Bringing a previously used Cisco SPA phone over from a different VoIP provider? Provisioning (enabling it for use) is a snap as long as it has a valid device certificate. Third-party phones must already have a valid device certificate to be used on 8x8 service.
The following is valid for Cisco IP phone models SPA303, SPA504G, and SPA525G2.
Before You Begin:
- Connect the phone to the network and power it on. (If you will be using a computer to complete provisioning setup.
- Factory reset the phone.
- SPA303 and SPA504G: Press Menu > 14: Factory Reset
- SPA525G2: Menu > 9: Device Administration > 6: Factory Reset
- Find and note the phone's IP address.
- SPA303 and SPA504G: Press Menu > 9: Network.
- SPA525G2: Press Menu > 10: Status > 2: Network Status.
- On a computer on the same network as the phone, enter the phone's IP address.
- Log in to the web GUI and point the endpoint to Audian's configuration server:
- Click on Admin Login in the top right corner, then click on Advanced also in the top right corner.
- Now click on Provisioning > Configuration Profile
- Add the following in the Profile Rule: http://q.audian.com/p/PROVSTRING/spa$PSN.cfg
- Set Transport Protocol: HTTP
- Click Submit All Changes. (Phone should reset.)
- Once the phone boots back up, type /admin/resync after the IP address.
- Press Menu > 16:Profile Rule.
- Enter the Profile Rule: http://q.audian.com/p/spa$PSN.cfg
- Press Sync.
- When sync is complete, power-cycle the phone. Wait until it finishes Refreshing voice component. The device should update to correct date and time.
- SPA 525G2 Only:
- Press Menu > Device Administration > Profile Rule (should be blank again).
- Enter Profile Rule B: http://q.audian.com/p/PROVSTRING/spa$PSN.cfg
- Press Sync and wait for the Refreshing voice component to complete. The device should get an extension number and come online.
**Note - Adding admin/resync? to the ip address will force the cisco to update and reboot. For example, http://192.168.1.20/admin/resync?