The Cisco Unified IP Phone includes many configurable network settings that you may need to modify before the phone is functional for your users. You can access these settings, and change some of them, through menus on the phone. Settings that are display-only on the phone are configured in Cisco Unified Communications Manager Administration.
The Cisco Unified IP Phone includes the following configuration
Network Setup: Provides options for viewing and making a variety of
IPv4 Configuration: A sub-menu of the Network Setup menu, the IPv4
menu items provide additional network options for viewing and setting.
Before you can change option settings on the Network Setup menu,
you must unlock options for editing.
You can control whether a phone user has access to phone
settings by using the Settings Access field in the Cisco Unified CM
Administration Phone Configuration window.
To display a configuration menu, perform the following steps.
You can control whether a phone has access to the Settings menu or
to options on this menu by using the Settings Access field in the Cisco Unified
CM Administration Phone Configuration window. The Settings Access field accepts
access to the Settings menu.
Prevents access to the Settings menu.
Allows access to the User Preferences menu and allows volume changes to be
saved. Prevents access to other options on the Settings menu.
If you cannot access an option on the Administrator Settings menu,
check the Settings Access field.
Enter the password and then press
Select. The Admin Settings password is
configured in the Local Phone Unlock Password parameter in the Common Phone
Profile Configuration on Cisco Unified CM Administration.
Users can access the Admin Settings without entering a password
when the Local Phone Unlock Password parameter is not configured
Perform one of these actions to display the desired menu:
navigation bar to select the desired menu and then press
Use the keypad
on the phone to enter the number that corresponds to the menu.
To apply a password to the phone, perform these steps:
In Cisco Unified Communications Manager Administration, navigate
to the Common Phone Profile Configuration window using
Device > Device
Settings > Common Phone Profile.
Enter a password in the Local Phone Unlock Password option.
Apply the password to the common phone profile that the phone
Value Input Guidelines
When you edit the value of an option setting, follow these
Use the keys on the keypad
to enter numbers and letters.
To enter letters by using
the keypad, use a corresponding number key. Press the key one or more times to
display a particular letter. For example, press the
2 key once for
a, twice quickly for
b, and three times quickly for
c. After you pause, the cursor automatically advances to allow
you to enter the next letter.
To enter a period (for
example, in an IP address), press*on the keypad.
Press the up arrow on the
navigation bar to move the cursor to the left most character, and press the
down arrow on the navigation bar to move the cursor to the right most
Hold/Resume if you make a mistake. This button
deletes the character to the left of the cursor.
Back before pressing
Select to discard any changes that you have
The edited values will
take effect after you go back to the parent menu and confirm to save the