Next Steps

Cisco 7940 and 7960 Auto Configuration

Cisco 7940 and 7960

Setting up a Cisco 7940/7960 to use with our UC Platform only takes a few steps. You have to set one setting on the phone following the steps below:

  • Press the Settings button
  • Unlock the phone
    • Early models you can press "**#" and see the lock open up
    • Newer models unlock by scrolling to the bottom of the settings menu and clicking on "Unlock phone", default password is "cisco"
  • Navigate Network Configuration
  • Go down to "Alternate Tftp", change to "yes"
  • Go back up to "Tftp Server" and set the following IP Address
    • NOTE: Cisco does not support any letters so be sure to enter our IP address using numbers only.
  • Save and Exit