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ContactNow: Unable to Download Call Recording Due to "503 Call Not Ready to Download" Error


"503 Call Not Ready to Download" error when trying to download a call recording. 

Applies To

  • ContactNow
  • Call Recordings


The call recording can be made available by contacting 8x8 Support.  In most cases, the file is just queued to be processed and will be available at a later time.

Additional Information

The time frame to make these recordings available again is roughly 2 working days. If the file is not found, then the file is not available. 

If a call recording is not available for download, it could be the result of one of the following reasons: 

  • Network fault call not connected or issue in a drop of packets not allowing for call recording completion resulting in a file to become corrupt.
  • MSO (Major Service Outage) meaning that the recording was not possible to begin or not able to complete processing resulting in a corrupt file.
  • The call was recorded but not processed due to a large number of call volume resulting in the recording being queued to process and made available.
  • Call Recording is turned off.


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