Updating screen events
Both Lync Server and Skype for Business Server platforms include this in-band firmware updating service and leveraging this capability is inherently available in the Trio as well.
This previous article outlines exactly how to configure VVX phones to utilize this and the same configuration applies to the Trio.
Once confirmed the notification icon of a spinning gear should appear in the upper right corner of the display.
In addition if the USB drive contains an activity LED then it should be flashing to indicate that the phone is currently reading the files from the disk.
The same steps listed at the beginning of this recent article can be used to upgrade the phone firmware if not already familiar with it.
If the Lync Base Profile is currently enabled on the Trio then the web management interface will be disabled by default.
As stated because the Trio uses the same base UCS platform then the Trio will adhere to any existing DHCP, LLDP, or other network configuration parameters specific to the IP phones. The Microsoft native firmware update process that was added to Lync Server 2010 to support Lync Phone Edition devices has been supported by Polycom VVX phones for over two years now, as of the initial 5.0 firmware release.
Once the 5.4.0 Rev BB release has been applied to the phone then this manual step will no longer be required for future updates as the phone will now recognize the correct firmware file names automatically.
My Excel tool performs a long task, and I'm trying to be kind to the user by providing a progress report in the status bar, or in some cell in the sheet, as shown below.
This article will also be updated over time to include the latest available release along with a documented history of all firmware releases pertinent to Lync and Skype for Business platforms.
name has been dropped form the Trio product family.) All content and guidance in this article applies equally to both models.