Is it posible to ring different ringtones for different calls?

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May 26th, 2010
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Is it possible for Cisco IP phones (7960) to configure different ringtones for different calls? i mean if the boss is calling - one ringtone, if other people - differens ringtone?


Thanks in advance.

Correct Answer by Rob Huffman about 7 years 1 month ago

Hi Mello,


This is NOT possible based on the CLID of the caller


This is the closest thing;


Distinctive Ring per Line


This release adds support for seven distinctive ring patterns to Cisco IP phones. Phone users with multiline phones can configure a distinctive ring pattern for each line on the basis of a logical precedence or importance.


This setting is done on the phone itself. Via Settings>User Preferences>Rings


Once there you can select the Line that you want to set a ring for and Select>Play>Select>Save>Exit



Hope this helps!
Rob



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Rob Huffman Wed, 05/26/2010 - 07:34
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Hi Mello,


This is NOT possible based on the CLID of the caller


This is the closest thing;


Distinctive Ring per Line


This release adds support for seven distinctive ring patterns to Cisco IP phones. Phone users with multiline phones can configure a distinctive ring pattern for each line on the basis of a logical precedence or importance.


This setting is done on the phone itself. Via Settings>User Preferences>Rings


Once there you can select the Line that you want to set a ring for and Select>Play>Select>Save>Exit



Hope this helps!
Rob



Please support CSC Helps Haiti


https://supportforums.cisco.com/docs/DOC-8895


https://supportforums.cisco.com/docs/DOC-8727

David Hailey Wed, 05/26/2010 - 07:47
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No.  You can only configure different ringtones (available on the system) on a per-line basis.  So lines have distinctive rings but not calls.

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