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Warnings and Cautions
1. Introduction
2. Unit Description
2.1. Front Panel Indicators
2.2. Back Panel
3. Quick Start Guide
3.2. Hardware Installation
3.2.1. Apply Power to the NetLink II
3.2.2. Connect your PC to the NetLink II
3.3. Communicating with the NetLink II
3.3.1. Access via Console Port or Modem
3.3.2. Access via Network
3.4. Connect your PBX to the NetLink II
4. Hardware Installation
4.1. Connect the NetLink II to your Power Supply
4.2. Set-Up Switches
4.2.1. Console Port Password
4.2.2. Power Up Console Defaults
4.2.3 Modem Speaker
4.3. Reset to Defaults
4.4. Connecting Cables and Phone Line
4.4.1. PBX Input Port
4.4.2. Modem Port
4.4.3. Console Port
4.4.4. Network Port
5. Configuration
5.1. Command Mode Access
5.2. Menu System Conventions
5.3. Set System Parameters
5.3.1. The User Directory Administrator Access Adding New User Accounts Editing and Deleting User Accounts Viewing the User Directory
5.3.2 Real-Time Clock Settings
5.4. Port Configuration
5.4.1. PBX Serial Input Port Field Suppression; The Lucent Switch Feature
5.4.2. PBX IP Port Configuration
5.4.3. Console Port Configuration
5.4.4. Modem Port Configuration Dialback Security
5.4.5. Network Port Configuration The IP Security Feature The Email Text Messaging Parameters Menu PPP Dialout Configuration
5.4.6. Push File Configuration
5.4.7. Server Configuration
6. Menu System Description
6.1. Software Tree
7. Status Screens
7.1. Buffer Status Screen
7.2. File List Screen
7.4. The User Directory
7.5 PBX Port Status Screen
7.6. The PBX IP Port Status Screen
7.7. The Console Port Status Screen
7.8. The Modem Port Status Screen
7.9. The Network Port Status Screen
7.10. Scheduled Action Status Screens
7.11. PBX Inactivity Alarm Status Screens
7.12. 80 Full Alarm Status Screen
7.13. Data Filters Alarms Status Screen
7.15. Reason for Action Screen
7.16. Alarm Filter Clue Status Screens
8. The Data Filters
8.1. The Data Filter Configuration Menus
8.2. Defining the Data Filter Format
8.3. Defining Data Filter Clues
8.4. Logical and Relational Operators 8.4. Logical and Relational Operators
8.4.1. Logical AND-OR Conditions Logical AND Conditions Logical OR Conditions
8.4.2. The Contains String Operator
8.5. Real Time Variables
8.6. Assigning the Data Filter to a Port
8.7. Data Filter Definition Examples
9. The Alarm Filters
9.1. Common Types of Suspect Phone Activity
9.2. The Alarm Configuration Menu
9.2.1. Default Alarm Filter Actions
9.3. The Alarm Filter Configuration Menus
9.4. Defining the Alarm Filter Format
9.5. Defining Alarm Filter Clues
9.5.1. Alarm Clue Definition
9.5.2. Editing and Deleting Clues
9.6. Logical and Relational Operators
9.6.1. Logical AND-OR Conditions Logical AND Conditions Logical OR Conditions
9.6.2. The Contains String Operator
9.7. Real Time Variables
9.8. Assigning the Alarm Filter to a Port
9.9. Match Parameter Definition Examples
10. PBX Inactivity Alarms
10.1. Schedules and Timers
10.2. Enabling the PBX Inactivity Alarm
11. The 80 Full Alarm
12. Alarm Actions
12.1. Alarm Actions for Alarm Filter Clues
12.2. Alarm Action Summary
12.2.1. None
12.2.2. Callout
12.2.3. Alphanumeric Page
12.2.4. Numeric Page
12.2.6. Email Text Message
12.2.7. Console
12.3. The Auto Execute Function
13. Scheduled Actions
14. Saving NetLink II Parameters
