Local Contact Directory Parameters

The following parameters configure the local contact directory.

Table 1. Local Contact Directory Parameters

Template

Parameter

Permitted Values

Change Causes

Restart or Reboot

features.cfg

dir.local.contacts.maxNum

Set the maximum number of contacts that can be stored in the Local Contact Directory. The maximum number varies by phone model, refer to section ‘Maximum Capacity of the Local Contact Directory'.

VVX 101, 150, 201: Default 99 contacts, Maximum 99 contacts

VVX 3xx, 4xx, 5xx, 6xx, and business media phones and business IP phones: Default 500 contacts, Maximum 500 contacts

Polycom Trio 8800 and 8500:
  • 2000 (default)
  • Maximum 3000 contacts

Yes

features.cfg

dir.local.passwordProtected

0 (default) - Disable password protection of the local Contact Directory.

1 - Enables password protection of the local Contact Directory.

No

features.cfg

dir.local.readonly

0 (default) - Disable read only protection of the local Contact Directory.

1 - Enable read-only protection of the local Contact Directory.

No

features.cfg

feature.directory.enabled

0 (default) - The local contact directory is disabled when the Polycom Trio solution Base Profile is set to Lync.

1 - The local directory is enabled when the Polycom Trio solution Base Profile is set to Lync.

No

features.cfg

dir.search.field

Specify whether to search the directory by first name or last name.

0 (default) - Contact directory searches are sorted by contact's last name. 1 - Contact directory searches are sorted by first name.

No

site.cfg

voIpProt.SIP.specialEvent.checkSync.downloadDirectory

0 (default) - The phone downloads updated directory files after receiving a checksync NOTIFY message.

1 - The phone downloads the updated directory files along with any software and configuration updates after receiving a checksync NOTIFY message. The files are downloaded when the phone restarts, reboots, or when the phone downloads any software or configuration updates.

Note: The parameter hotelingMode.type set to 2 or 3 overrides this parameter.

No

features.cfg

dir.local.passwordProtected

Specify whether you are prompted for an Admin/User password when adding, editing, or deleting contacts in the Contact Directory.

No

features.cfg

dir.local.UIenabled

1 (default) – The Directory menus provide access to Favorites/Speed Dial and Contact Directory entries and display the Favorites quick access menu on the Home screen of the VVX 500/501 and 600/601 business media phones.

0 – The local Contact Directory and Favorites/Speed Dial menu entries are not available. The Favorites quick access menu on the Home screen are not available on the VVX 500/501 and 600/601 business media phones.

Set to 0 when dir.local.readOnly is set to 1 to add speed dials and macros on the phone and prevent user modification.

If your call control platform provides direct contact integration and you want to prevent any access to the local directory, set feature.directory.enabled=0.

No

features.cfg

feature.pauseAndWaitDigitEntryControl.enabled

1 (default) - Enable processing of control characters in the contact phone number field. When enabled, ',' or 'p' control characters cause a one second pause.

For example, ',' or 'p' control characters cause a one second pause. ';' or 'w' control character cause a user prompt that allows a user-controlled wait. Subsequent digits entered to the contact field are dialed automatically.

0 - Disable processing of control characters.

No

features.cfg

up.regOnPhone

0 (default) – Contacts you assign to a line key display on the phone in the position assigned.

1 – Contacts you assign to a line key are pushed to the attached expansion module.

Yes