How to reset the 7920 Wireless IP phone password when the phone is locked and the password is lost


Jun 17, 2009 10:19 PM
Jun 17th, 2009

Core Issue

Users cannot use the 7920 Wireless IP phone if it is locked and the password is lost.


To unlock the 7920 Wireless IP phone, perform this procedure:

  1. In order to access the phone Lock Password prompt, enter Menu      * # # Send.    

    For other options, refer to Advanced Cisco 7920 Commands.

  2. At the Lock Password prompt, use this key sequence on the phone in order to reset the 7920 power on password lock: *7#9#2#0#*     
  3. Note: For security reason, all of the settings, including phonebook, are set to factory default.

Problem Type

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IP phones and other clients  (Client registration, faulty IP phone, etc.)

IP Phones and Clients

IP phone faulty operation

Common Software and Product Issues

Password recovery

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Bad operational behavior

Crash, reset, failover, etc.

Cannot authenticate

Cannot search, access a page, data, port or other device; cannot play back or retrieve voicemail or mail; cannot locate

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IP phone

Data Network Physical Characteristics


IP Phone Models

Wireless IP phone 7920

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