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ecotel Phone for Linux
ecotel Phone for Linux
by RingCentral Labs

A ecotel desktop client for Linux (Community)

ecotel Phone for Linux

A ecotel desktop client for Linux, built with ecotel Embeddable.

Key features

  1. Voice: make call with webRTC
  2. Messages: Support to read messages, send SMS
  3. Call History: read recent call history

ecotel Labs

ecotel Labs is a program that lets ecotel engineers, platform product managers and other employees share ecotel apps they've created with the customer community. ecotel Labs apps are free to use, but are not official products, and should be considered community projects - these apps are not officially tested or documented. For help on any ecotel Labs app please consult each project's GitHub Issues message boards - ecotel support is not available for these applications.


Linux (Tested in Ubuntu)


1. Go to https://github.com/ringcentral/ringcentral-embeddable-electron-app/releases  to download package

2. Click or use command line (dpkg) to install

3. Find the app in your app list

App Scope and Permissions

When authorized, this app will be granted the following permissions:

Read MessagesView message store data, including SMS, fax, voicemail, etc.
Call ControlControl and manage phone calls in real-time
FaxesView, send and receive faxes
Read PresenceView user presence status
MeetingsCreate, view, update and delete meetings
VoIP CallingRegister VoIP-enabled devices, and make and receive VoIP calls
Read Call RecordingDownload call recording content and media
Read ContactsView personal address book contacts
Read AccountsView user account information, e.g. name, business name, and contact info
Telephony SessionsControl advanced telephony session features
Ring OutPerform two-legged ring out phone calls
SMSSend and receive SMS/MMS messages
Internal MessagesSend, and edit intra-company text messages
Read Call LogView user call log records
Webhook SubscriptionsManage and subscribe to webhook notifications
Edit MessagesView and update message store data, including SMS, fax, voicemail, etc.
Edit PresenceView and modify user presence status