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I have four phones on the system, two 6714s and and two 6706x with four incoming lines. The led on one of the lines does not light on the two 6706x models. I pulled out the phone line of one of the troubled units and reconnected while pressing the mute button. All leds were lit so I know it isn?t an led light failure. If this some kind of programming issue?

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  • norman330 Oct 04, 2010

    This phone has no A/C adapter. I tried taking out the phone line and pressing the line button while re-inserting the phone line but this does not work.

  • norman330 Oct 04, 2010

    I tried to re-insert the phone line while depressing the button that does not light. This did not help.

  • norman330 Oct 04, 2010

    Thanks Carl, but I don't see anything in the manual relating to the led light going on or off. Can you tell me specifically what programming to try. I think the port was originally programmed for a 6714. How do I make it for a 6706 without clearing all of the phone programing?

  • norman330 Oct 05, 2010

    Cnavarro certainly deserves the name "Guru". Thank you for your help, - the problem has been resolved.

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It is. 6706's have funny mapping in that it's probably in a port programmed with and for a 6714. You can verify that if you plug the 6714 into the same jack and your 2 missing lines will show up :-)

Somewhere, like on my website, I have a progamming guide. If you check out pages 66 and 67 of the pdf, you'll see what the phones overlays and buttons map out to. If, somehow, that looks right and you have an XE system, then the programming section will guide you on how to map the buttons. The phone type for a 6706 and a 6714 is the same in software, just different buttons.
http://www.public.carl.airpost.net/Comdial/Executech%20XE%20System%20Manual.pdf

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    Carl Navarro Oct 04, 2010

    LOL. It's been a few years since I've programed one of these. Take a look a pdf page 48. Do you see the numbers on the buttons of a 6714 and a 6706? A 6714 is missing buttons B3-B5
    and a 6706 is missing A5, A5 (and A7) A12,A13, (and A14). Programming access and mapping instructions begin on page 49 with 63 being the specific instructions for command 59. So, to get you started, from extension 10, plug in a 6714, and make note of where your 4 lines are. Now, from that same extension, press ITCM *#746* and dial 59.


    Now you just have to figure out what buttons map where :-)

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    Carl Navarro Oct 04, 2010

    Oops, my proofreading skills failed. The A field is 5,6,7 and the 6714 is missing 4 B buttons.

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Hello,

Try reset the phone first, follow this steps or the out lined steps in the manual. Turn off the phone, remove the AC adapter, press and hold the page/call button that is on the phone and plug back your Ac adapter, this will fix the problem.

Take care.

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