This worked beautifully. And yes, setting it on other side: codec side or CM side, forced an update to the opposite side. Also, no Apply Config/Reset/Restart required, the display at the top just changes.
Dang....so simple. Well, I guess that's ignorance for you. I'm new to Telepresence. Thanks so much. On Thu, Dec 1, 2016 at 1:17 PM, Ryan Ratliff (rratliff) <rratl...@cisco.com> wrote: > All the settings on the Device page correspond pretty directly to the > endpoint’s xconfig equivalent. In later TC code and UCM it will even push > an update you make on the endpoint up to UCM (for one of those fields). > > There used to be an Admin guide for TP Enpoints with CUCM but I don’t know > if it’s been updated since TC6. > > As far as I know just about all TC and CE endpoints share the same > settings on the Device page (QED, xml, whatever you are used to calling > them). > > -Ryan > > On Dec 1, 2016, at 2:13 PM, Anthony Holloway <avholloway+cisco-voip@gmail. > com> wrote: > > Do you have a link you can refer me to which explains how this setting is > used? And, do you know if all TP endpoints support that field equally? > > I'll give this a try in a few minutes and report back. Thanks Ryan! > > On Thu, Dec 1, 2016 at 12:53 PM, Ryan Ratliff (rratliff) < > rratl...@cisco.com> wrote: > >> I’d recommend setting the System Name on the Device page for the C20. >> That will sync up with the endpoint’s local setting and avoid any interop >> issues with the Line value. >> >> -Ryan >> >> On Dec 1, 2016, at 1:27 PM, Anthony Holloway < >> avholloway+cisco-v...@gmail.com> wrote: >> >> Hi All, >> >> I am wondering if anyone has solved a certain problem for endpoints which >> are registered to CUCM. You know how the system will show a name for the >> device at the top left of the TV screen? I'm not talking touch 8 or touch >> 10 here, but the actual TV or monitor display. >> >> I would like to show a combination of the name of the room and the phone >> number as well, but I'm not finding a very good solution to do this. >> >> I did notice that what shows up by default is from CUCM DN Display field, >> so I edited it. >> >> Instead of just this: >> >> <image.png> >> >> I used this: >> >> <image.png> >> >> And that works, but then I face two challenges: >> >> 1) Internal Caller ID is really long and redundant, containing the DN in >> itself >> >> Plus, the documentation says you shouldn't put a number in here, probably >> for the same reason I'm saying (not good practice): >> >> <image.png> >> >> 2) Or the whole thing is just too long and over the character limit, like >> this (note I cannot fit the rest of the number): >> >> <image.png> >> >> So, that's less than ideal, but atleast it's persistent through reboots >> of the codec. >> >> A non-persistent approach I did try, is changing the Codec's SIP >> DisplayName, which by default is populated with what's in CUCM's DN Display >> field: >> >> From the default: >> >> <image.png> >> >> To this: >> >> <image.png> >> >> >> And that works too, but then it's volatile and I have to keep changing >> them back all the time, and checking up on them, bleh. No thanks. >> >> I did look into the start up script option on a TC7.3 C20 codec, so the >> system can reconfigure its own DisplayName when booting, but that didn't >> work with the below simple script, despite working when manually clicking >> Run. I think it didn't work because of the order of operations: 1) boot >> codec, 2) run script and update display name, 3) register with CUCM, 4) >> re-update display name from CUCM >> >> <image.png> >> >> So anyway, I've done some searching, but not really knowing these systems >> too well or the terminology, I'm kind of stuck. I suppose I could write a >> script in Python and have it check the config and update, and set that to >> run every 10 minutes or whatever, but I don't know. Maybe. >> >> I'll leave it there and see what you all have seen or done. Thanks much. >> >> _______________________________________________ >> cisco-voip mailing list >> email@example.com >> https://puck.nether.net/mailman/listinfo/cisco-voip >> >> > >
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