Geekzone: technology news, blogs, forums
Guest
Welcome Guest.
You haven't logged in yet. If you don't have an account you can register now.




36 posts

Geek


# 127217 2-Aug-2013 17:22
Send private message

Okay if I had sat down and thought about this, I might have figured it out. 
I decided to get an 'office line' and picked up a Cisco 7940 with a SIP Firmware and subscribed to a 2talk service. 

After a bit of fiddling, I managed to get the phone dialling out and all was okay, then I tried to call inwards with so such luck. 
I read a bit of material, but it does appear to get SIP going I need to open ports, but of course I use Orcon Genius which also 
uses those ports for SIP... 

So I can see no way that I can have a SIP phone behind the Orcon Genius router, unless there is some registration for Port numbers. 

Any VOIP expert opinions out there?

Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer Create new topic
3344 posts

Uber Geek

Trusted
Vocus

  # 870866 2-Aug-2013 17:24
Send private message

Just change the port number on your SIP device, that should be all that's required.

Edit: this works because your sip endpoint does indeed register itself at the other end.  You can then forward this alternate port, if you wish, but the SIP device should be able to keep NAT open (check for a "NAT keepalive" option).

28260 posts

Uber Geek

Moderator
Trusted
Biddle Corp
Lifetime subscriber

  # 870872 2-Aug-2013 17:38
Send private message

My first piece of advice is to buy a new (better) phone.

 
 
 
 


4201 posts

Uber Geek


  # 870886 2-Aug-2013 17:46
Send private message

Yup as sbiddle says..... SPA range is soooo much better.

Next up... you can register to 2Talk on 50600 so that shouldn't get caught in the Genius. So just use sip.2talk.co.nz:50600 and then change the 'SIP port' setting to 50600 too.



36 posts

Geek


  # 870890 2-Aug-2013 17:50
Send private message

Thanks Guys, 50600 worked fine, I'll check sbiddle's blog and see if I can get a better phone that budget allows. for now its working fine with a proxy adjustment to 50600.

Filter this topic showing only the reply marked as answer Create new topic



Twitter and LinkedIn »



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when new discussions are posted in our forums:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when news items and blogs are posted in our frontpage:



Follow us to receive Twitter updates when tech item prices are listed in our price comparison site:





News »

Major Japanese retailer partners with smart New Zealand technology IMAGR
Posted 14-Oct-2019 10:29


Ola pioneers one-time passcode feature to fight rideshare fraud
Posted 14-Oct-2019 10:24


Spark Sport new home of NZC matches from 2020
Posted 10-Oct-2019 09:59


Meet Nola, Noel Leeming's new digital employee
Posted 4-Oct-2019 08:07


Registrations for Sprout Accelerator open for 2020 season
Posted 4-Oct-2019 08:02


Teletrac Navman welcomes AI tech leader Jens Meggers as new President
Posted 4-Oct-2019 07:41


Vodafone makes voice of 4G (VoLTE) official
Posted 4-Oct-2019 07:36


2degrees Reaches Milestone of 100,000 Broadband Customers
Posted 1-Oct-2019 09:17


Nokia 1 Plus available in New Zealand from 2nd October
Posted 30-Sep-2019 17:46


Ola integrates Apple Pay as payment method in New Zealand
Posted 25-Sep-2019 09:51


Facebook Portal to land in New Zealand
Posted 19-Sep-2019 18:35


Amazon Studios announces New Zealand as location for its upcoming series based on The Lord of the Rings
Posted 18-Sep-2019 17:24


The Warehouse chooses Elasticsearch service
Posted 18-Sep-2019 13:55


Voyager upgrades core network to 100Gbit
Posted 18-Sep-2019 13:52


Streaming service Acorn TV launches in New Zealand with selection with British shows
Posted 18-Sep-2019 08:55



Geekzone Live »

Try automatic live updates from Geekzone directly in your browser, without refreshing the page, with Geekzone Live now.


Support Geekzone »

Our community of supporters help make Geekzone possible. Click the button below to join them.

Support Geezone on PressPatron



Are you subscribed to our RSS feed? You can download the latest headlines and summaries from our stories directly to your computer or smartphone by using a feed reader.

Alternatively, you can receive a daily email with Geekzone updates.