Howto configure DHCP Options 66 for FTP login

Howto configure DHCP Options 66 for FTP login

cisco meraki

You can use DHCP Option 66 to configure FTP login for all devices in your network.

This is used for the boot server address for Devices.  (Example: aastra phones, Polycom Phones …)

Phone normally loads its configuration files using TFTP but this string instructs the phone to use FTP instead resulting in a faster boot time.

DHCP Options

Option 66: TFTP Server name (66)

Value: ftp://ftpuser:ftppassword@ftpserver

Example on Meraki:

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