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Starting DHCP screen won't clear

My screen reads starting DHCP and won't clear. When I hit the services button twice it is asking me for a admin. password. I don't know what that is, and neither does my network guy.

Is there a default password?

How can I clear if I don't have password?

Thanks for the help

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Re: Starting DHCP screen won't clear

Hi there,
Try using 26567*738 as the default password for the 1120E and 1140E IP phones.

Posted on Nov 20, 2008

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Re: Starting DHCP screen won't clear

You sound as frustrated as i was. Use password for 2007 color phone " color*set" when promted for admin password. Further trick is to "down arrow" for ok. If you get dhcp server startup hit services again and again until you get to admin password again. Enter password and touch down until you see menu for network config which is number 3. Your IT guy should be ready to provide IP and whether DHCP is full or partial and provide IP for BCM. You have about 3 minutes before timeout.

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Re: Starting DHCP screen won't clear

The pasword is "color*set*....... thanks!

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