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Pairing A Poly Rove Handset To A B2 Base

Objective Edit section Edit section 

Pairing a Poly Rove handset to an active B2 Base unit.

Applies To Edit section Edit section 

  • Poly Rove B2 Base

  • Poly Rove 30 Handset

  • Poly Rove 40 Handset


Procedure Edit section Edit section 

1. Press and hold the button at the top of the B2 Base until it starts blinking green

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2. On the handset you wish to pair, press the menu button


3. Navigate to Settings -> Connectivity -> Register -> Select first empty slot -> Enter Access/PIN Code (currently '0000' for all Rove devices)

4. Press Ok and the handset should register

5. Repeat steps 2-3 until all handsets are registered

6. Press and hold the button at the top of the B2 Base until it STOPS blinking and is solid green

7. To double-check that the handset is registered, you can press and immediately release the B2 Base button, and that will start paging all registered handsets

Additional details and a video may be found here.

Additional Information

Known Poly limitations on Poly Rove B2:

  • Maximum of 5 concurrent calls when G722 codec is used on all calls.

  • Maximum of 4 concurrent calls when G729a codec is used on all calls.

  • When G722 codec is enabled on the base, even if all calls negotiate to G711 codec, the maximum number of calls is 9.

  • SRTP cannot be enabled on this device in Admin Console. If this feature is required, please reach out to our support team who can enable it.

  • Poly does not yet support SIP Publishes on Rove devices, so no quality metrics will be available in ‘Analytics for 8x8 Work.

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