Using Highlight to Call with the Nextiva App for Windows

With the Highlight to Call feature enabled, Users can highlight a phone number anywhere on the computer screen and apply a keyboard shortcut to initiate a call directly in the Nextiva App. Before using Highlight to Call, create a keyboard shortcut.


Create a keyboard shortcut:

  1. From the Nextiva App, click the Gear icon to open Preferences.
  2. Click the drop-down list icon > Outgoing Calls.

Nextiva App Settings


  1. Click Highlight to Call. Select a keyboard shortcut from the Set Hotkey drop-down list (e.g. Ctrl+Shift+C) to enable the feature.

NOTE: Make sure to select an unused keyboard shortcut. 

Set Hotkey Drop-down List


Use Highlight to Call:

  1. Highlight a phone number from anywhere on the computer screen (e.g. in a browser window).

Highlighted Phone Number


  1. Apply the keyboard shortcut designated for Highlight to Call (e.g. Ctrl+Shift+C) to initiate the call in the Nextiva App.

Call Initiated in the Nextiva App


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Updated on August 30, 2019

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