The tel URI for Telephone Calls

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Author Henning Schulzrinne 
Last updated 2015-10-14 (latest revision 2003-02-20)
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This document specifies the URI (Uniform Resource Identifier) scheme 'tel'. The 'tel' URI describes resources identified by telephone numbers.


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