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) as that information is important when approving any pending updates.
The ) to indicate a newer version, in addition to the last four digits being incremented.
As these letter codes come from engineering pre-release builds then whichever package makes it to general availability is the code that is used, so that is why they simply aren’t contiguous (e.g.
If a new update is available LPE devices will wait for a certain period of inactivity on the phone and then automatically download, waiting again for more idle time before rebooting itself to complete the process.
VVX devices operate in the same way but also offer two important improvements: (1) the inactivity timeout is configurable and (2) when a new update is available the device will prompt the user to install it immediately if desired, or defer if not.
Initial release with support for Lync Device Update services in both Lync Server 2010 and Lync Server 2013.
Also includes support for the following new features: * Boss/Admin (Shared Line Appearances) – Phase 1 * Better Together Over Ethernet (BTOE) – Phase 1 * Lync Address Book Web Query (ABWQ) * Call Park and Retrieval * Peer-to-Peer Video Calling (Lync 2010 only)Major release including Lync Qualification, hotfixes and the following new features: * Improved Lync Contact Card support with Call to and Transfer to Voicemail * Improved Boss/Admin transferring behavior * PIN Authentication support from web UI * Color Expansion Module support for Lync (previously only available in 4.x firmware)Maintenance release including hotfixes and the following enhancements: * Addressed bandwidth issues seen on some VVX models with CAC * Added new parameters to control various physical and display options Major release including hotfixes and the following new Lync features: * Enhanced BTo E 3.0.0 client with Audio playback support * Centralized Conference Control Protocol (CCCP) support * Exchange Autodiscover Support * Safe Transfer for Boss/Admin scenarios * Music On Hold Updated support for Skype for Business 2015 Server environments * Registration for Skype for Business Online tenants in Office 365 * Improved first time user sign-in experience including Time Zone selection Major release including hotfixes and the following new features: * Skype for Business themed UI for VVX 500/600 models * New Web Sign-In authentication method * Call Transfer UI improvements and support for distribution list expansion * * Updated Sf B User Interface on VVX 4xx, 5xx, 6xx series phone models * Join button available for Skype Meeting created by external parties * Device Lock screen redesigned with various improvements and contact photo support * Multi-Factor Authentication support added for some third parties like Ping Federate and Okta * Web Proxy Auto discovery (WPAD) Support * Support for the SILK audio codec * Hotdesking support for Lync/Sf B Server deployments * Manual network-based BTo E pairing without the need for physical Ethernet uplink In order to successfully download the UCS firmware package from the Lync Server to a VVX phone the device must first be running at least version 184.108.40.20674 which was the first officially released version to support the Lync Device Update service.
The only differences are how the updates are packaged and where they are stored on the server.
As important as upgrading the firmware is, having a way to reverse the update is just as imperative.