In this video I walk you through step by step how to setup and configure FreePBX on AWS using an EC2 instance. (Virtual Server) AWS has something called the “Free Tier” for 12 months so in theory you truly could have a free phone system. You would still need to pay for PSTN calling of course, but the phone system would be free!

0:00 Intro
0:59 What is Asterisk and FreePBX?
3:10 Launching the AMI
9:14 Configuring the FreePBX Interface
16:05 How to SSH into your Instance
19:52 Setting up the FreePBX NAT and Network
22:12 Configuring a Trunk on FreePBX
24:38 Setting up Extensions on FreePBX
25:25 Outro

Here is the root password for the demo FreePBX instance: 68HR(q63626jBBx8#33d
***You must SSH into the instance and change this password – see how in the video!!***

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