Cisco Unified Communications Manager Administration Guide, Release 6.1(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.

Procedure


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

The Find and List Common Phone Profiles window displays. Records from an active (prior) query may also display in the window.

Step 2 To find all records in the database, ensure the dialog box is empty; go to Step 3.

To filter or search records

From the first drop-down list box, select a search parameter.

From the second drop-down list box, select a search pattern.

Specify the appropriate search text, if applicable.


Note To add additional search criteria, click the + button. When you add criteria, the system searches for a record that matches all criteria that you specify. To remove criteria, click the - button to remove the last added criterion or click the Clear Filter button to remove all added search criteria.


Step 3 Click Find.

All matching records 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.


Note You can delete multiple records from the database by checking the check boxes next to the appropriate record and clicking Delete Selected. You can delete all configurable records for this selection by clicking Select All and then clicking Delete Selected.


Step 4 From the list of records that display, click the link for the record that you want to view.


Note To reverse the sort order, click the up or down arrow, if available, in the list header.


The window displays the item 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 95-1.

Step 4 Click Save.


Additional Information

See the "Related Topics" section.

Common Phone Profile Configuration Settings

Table 95-1 describes the available settings in the Common Phone Profile Configuration window. For more information about related procedures, see the "Related Topics" section.

Table 95-1 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.

DND Option

Choose Ringer Off to turn off the ringer when you enable Do Not Disturb on a phone.

DND Incoming Call Alert

Choose one of the following options to specify how a call displays on a phone when you enable the DND Ringer Off option:

Disable—This option disables both beep and flash notifications of a call, but incoming call information still gets displayed.

Flash Only—For an incoming call, this option causes the phone to display a flash alert only.

Beep Only—For an incoming call, this option causes the phone to play a beep tone only.

Phone Personalization

From the drop-down list box, enable or disable the Cisco Unified Phone Application Suite feature for this device or choose Default to use the phone personalization that is set in the Common Phone Profile.

Disabled—None of the Cisco Unified Phone Application Suite features get activated.

Enabled—This setting accepts a personalized background image file, which is used for the phone screen; it accepts a preview image file for temporary display; and it accepts a personalized tone file, so the default ring tone can be personalized.

Default—Use the phone personalization setting that is in the Common Phone Profile.

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 on page A-2.

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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