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Cisco Unified IP Phone 7911G Release Notes for Firmware Release 7.2(2) SR2 for Cisco Unified CallManager 4.1, 4.0, and 3.3
March 29, 2006
Use these release notes with the Cisco Unified IP Phone 7911G for firmware release 7.2(2) SR2 running on Cisco CallManager Versions 4.1, 4.0, and 3.3.
These release notes provide the following information. You might need to notify your users about some of the information provided in this document.
For detailed information about administering and using the Cisco Unified IP Phone 7911G, see the following documentation:
Cisco Unified IP Phone Documentation
Refer to publications that are specific to your language, phone model, and Cisco Unified CallManager version. Navigate from the following documentation URL:
Cisco Unified CallManager Documentation
Refer to the Cisco Unified CallManager Documentation Guide and other publications specific to your Cisco Unified CallManager version. Navigate from the following URL:
New and Changed Information
This section contains information about new and changed features.
Group Listen Mode
Cisco Unified IP Phone firmware release 7.2(2) SR2 supports Group Listen mode on the Cisco Unified Phone 7911G. In Group Listen mode, both the handset and speaker can be active at the same time. During a call, one user can talk into the handset while other users can listen over the speaker.
Enabling Group Listen on Cisco Unified CallManager
Group Listen mode is disabled by default. To enable this mode, you must do so from the Phone Configuration page in Cisco CallManager Administration.
From Cisco CallManager Administration, choose Device > Phone and locate the phone you want to modify. In the Phone Configuration web page for the phone (Product Specific Configuration section), check the Enable Group Listen check box.
Note If Group Listen mode is enabled, the Monitor feature softkeys (Monitor and MonOff) are replaced by Group Listen softkeys (GListen and GLOff) on the phone. However, Group Listen softkeys cannot be configured by using the Cisco CallManager softkey template.
Group Listen softkeys are displayed if Group Listen mode is enabled on Cisco CallManager.
•GListen—Activates Group Listen on the phone. Users can deactivate Group Listen by hanging up the handset or by pressing GLOff.
•GLOff—Deactivates Group Listen on the phone.
The following sections provide firmware information and installation instructions:
The following files apply to the Cisco Unified IP Phone 7911G:
•cmterm-7911-sccp.7-2-2SR2.exe—Firmware installation program
•cmterm-7911-sccp.7-2-2SR2-readme.htm—Readme file that contains installation instructions
You can downloaded these files from this location on Cisco.com:
Supported CallManager Versions
This Cisco Unified IP Phone 7911G firmware release is supported with the following Cisco CallManager versions. If you are running Cisco Unified CallManager release 3.0, 3.1, or 3.2, you must upgrade to Cisco Unified CallManager release 3.3(5) or later before you install this firmware release.
•Cisco CallManager version 3.3(5) SR1 or later
•Cisco CallManager version 4.0(2a) SR2b or later
•Cisco CallManager version 4.1(3) SR1 or later
Cisco Unified CallManager Device Packs
You should install the following device packs for these Cisco CallManager versions. You can download the device packs from this location on Cisco.com:
The device pack readme files provide installation information.
Cisco Unified CallManager Version Device Pack
ciscocm.3-3-DevPack-66.3.exe, or later
ciscocm.4-0-DevPack-45.4.exe, or later
ciscocm.4-1-DevPack-26.3.exe, or later
Review these important notes for this firmware release.
•Do not add the extension .loads to the firmware version name in the Cisco CallManager database.
•Do not use the .exe or .zip file names for the firmware version name in the Cisco Unified CallManager database. Use the .loads file name without the .loads extension.
These release notes contain descriptions of open caveats of severity level 1 or 2 and significant severity level 3.
If you are a registered Cisco.com user, you can find the latest information about resolved, open, and closed caveats for the Cisco Unified IP Phone 7911G by using Bug Toolkit, an online tool that allows you to query caveats according to your own needs. By using Bug Toolkit, you can find caveats of any severity for any release. Bug Toolkit may also provide a more current listing than this document provides.
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Table 1 lists Severity 1, 2, and 3 defects that are open in this release.
Table 2 lists Severity 1, 2, and 3 defects that are resolved in this release
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