⚠️ On the Mac - Microsoft broke the way this used to work. If anyone figures out another way to accomplish the goals - we'd love to hear about it. ⚠️
Quickly and easily paste a conference call text at the command line and let SkypeIt dial the number and extension for you.
- To a regular number
- To a conference call
skypeit "(555)555-5555 ext #1234"
- Windows (Beta Support)
- NPM - Node Package Manager
How to Install
npm install -g skypeit
SkypeIt takes the hassle out of dialing a long number and can be extraordinarily helpful when those long phone numbers have extensions as well.
skypeit [phone# [ext]]
[--debug] : Logs extra diagnostic debug info
[--completion[=zsh]] : Prints completion commands
[--sampleConfig] : Prints sample yaml config
[--version] : Prints just the version
[--help] : Prints this help info
skypeit "(555)555-5555 ext:1234"
skypeit "some garbage text (555) 555 5555 #1234"
skypeit "(555)555-5555" <-- (no extension)
skypeit "(555)555-5555" --debug <-- Use
--debug to see a verbose log
and diagnoses issues.
skypeit "(555)555-5555" --completion <-- Get a list of the auto-completion
options stored in
your local project's
Alias phone numbers for quick access
If you want to take advantage of skypeit's aliases:
- Create the following file
~/.skypeitrcor in your local project's
- Fill it with the aliases you'd like.
alias: office: number: 555-555-5555 ext 5555 mom: number: 555-555-5555 ext 5555 # Places the skype command into the clipboard # for easily sharing with your team copyCommandToClipboard: true
.skypeitrcis merged with the global
~/.skypeitrcfile to determine the final result of auto-completion options provided by
If you've setup a
~/.skypeitrc config file with the above structure, you can check out how to install tab completion.
If you're having trouble first try using the
--debug parameter which will print a bit of log info.