What is Voicemail
Voicemail will ask the user to leave a message, and will email a link to the audio recording and a speech-to-text transcription of the recording to a specified email address.
How to Use Voicemail
Direct your call flow to this url:
Parameters to Send
The following parameters may/must be sent:
|Attribute Name||Allowed Values||Required?|
|Any email address||Y|
|Message||A string of text to read, or an HTTP url of a file to play. If not provided, a default message will be played.||N|
|Transcribe||Set Transcribe to true to transcribe voicemail messages to text and false to email just a link to the audio. (Defaults to True)||N|
Take a message from the caller, and email a link to the audio and a speech-to-text transcription to email@example.com. Use the default greeting message.
Read "Please leave a message", then take a message and email it to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Play back a recorded greeting, then take a message and email it to email@example.com.
Take a message from the caller, and just email a link to the audio (but not the speech-to-text transcription) to firstname.lastname@example.org
Try It Out!
Using our Twimlet Generator, you can build up a Twimlet URL right here:
Twimlets are open sourced, you are free to download, modify and run the code on your own server. View the Source.
Note: Uses the Open Source Twilio PHP library available on GitHub.