Multiple emergency numbers can now be set in location policy in Skype for Business Server 2015

Summary
This update adds a new feature to enable configuring multiple emergency numbers through location policy in a Skype for Business Server 2015 environment.

Cmdlet Usage

  • To create a location policy to have one emergency number

    > $a = New-CsEmergencyNumber -DialString 911
    > New-CsLocationPolicy -Identity <id> -EmergencyNumbers @{add=$a} -EnhancedEmergencyServicesEnabled $True -PstnUsage <emergency Pstn usage>

  • To create a location policy to have one emergency number with one mask

    > $a = New-CsEmergencyNumber -DialString 911 -DialMask 112
    > New-CsLocationPolicy -Identity <id> -EmergencyNumbers @{add=$a} -EnhancedEmergencyServicesEnabled $True -PstnUsage <emergency Pstn usage>

  • To create a location policy to have one emergency number with multiple masks

    > $a = New-CsEmergencyNumber -DialString 911 -DialMask 112;999
    > New-CsLocationPolicy -Identity <id> -EmergencyNumbers @{add=$a} -EnhancedEmergencyServicesEnabled $True -PstnUsage <emergency Pstn usage>
  • To create a location policy to have multiple emergency numbers without a mask

    > $a = New-CsEmergencyNumber -DialString 911
    > $b = New-CsEmergencyNumber -DialString 112
    > New-CsLocationPolicy -Identity <id> -EmergencyNumbers @{add=$a,$b} -EnhancedEmergencyServicesEnabled $True -PstnUsage <emergency Pstn usage>
  • To create a location policy to have emergency numbers with one of the numbers with masks

    > $a = New-CsEmergencyNumber -DialString 911 -DialMask 112;999
    > $b = New-CsEmergencyNumber -DialString 500
    > New-CsLocationPolicy -Identity <id> -EmergencyNumbers @{add=$a,$b} -EnhancedEmergencyServicesEnabled $True -PstnUsage <emergency Pstn usage>
  • To create a location policy to have multiple emergency numbers with masks

    > $a = New-CsEmergencyNumber -DialString 911 -DialMask 112;999
    > $b = New-CsEmergencyNumber -DialString 500 -DialMask 501;502
    > New-CsLocationPolicy -Identity <id> -EmergencyNumbers @{add=$a,$b} -EnhancedEmergencyServicesEnabled $True -PstnUsage <emergency Pstn usage>
  • To change a location policy to have multiple emergency numbers, use the above parameter usage for EmergencyNumbers with the Set-CsLocationPolicy cmdlet.
  • To remove an emergency number entry with Dial string 911 and Dial masks 112 and 999 for an existing location policy

    > $a = New-CsEmergencyNumber -DialString 911 -DialMask 112;999
    > Set-CsLocationPolicy -Identity <id> -EmergencyNumbers @{remove=$a}
More information
To get more information about multiple emergency numbers for Skype for Business Server 2015, see the following TechNet articles:

Plan for multiple emergency numbers in Skype for Business Server 2015

Configure multiple emergency numbers in Skype for Business Server 2015
Resolution
To fix this issue, install the June 2016 cumulative update 6.0.3919.259 for Skype for Business Server 2015, Front End server and Edge server.
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Article ID: 3170171 - Last Review: 06/27/2016 18:34:00 - Revision: 1.0

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