Cisco Unified Communications Manager Bulk Administration Guide, Release 8.0(2)
Updating Lines for User Device Profiles
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Updating Lines for User Device Profiles

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Updating Lines for User Device Profiles

Updating Lines for User Device Profiles

Using Query to Update Lines

Field Descriptions for Updating Lines

Related Topics


Updating Lines for User Device Profiles


To update line attributes for a specific group of devices or user device profiles, use the Update Lines option. Lines for a phone and a user device profile get updated at the same time when both are part of the query result.


Note When a phone is deleted from the Cisco Unified Communications Manager database, the directory number remains in the database. To manage these orphan directory numbers, you can use the Update Lines option to search for unassigned directory numbers and delete or update these directory numbers.


Updating Lines for User Device Profiles

Use the following procedures to update lines for User Device Profiles:

Using Query to Update Lines

Field Descriptions for Updating Lines

Using Query to Update Lines

To update lines, use the following procedure.

Procedure


Step 1 Choose Bulk Administration > User Device Profiles > Add/Update Lines > Update Lines.

The Update Lines Query window displays.


Note You can update all lines by not specifying a query. Skip to "Field Descriptions for Updating Lines" section.


Step 2 From the first Find Line where drop-down list box, choose one of the following criteria:

Directory Number

Route Pattern

Line Description

Calling Search Space (Phone)

Calling Search Space (Line)

Device Pool

Device Description

Line Position

Unassigned DN

Call Pickup Group


Note To locate and delete orphaned directory numbers, use "Unassigned DN."


Step 3 From the second Find Line where drop-down list box, choose one of the following criteria:

begins with

contains

is exactly

ends with

is empty

is not empty

Step 4 In the search field list box, choose or enter the value that you want to locate. For example, you can choose the Line Partition from the list or enter a range of directory numbers.


Tip To find all lines that are registered in the database, click Find without entering any search text.


Step 5 To further define your query and to add multiple filters, check the Search Within Results check box, choose AND or OR from the drop-down box, and repeat steps 2 and 4.

Step 6 To display the records that are going to be affected, click Find.

A list of discovered lines displays by:

Pattern/Directory Number

Partition

Description

Step 7 Click Next. The Update Lines window shows the type of query that you chose at the top. If you want to change the type of query, click Back.

Step 8 Specify the setting that you want to update for all the records that you have defined in your query. You can choose multiple parameters to update. See the "Field Descriptions for Updating Lines" section for descriptions of the parameters.

Step 9 In the Job Information area, enter the Job description.

Step 10 Click the Run Immediately radio button to insert lines immediately or, click Run Later to insert at a later time.

Step 11 Click Submit to create a job for inserting the phone records.

Step 12 Use the Job Configuration window to schedule and/or activate this job.

For more information on jobs, see Chapter 79, "Scheduling Jobs."

For information on log files, see "BAT Log Files" section on page 80-3.


Note If any information for a line record fails, Cisco Unified Communications Manager Bulk Administration (BAT) does not update that line record.



Additional Topics

See the "Related Topics" section.

Field Descriptions for Updating Lines

See Table 3-2 for field descriptions for updating line details.


Note After you enter or choose the appropriate values, you must return to "Using Query to Update Lines" section to complete the procedure.


Values that display in some fields display from Cisco Unified Communications Manager. You must configure these values by using Cisco Unified Communications Manager Administration. For related procedures, see the "Related Topics" section.


Note To complete the procedure, go to the "Using Query to Update Lines" section.


Related Topics

Using Query to Update Lines

Field Descriptions for Adding or Updating a Line to a BAT Template, page 3-33

Scheduling Jobs, page 79-1

BAT Log Files, page 80-3