Polycom 301 updating initial configuration
If you feel the phone’s settings have been misconfigured you can put the phone back to a factory default state.Doing so clears all settings allowing you to re-configure the DHCP and provision server settings in the phone.The VVX Business Media Phones are the latest models. The VVX400 is a mid-line version with more buttons and a color screen. Click Settings and then SIP at the top of the page. Click on the + to the left of Identification, Authentication, Server 1, and Message Center to expand those areas. These instructions assume that you are configuring extension 100 to connect to Free PBX running on 192.168.1.50.Both phones can have additional buttons using the VVX Expansion Module or the VVX Color Expansion Module. The IP335 and IP550 are the most popular phones in this you connect a Polycom phone to your network and power it up, it will obtain an IP address from your DHCP Server (in most cases, your router). Identification: Address: 100Label: Number of Line Keys: 2Calls Per Line: 10 Authentication: User ID: 100Password: extensionpassword Server 1: Special Interop: Standard Address: 192.168.1.50Port: 0Expires: 300Register: Yes Message Center: Subscription Address: Extension#Callback Mode: Contact Callback Contact: *98100Then click "Save" at the bottom.When a Polycom phone first boots up, it will query your DHCP server for an IP address to use.It will also ask your DHCP server if it supports "Option 66." If your DHCP Server does, the Polycom phone will obtain the information set in Option 66 and use it to attempt to download a configuration file from the source designated.If you do not know the Administrator password, try the default password “456” or the common Pure Cloud default password “1234.” If these default passwords don’t work, reset the phone to the default factory settings.Polycom makes a very popular series of SIP phones that work with Asterisk and Free PBX.
Auto Answer SIP Calls: Disable Ring Class: Ring Auto Answer Then click "Save" at the bottom.If you want to make advanced configuration changes or configure a large number of phones, you may find it easier to configure the phones either using the End Point Manager Module (a commercial module available for purchase from Free PBX) or by creating your own configuration files in the /tftpboot directory of your Free PBX.In most cases, you'll want to configure your DHCP Server to supply the following:tftp://192.168.1.50Note: Replace 192.168.1.50 with the IP address of your Free PBX machine.Now, reboot each of your phones and during boot stage, they should obtain an IP address and automatically configure themselves to download configuration data from the configuration files.
To find out the IP address, hit Home/Settings/Status/Network/TCPIP Parameters on your phone. You will be asked to select between admin and user, and for a password. Now, click Preferences and then Additional Preferences at the top of the page.Click on the + to the left of Auto Answer to expand those areas.