Maxis Business Voice Connect
What is the new Maxis ONEBusiness Voice Connect plan name?
Maxis ONEBusiness Voice Connect will be renamed to Maxis Business Voice Connect. All plan features and rates remain the same.
I have an internet connection from another provider. Can I subscribe to the Maxis Business Voice Connect solution?
You have to be subscribed to a Maxis Business Fibre/DIA/MPLS internet connection to be eligible for this solution.
Can I ‘transfer’ / ‘port’ my existing fixed line number (03, 05, etc) to my Maxis Business Voice Connect?
Currently, fixed numbers are not portable and cannot be transferred to Maxis Business Voice Connect lines. However, you can choose a new fixed line number with your state prefix (03, 05, etc) with your Maxis Business Voice Connect.
In which scenario will Business Voice Connect be suitable for my company?
Business Voice Connect is suitable for customers who are looking for a Business Grade Voice solution. By subscribing to a Business Grade Voice service, the customer does not need to purchase & maintain their own telephony system.
Can my existing business telephone numbers be used as a Maxis Business Voice Connect service?
Yes, if your existing business telephone number used is a Maxis number.
No, if your existing business telephone number used is from another operator. A new Maxis Voice Connect Number will be provided to you.
Can I use fax service on my Maxis Business Voice Connect Line?
Yes, you can.
An Analogue Telephone Adapter (ATA) is required to connect a traditional fax machine to the voice service on an IP Network.
I am an existing BVE Customer, can I subscribe to the Voice Connect App?
If you are on the new Maxis Business Voice Connect package that was launched early 2019, you are eligible to subscribe for the Voice Connect App.
If you are on the old BVE plan, you will need to upgrade to the new Maxis Business Voice Connect package in order to subscribe for the Voice Connect App.
Can I use my Voice Connect App when roaming overseas?
The Voice Connect App can only be used within Malaysia.
I am currently using other service provider’s mobile line. Can I subscribe for Voice Connect App?
In order to subscribe for the Voice Connect App / softphone, you must have a Maxis Business Voice Connect Service subscribed, and the smartphone where the Voice Connect App / Softphone is installed must use a Maxis mobile line (postpaid or prepaid).
Can I change my default password for Voice Connect App?
You are encourage to change your default password after you have succesfully installed the Voice Connect App. The password can be changed through the settings in you Voice Connect App
Voice Connect Softphone
I am an existing Business Fibre 300/500/800 Mbps customer, can I subscribe to the Voice Connect Softphone?
To be eligible to subscribe for the equivalent service of Softphone, you may subscribe for the Voice Connect App as an add-on on top of your existing 5 or 9 Voice Connect lines.
If you are on the single unlimited Voice Connect line that came with the Business Fibre service, you are required to change your subscription to the 5 or 9 Voice Connect lines package and add-on the Voice Connect App subscription.
I am an existing Business Fibre 30/100 Mbps customer, can I subscribe to the Voice Connect Softphone?
To be eligible to subscribe for the equivalent service of Softphone, you may subscribe for the Voice Connect App as an add-on on top of your existing Voice Connect lines.
If you are on the single unlimited Voice Connect line that came with the Business Fibre service, you are required to change your subscription to minimum of 2 Voice Connect Line and add-on the Voice Connect App subscription on top of it.
I do not have Business Fibre coverage in m office area, can I subscribe to the Voice Connect Softphone?
Yes you can.
To be eligible to use the Voice Connect Softphone, you need to have existing Maxis Mobile line subscription to enable the Voice Connect Softphone to make and receive PSTN calls via the App that is installed on your smartphone (Android or iOS).
I am a new Maxis customer, how do I go about to sign-up for the Voice Connect Softphone?
You may contact Maxis Customer Service or the Account Manager supporting your account.
Can I terminate my Voice Connect Softphone / App before the end of the 60 days free trial?
Yes, you can. Please contact Maxis Customer Service at 1800 82 1919, 5 working days before the end of trial.
If you do not terminate the service before the end of the 60 days free trial, you will be automatically charged on the 3rd month for the subscription.
The Voice Connect Softphone Promo period starts from 15 July to 31 October 2020.
My existing provider for my fixed voice does not have app / mobility feature. How can I continue to receive incoming calls from existing line from Voice Connect App / Softphone when on the move?
You need to request for call forwarding feature to be enabled from your existing provider to forward incoming calls to your Maxis Voice Connect line numbers. This will enable you to continue to retain your existing fixed number from other provider while using Voice Connect Softphone / App for mobility & BCP purpose. This can serve as a BCP solution for your company especially during MCO where your employees have to work from home.
(Note: Call forwarding charges will be incurred on your other service provider line. To avoid forwarding charges, we recommend that you switch your fixed line service completely to Maxis to enjoy a true converged voice solution and enjoy further savings)
What is the minimum Smartphone OS version is required to support the Voice Connect App / Softphone?
The minimum Smartphone OS version required:
- Android Smartphone (Android version 5 and above)
- iPhone (iOS 11 and above)
Can I enable Pilot Hunting feature for my Voice Connect App / Softphone users?
Yes you can.
During the Registration and Ordering Process, you need to indicate that you require this feature and the quantity of users and number range to be reserved for the hunting group.
You are required to specify the Maxis Mobile Phone numbers of the users that will be assigned to the Voice Connect fixed line number of the hunting group to be provisioned.
Can I temporarily prevent incoming calls to my Voice Connect App / Softphone?
You may turn ‘on’ the “Do Not Disturb” feature in the Voice Connect App / Softphone settings to prevent calls from reaching you should you choose not to be disturbed during an important meeting.
Alternatively, should you want someone to temporarily answer calls coming in during those period, you may set the call forwarding feature to forward incoming calls to another number to answer those calls when you are busy.