5304 and 5212/5312 Phones

To activate a phone you need

  • an extension
  • a phone
  • a PIN

The administrator can provide you with an extension and an initial PIN.
To activate your phone, follow these steps:

  1. Disconnect your computer from the network.
  2. Plug the phone into the network.
  3. Plug the computer into the phone at the port marked PC.
  4. Connect one end of the phone power pack into your phone and the other end into a power outlet.  If your network is configured with Power Over Ethernet (POE), this step is not necessary.
  5. Wait for the Information Display Area to show "Logged Out" (this may take 30 seconds or more):
  6. Enter *00.  
    The Information Display Area prompts you for your Extension.
  7. Enter your extension.
  8. The Information Display Area prompts you for your PIN:
  9. Enter your PIN, followed by the Pound key [#].

The phone displays your extension.
You have now successfully activated the phone, and can make calls.

5212-5312/5224/5320-5320e/5324/5330-5330E/5340-5340e/ and 5360e Phones

To activate a phone you need

  • an extension
  • a phone,
  • a PIN.

The administrator can provide you with an extension and an initial PIN.
To activate your phone, follow these steps:

  1. Disconnect your computer from the network.
  2. Plug the phone into the network.
  3. Plug the computer into the phone at the port marked PC.
  4. Connect one end of the phone power pack into your phone and the other end into a power outlet.  If your network is configured with Power Over Ethernet (POE), this step is not necessary.
  5. Wait for the Information Display Area to show "Logged Out" (this may take 30 seconds or more):
  6. Press ACTIVATE.
    The Information Display Area prompts you for your Extension.
  7. Enter your extension.
    The Information Display Area prompts you for your PIN.
  8. Enter your PIN, then press ENTER.

You have now successfully activated the phone, and can make calls.
See Quick Set-up for information about initial settings you should configure through the web interface.