Friday 30 May 2014

A phone number has not been configured for you. Please contact your support team with this information.

01/07/2014 #UPDATE!

I recieved some great information from a few Lync MVP friends. We can override this error when the user does not have Enterprise Voice just by assigning a LineURI. This means you will have to synchronise the LineURI with their AD telephone number to ensure the validity of the data. There are two great blog posts that provide scripts to do this.

1. Lync MCM Shawn KirkPatrick
2. Another great one on Next Hop

You may have to modify them to suit your needs, and it is a bit of an inconvience to have to do this, but at least there's another solution to get around the problem for now.


 Lync provides dial in conferencing capabilities and allows the organisers of conferences to dial in to their meeting over the PSTN – supported with a pin code to authorise themselves as the presenter of the meetings.

This is a great feature but currently it appears there are some limitations when setting your pin through Lync web services - namely through

If you are a Lync user that is assigned to a conferencing policy that supports dial in conferencing, but you are not an Enterprise Voice user with a LineURI, you cannot set your pin.

Here I am as a conferencing enabled user without Enterprise Voice – after signing into dialin I get:

If I log in as an Enterprise Voice enabled using with a LineURI (a phone number in E164 format) I can successfully set my pin:

If I am an Enterprise Voice user that does not have a LineURI – meaning within Lync I can make outbound calls only, I get the same issue as a conferencing only enabled user:

There appears to be no solution for this at present. This behaviour is in Lync 2010 and Lync 2013, both the Standard and Enterprise versions of the product as well as the Hosting Pack variants (LHPv1 and LHPv2) up to the present available CU updates.

The solution is to set the users pin through Powershell – which works and sets the user a pin successfully, however this is less than ideal as the helpdesk or admin that has just performed the powershell task now knows the users pin – a potential security breach.

To fix this issue you must use the Set-CsClientPin powershell cmdlet.

Use "Set-CsClientPin –Identity" to create an auto assigned pin – which will be displayed to you in the PS window.

Alternatively use "Set-CsClientPin –Identity –Pin 12345" to assign a pin of "12345" to the user.

I myself consider this 'feature' to be a bug – as you don't need enterprise voice capability to have a conferencing policy assigned to you that allows dial in conferencing – meaning you need your pin! 

And it has been raised to Microsoft for assessment as such.

Oliver Moazzezi - MVP Exchange Server