IP Phone 7911G & 7912G compatibility with HP Procurve Switch 2626-PWR

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Aug 17th, 2007

We are in the Process of Installing Cisco IP Phone Models 7912G, the later model 7911G & 7940.


The LAN switch in the network are the HP Procurve POE switch 2626-PWR.


The 7940 Phone is drawing power from the HP Switch. However the 7911 & 7912 are not able to draw any power.


Can anyone help me providing some answers.


Additionally the HP documentation confirms that CISCO 7912 & 7911 are compatible with Cisco Switch.


I have attached the HP Link for any help that I may get


http://www.hp.com/rnd/support/faqs/2600-pwr.htm#question4


Kindly help me as we have made a large investment on these phones , about 300 of them

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Craig Falconer Sun, 03/01/2015 - 12:33

Replying to an ancient post, I know.... but better to have an answer for those who come after.

 

The 7912 is POE Prestandard, and will not run on a procurve unless you enable this on the procurve

 

power pre-std-detect

The 7911 is POE standard and should "just work"

 

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