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How to add a phonebook to aastra 55i an 51i systems

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Hello,

I'm trying to put a csv file in my aastra telephones to make the directory have numbers to dial to.
I have acces the phones webpage and went to configuration server
filled in the http server ip address and the http path.

I made a new directory on the server called aastra.
Inside this directory are 2 files.
1 is called aastra.cfg
and 1 is called phonebook.csv
In the aastra.cfg file there is 1 information line.

directory 1: phonebook.csv

In the phonbook.csv file I have 3 telephone numbers

home, 123456789
work, 123456789
friend, 123465789

This is what I found on information on configuring the phonebook. But as I go to the directory service on the phone it displays a message. Phonebook is empty.

Does anyone know what I'm doing wrong?


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by:grblades
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That is basically what I am doing on our 480i phones and it works fine. The only difference is that I am loading the config from a tftp server instead of a web server.
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by:osa2
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Do you have diffrent setting like

directory : phonebook.csv?
directory 1: phonebook.csv
Directory

is the csv file in the correct format?
could you give the exact info in the aastra.cfg file?

Best regards
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aastra.cfg :-
directory 1: 480i_phonebook
sip vmail: 6599

Part of 480i_phonebook :-
Appleton Julie,6081
Baker Claudia,6091
Bateman Sam,6015
Betson Renata,6134
Blades Gareth,6152

I got all my info from the administration manual at :-
http://www.aastra.com/cps/rde/xchg/SID-3D8CCB6A-B8E05C3D/04/hs.xsl/19468.htm#dl_instructions
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by:osa2
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Thank you. I have downloaded the admin manual for the phone and everything is here.
Best regards.
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