If you’re looking for a softphone to use with Asterisk X-Lite is great. It works on both Windows and Linux, although the configuration screens are a little different on the different versions.
All you should need to get it working with Asterisk are the following settings (screenshot from the Windows version) –
So we’ve got our trunk setup and now we need an extension so we can make a test call via the trunk.
For testing I’m going to be using x-lite. A free sip softphone available for Windows and Linux from here.
Adding an extension in FreePBX
First we need to click on Extensions on the left hand main menu