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We are going to walk through a simple and typical setup of FreePBX.  It would be impossible to teach you through a single wiki how to configure the over 1000 features of FreePBX in a single wiki but the flow before , but following should allow any a brand-new user to get create a basic system setup.  This This setup assumes you have purchased the (System Building Basic) commercial module bundle to make setting up phones and your PBX much easier and will assume . It also assumes you are using SIP trunks.  In In our example we will use SIPStation for our trunking and the . The SIPStation module built into FreePBX Administration makes setting up FreePBX a breeze, as it does most of the work for us.


Configuration of the PBX is done using the various FreePBX Modules.  The The modules are divided into several categories at the top of the GUI.  Once you're at a specific module's page, you can hover your mouse over the title of each entry and get instructions question mark icon (Image Added) near each entry to view more information on what the entry item does.  For

For detailed instructions on each module, start here:  FreePBX Modules Home.

Items for this wiki:

Configure Phones (Using EPM)

 Create Extensions


Setup Trunking


Create Inbound Routes


Create Outbound Routes


Configure Phones (Using EPM)


Setup Ring Groups


Setup Company Directory


Setup IVR


Setup Time Groups and Conditions


Setup Users in (User Management)


Conference Room


 Page Groups



Follow Me


Setting up Backups


There are many other modules, and most are self-explanatory. You can find out more about each of them here:  FreePBX Modules Home.