “How to auto-dial” manual found on the right of the Profile page, and install everything that VanillaSoft asks you to install.
  3. Once that is done click on Tools for the internet Explorer browser and then on the security tab.
  4. Click on Trusted Sites and then on sites.  Add https://* Click on OK.
  5. Click on custom level and scroll down and enable “Initialize and script Active X controls not marked for safe scripting”.
  6. Still on custom level, scroll down and find "Display Mixed Content" - enable this.
  7. Click Apply and OK.
  8. Go to the contact page then back to the Profile page.
  9. Put a check in the TAPI box and then select your modem in the drop down list.
  10. Click Save, then log off of VanillaSoft and then log back in.
  11. Test a number by clicking on the number.  A "Dancing Phone" box should pop up on the screen prompting you to pick up your phone.


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