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NOTE: We have seen instances where installing the SPA942 behind a firewall which blocks ICMP packets causes problems with registration. Try turning off any ICMP blocking on your firewall.
You must first determine what IP address it received. To do this, on the phone dial pad, press the "envelope" button and then press the button under the LCD screen word "save".
Go to any browser equipped computer on your network and enter the address: http://<IP ADDRESS>/
(where <IP ADDRESS> is replaced by the address that was given to you in STEP 1).
Click on the "Admin Login" button near the top right side of the screen, then click on the "Ext 1" tab.
You need to modify only a few parameters from the factory default. They are listed here:
||Enter the phone number you chose when you signed up for VarPhonex service.
Enter the password that you chose when you signed up for VarPhonex service.
If the second extension is needed, click on Ext2 and repeat Step 4. Please make sure to increment the SIP port by one. For example, Ext1 SIP port: 5066; Ext2 SIP port: 5067.