Cloud PBX Guide: Taking a Phone Home
Depending on your office’s network configuration, you may be able to use your phone at home.
Installing a Phone at Home
To install the phone at home, you need an Ethernet cable and an AC power supply.
- Plug either end of the Ethernet cable into the phone’s LAN jack.
- Connect the other end of the cable to your home router or switch.
- Connect the supplied the AC adapter to the phone and to a working AC outlet. The phone is now ready for use.
Note: Your provider cannot guarantee call quality or reliability with phones not on the provider’s data network. In addition, E911 services might not work properly when removing a phone from the office.
Troubleshooting a Remote Phone
In the unlikely event you encounter a problem using the phone at home, consider the following troubleshooting suggestions.
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