HOWTO

Using Siemens Optipoint 600 together with SwyxWare (kb2537)

The information in this article applies to:

  • Siemens OptiPoint 600
  • SwyxWare v4.20

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Summary

This article describes the needed configuration settings to use the Siemens OptiPoint 600 Office IP-phone together with SwyxWare. In contrast to the SwyxPhone L420 which has a special Plug&Play Firmware, the Optipoint 600 uses the original Siemens Firmware, which need mandatorily the manual entry of some configuration parameters.

Additionally this articles provides a download link for the Administrator manual.


Information

The only parameter, which must be set manually is the Gatekeeper-address (=SwyxServer). All other nerwork paramaters e.g. own IP-address, netmask, etc. can be set either manually (see the Optipoint 600  Admin manual) or via a DHCP-server as configured for the SwyxPhone L420.
To ensure a defined status of the phone, a Reset to factory settings is stronly recomended:
 
Reset to factory settings
 
Use the following menues and entries:
 
  • select Service (to find the Service menu please hit the up-arrow on the touchscreen of the phone)
  • select Administration
  • enter Password = 123456 (Siemens default Password)
  • select Housekeeping
  • select Restore phone data
  • select Restore factory settings
  • enter Password = 124816
  • confirm Restore factory settings
 
Power down the phone and power up it again.
 
Start Telefon, it will show after the lengthy boot phase: "Out of service: gatekeeper not found"
 

Set the gatekeeper (=SwyxServer)

Use the following menu entries:

 
  • select Service (to find the Service menu please hit the up-arrow on the touchscreen of the phone)
  •  
  • enter Password = 123456 (Siemens default Password)
  • select Configuration
  • select System settings
  • select Gatekeeper settings
  • enter the IP-Address of SwyxServer in the field Gatekeeper address - hitting the #-key 3 times brings the dot (.)
  • save the entries
  •  
select Administration
 
Power down the phone and power up it again
 

It shows after the reboot process the usual SwyxWare PIN-Prompt

SwyxWare 6.10 or later:
Please note that the Optipoint 600 phone is not supported any more for SwyxWare v6.10 or following versions.

 


Links

As far as software supplied or used by us, includes open source elements the additional terms under https://www.swyx.com/open-source apply in addition. An overview which products from the Swyx portfolio include open source elements and which open source license is relevant can be found under https://www.swyx.com/open-source.

The third-party contact information included in this article is provided to help you find the technical support you need. This contact information is subject to change without notice. Swyx in no way guarantees the accuracy of this third-party contact information nor is responsible for it's content.


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