TELUS Business Connect for Google Chrome
TELUS Business Connect for Google Chrome
by TELUS Communications

Streamline workflows to drive productivity with your Google account to create a powerful business communications hub.

Google Chrome Extension for TELUS Business Connect

TELUS Business Connect for Google increases your productivity because you can handle everything without ever leaving Google. Make Business Connect calls directly from Gmail™. Expand the capacity of Google Hangouts™ to 1,000 participants. Schedule online meetings and audio conferences, and they'll appear on your Google Calendar. You can even fax files from Google Drive™ and Google Docs™.

Detailed Description:

Key Features

  1. Use with Google Chrome browser on any platform (Windows® or Mac®).
  2. Make calls through the Business Connect phone system from your Gmail account.
  3. Click to dial any phone number displayed in Gmail and eliminate misdials.
  4. Listen to your voicemails directly within Gmail.
  5. Combine your Business Connect and Google contacts in one easy-to-search screen.
  6. Send or receive texts messages and see them as conversations.
  7. Schedule Business Connect Meetings and conference calls directly within Google Calendar.
  8. Invite as many as 1,000 audio participants to any Google Hangout.
  9. View your complete communications history anytime - calls, texts, faxes, and voicemails.


  1. TELUS Business Connect for Google is available to all Business Connect customers
  2. You must have an active Google account
  3. Windows® XP (or later) or Mac OS® X 10.8 Mountain Lion (or later) operating systems are required
  4. Supported browsers include Chrome™ 30 (or later).
  5. Chrome extension supports Chrome OS

App Scope and Permissions

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

Read PresenceView user presence status
MeetingsCreate, view, update and delete meetings
VoIP CallingRegister VoIP-enabled devices, and make and receive VoIP calls
Read Client InfoView client application provisioning information
WebSocketMake API calls via the WebSocket transport
Read ContactsView personal address book contacts
WebSocket SubscriptionsManage and subscribe to websocket notifications
Read AccountsView user account information, e.g. name, business name, and contact info
Edit ExtensionsView and update extension information, including name, extension number, phone number, email, etc.
Telephony SessionsControl advanced telephony session features
Problem Reports ManagementManage Client Problem Reports
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
Edit MessagesView and update message store data, including SMS, fax, voicemail, etc.
Edit PresenceView and modify user presence status
Send Usage InfoSend usage information to enable reporting