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W56H Mac Address
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RE: W56H Mac Address
(03-06-2021 01:29 AM)Phoneperson Wrote:  Well, that does make perfect sense. Thank you.

So the issue is the MAC address of the base station.

However, that brings up other questions; how does the base station keep the handset separate, and how does PBX software know which handset to target?

The base/handsets have some kind of other identifier (I think it is the IPUI code, that you can see in the handset's setting Status>Handset). As far as I know that is not something that can be used by us (users.)

The other way (visible to us) that the base identifies the handsets is ones it is subscribed to a base the base gives it a Handset number (Handset 1, Handset 2, etc.) That can be used to assign Accounts (each Registered extension is a seperate account in the base) to Handsets.

This is done (in the web gui) under Account>Number Assignment, or in provisioning through something like:
handset.1.incoming_lines =
handset.1.dial_out_lines =
handset.1.dial_out_default_line =
03-06-2021 01:45 AM
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W56H Mac Address - Phoneperson - 03-06-2021, 12:41 AM
RE: W56H Mac Address - Yisroel_MongoTEL - 03-06-2021, 01:22 AM
RE: W56H Mac Address - Phoneperson - 03-06-2021, 01:29 AM
RE: W56H Mac Address - Yisroel_MongoTEL - 03-06-2021 01:45 AM
RE: W56H Mac Address - Phoneperson - 03-06-2021, 02:00 AM

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