Configuring BLF for Pickup Groups

Configuring BLF for Pickup Groups

Background and Pre-Requisites for Pickup Groups with BLF lights
A configured Pickup Group puts more than one extension into a Group ID
A Feature Code or the BLF button itself can be used to answer any ringing Extension in the configured Group ID
For each new Pickup Group ScopTEL automatically assigns a Hint (BLF) which can be added as a BLF context to a supported SIP Phone.
This document will explain how to provision a phone to support one or more Busy Lamp Field buttons for Extensions|Pickup Groups
Pre-Requisites:
A phone that supports BLF keys which is also included by https://blog.scopserv.com/2019/04/supported-sip-devices-in-the-scoptelautomatic-provisioning-system/
Not all Cisco phones support BLF so you must reference https://blog.scopserv.com/2017/07/scoptel-cisco-sip-phone-integration/
scopserv-telephony25-6.6.6.0.5.20190520.el6.scopserv.noarch or higher
The following phones support APS BLF Key|BLF|BLF Mode|Pickup Group drop list configuration
Yealink, Astra, Grandstream, Panasonic, Snom
Polycom phones must be configured with either Speed Dial|Buddy Watch|True or BLF with the Extensions|Pickup Groups|Group ID|Hint
(BLF)|<context> manually entered into the Destination/Extension field

ScopTEL - Configuring BLF for Pickup Groups