Cisco Unified CallManager Administration Guide, Release 5.0(1)
Common Phone Profile Configuration
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Common Phone Profile Configuration

Table Of Contents

Common Phone Profile Configuration

Finding Common Phone Profiles

Configuring Common Phone Profiles

Common Phone Profile Configuration Settings

Deleting Common Phone Profiles

Related Topics


Common Phone Profile Configuration


Common phone profiles provide data that Cisco TFTP requires. After you configure a common phone profile, use the Phone Configuration window to associate an SCCP or SIP phone with a common phone profile.

Use the following topics to configure and locate common phone profiles:

Finding Common Phone Profiles

Configuring Common Phone Profiles

Common Phone Profile Configuration Settings

Deleting Common Phone Profiles

Related Topics

Finding Common Phone Profiles

This topic describes how to use the Find and List Common Phone Profile window. The function searches every type of common phone profile against the following categories:

Name

Description

Procedure


Step 1 Choose Device > Device Settings > Common Phone Profile.

The Find and List Common Phone Profiles window displays.

Step 2 From the first Find Common Profile drop-down list box, choose the field that you want to use to search for common phone profiles; for example, Name, Description.


Note To find all common phone profiles that are registered in the database, do not enter any search text and click Find. A list of common phone profiles that matches your search criteria displays.


Step 3 From the second Find Common Phone Profile drop-down list box, choose a search pattern for your text search; for example, begins with, contains, or ends with.

Step 4 Specify the appropriate search text, if applicable, and click Find.

The records that match your search criteria display. You can change the number of items that display on each page by choosing a different value from the Rows per Page drop-down list box.


Tip To search for common phone profiles within the search results, click the Search Within Results check box and enter your search criteria as described in this step.



Note You can delete multiple common phone profiles by checking the check boxes next to the appropriate common phone profiles and clicking Delete Selected. You can delete all the common phone profiles in the window by clicking Select All and then clicking Delete Selected.



Note You cannot delete the Standard Common Phone Profile.


Step 5 From the list of records that match your search criteria, click the name of the common phone profile that you want to view.

The Common Phone Profile Configuration window displays with the common phone profile that you choose.


Additional Information

See the "Related Topics" section.

Configuring Common Phone Profiles

Perform the following procedure to add, copy, or update a common phone profile.

Procedure


Step 1 Choose Device > Device Settings > Common Phone Profile.

The Find and List Common Phone Profiles window displays.

Step 2 Perform one of the followings tasks:

To copy an existing common phone profile, locate the appropriate common phone profile as described in "Finding Common Phone Profiles" section, click the Copy button next to the common phone profile that you want to copy and continue with Step 3.

To add a new common phone profile, click the Add New button, and continue with Step 3.

To update an existing common phone profile, locate the appropriate common phone profile as described in "Finding Common Phone Profiles" section and continue with Step 3.

Step 3 Enter the appropriate settings as described in Table 80-1.

Step 4 Click Save.


Additional Information

See the "Related Topics" section.

Common Phone Profile Configuration Settings

Table 80-1 describes the available settings in the Common Phone Profile Configuration window. For more information about related procedures, see the "Related Topics" section.

Table 80-1 Common Phone Profile Configuration Settings 

Field
Description
Common Phone Profile Information

Name

Enter a name to identify the common phone profile; for example, CPP_7905. The value can include 1 to 50 characters, including alphanumeric characters, dot, dash, and underscores.

Description

Identify the purpose of the common phone profile; for example, common phone profile for model 7905.

Local Phone Unlock Password

Enter the password that is used to unlock a local phone. Valid values comprise 1 to 15 characters.

Enable End User Access to Phone Background Image Setting

Check this check box to enable end users to change the background image on phones that use this common phone profile.


Deleting Common Phone Profiles

This section describes how to delete a common phone profile.

Before You Begin

To find out which devices are using the common phone profile, choose Dependency Records link from the Related Links drop-down list box in the Common Phone Profile Configuration window. If dependency records are not enabled for the system, the dependency records summary window displays a message. For more information about dependency records, see the "Accessing Dependency Records" section.

Procedure


Step 1 Locate the common phone profile that you want to delete. See the "Finding Common Phone Profiles" section.


Note You cannot delete the Standard Common Phone Profile.


Step 2 From the Common Phone Profile Configuration window, click Delete.

A message displays that states that you cannot undo this action.

Step 3 To delete the common phone profile, click OK or, to cancel the deletion, click Cancel.


Additional Information

See the "Related Topics" section.

Related Topics

Finding Common Phone Profiles

Configuring Common Phone Profiles

Common Phone Profile Configuration Settings

Deleting Common Phone Profiles

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