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Disable backlight on 5304?

Disable backlight on 5304?

(OP)
Is there a way to disable the backlight on a 5304 IP phone? I have one in a low-light room (observatory) and it's having to be covered up when in use.  

RE: Disable backlight on 5304?

Yes
You need to have rel 4.2 to do this
I might have some firmware files which you can FTP on to the controller which you can use until you have the software which has it included.
 

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RE: Disable backlight on 5304?

(OP)
Actually I am on 4.2. I figured it was somewhere in the CoS options but I don't see it anywhere. How do you do this?

Thanks!

RE: Disable backlight on 5304?

I don't think you can disable backlight but the 5304 are auto dimming

RE: Disable backlight on 5304?

You can indeed turn off the backlight with the correct firmware.
I have installed the 5304's in hotels that required them to turn off after 2 mins so they do not annoy the guests at night.
There is no CoS option for it
The backlight first dims then goes off.
Like I said I still have the firmware if you need it.
However if you upgrade your MCD software you will need to reload it again.

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RE: Disable backlight on 5304?

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Yes, I'm interested in this firmware.

Many thanks for the assistance!

RE: Disable backlight on 5304?

Here you go
http://www.mediafire.com/?y7pnu9oy3iy8a9b
You will need to unzip and then FTP the files into the TFTP folder on the 3300
I would copy the originals to your hard drive first before over writing them with the three files in the zip file

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RE: Disable backlight on 5304?

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Thank you!! Will this image work on MCD 5 as well?

RE: Disable backlight on 5304?

I don't see why not
It is the phone firmware so should be OK

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