Polycom 301 updating initial configuration
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.Important note: Consult the list of of phones and their minimum supported firmware versions.Any phones that do not have the minimum supported firmware version installed will need to be manually updated.SIP version 3.2.7 is the latest for the Sound Point 430 phones.When you extract that earlier version firmware the files will have a different file naming format.Do I need to set up my own provisioning server to override this, and do some funky stuff with it? Using existing config"), which also reverts to the original static IP addresses, and reboots again. I am yet to tinker with any XML files so the phones appear to be very bare, which for me is better than what I had. I would recommend using SIP firmware 4.0.8 with the latest Boot ROM and Boot ROM Upgrade.I'm in the midst of testing Free PBX Distro (Asterisk 11, Free PBX 12) in a VM, and am considering in purchasing the PBX Endpoint Manager, but am trying to test the setup prior to committing with building a physical box and purchasing other commercial Free PBX offerings. What's the best course of action to get a phone where I can configure it manually either via the handset itself or via its built-in web interface? The Polycom displays look much better with the newer Boot ROM. Making sure that the Boot ROM Upgrader is extracted after the Boot ROM files.
Polycom makes a very popular series of SIP phones that work with Asterisk and Free PBX.The current version of software for most Sound Point IP phones on the boot server is 4.0.8c.For VVX phones, it is 5.5.0 Press "Menu" on your Polycom phone. Enter your password; the default password is '456'. Next, select "Admin Settings", followed by "Network Configuration".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.