You can't set a mobile phone number if it matches the work phone number in Skype for Business Server 2015

Applies to: Skype for Business Server 2015

Symptoms


Assume that you disable the Call Via Work feature in mobility policy and set your work phone number and mobile phone number to the same number in a Microsoft Skype for Business Server 2015 environment. In this situation, you can't set the same mobile phone number in Skype for Business mobile app.

Cause


This issue occurs because the Unified Communications Web API (UCWA) blocks setting of mobile phone number when it's the same as the work phone number.

Resolution


To fix this issue, install the February 2017 cumulative update 6.0.9319.277 for Skype for Business Server 2015, Web Components Server.