14.1. Saving Parameters to Flash Memory
14.2. Saving and Restoring Parameters from an ASCII File
14.2.1. Saving Parameters to an ASCII File
14.2.2. Saving Parameters to an ASCII File
14.3. Configuring NetLink II with Saved Parameters
15. Buffer Functions
15.1. Memory Partitions and Shared Data
15.1.1. Partitions and Files
15.1.2. Setting the Partition
15.1.3. Releasing the Partition
15.2. Menu Driven Data Release
15.2.1. The Buffer Functions Menu
15.2.2. Read Session Parameters
15.3. Command Driven Data Release
15.3.1. Command B00
15.3.2. The B01 Command Line
15.3.3. Command B01 Examples
15.3.4. Other Commands Used During Data Release
15.4. Retrieving Data Using the Push Function
15.4.1. File Names Created by the Push Function
15.4.2. Push Start Time
15.5. Retrieving Data Using the Server Function
15.5.1. File Names Created by the Server Feature
15.6. The Auto Delete Function
15.7. Zmodem Data Release Mode
16. Other Menu Functions
16.1. System Functions
16.1.1. Pass-Through Mode
16.1.2. Monitor Mode
16.1.3. Clear Alarm Condition
16.1.4. Clear Alarm Counters
16.1.5. Download Parameters
16.1.6. Audit Trail
16.1.7. Upload Firmware
16.1.8. Download SSH Server Keys
16.2. System Diagnostics
16.2.1. Load and Test Memory
16.2.2. Send Test Message
16.2.3. Test Pager
16.2.4. Send Test SNMP
16.2.5 Send Test SYSLOG Message
16.3. Reboot System
17. Command Reference Guide
17.1. Command Mode Access
17.2. Command Help
17.3. Command Syntax
17.4. Command Summary
A. Specifications
B. Description of System Interfaces
B.1. Serial PBX Input Port
B.2. Console Port
C. Administrator Functions and User Functions
C.1. Security Mode at Start Up
C.2. Dialback Security
C.3. Administrator Mode and User Mode Functions
D. Alarm Clue Definition Tips
D.1. Headers Banners and Other Non-Data
D.1.1. The Comparative Operators
D.1.1.1. Limit Comparisons
D.1.1.2. Exclude Non-Data Characteristics
D.1.2. Exact Match with PBX Call Record Format
D.2. Programming Support
E. SSH Application Notes
E.1. Windows XP - Assign a User Name
E.2. Create the User Name in the WINSSHD Application
E.3. Generate Netlink client keys
E.4. Import the Client Keys Into the WINSSHD Application
E. Customer Service
PollCat NetLink II B

5.4.1. PBX Serial Input Port


At the Port Configuration Menu, type 1and then press [Enter]. The PBX Port Configuration menu (Figure 5.8) includes the following items: 
Communication Settings: 
1 Baud Rate: Selects the baud rate for the PBX Input Port. Any standard rate from 1200 bps to 115.2K bps.  (Default = 9600.) 
2 Data Bits: Selects 7 or 8 Data Bits. (Default = 7.) 
3 Parity:  Selects Even, Odd, or No Parity.  (Default = Even.) 
4 Stop Bits: Selects 1 or 2 stop bits. (Default = 1.) 
5 Handshake Mode: Selects flow control for the PBX Input Port; XON/XOFF, RTS/CTS, both, or None.  (Default = None.) 
Input Parameters: 
11. Time/Date Stamp: The date stamp can be inserted at the beginning of each record received by this port. This prompt is used to disable the function, or select the short format or long format. The short format (PollCat III Compatible) lists Month, Date, Hour and Minute; the long format lists Month, Date, Year, Hour, Minute, and Second.  (Default = Off.) 
12. Serial Number Stamp: Inserts a six digit number at the beginning of all records received by this port. (Default = Off.) 
1. Baud Rate: 9600 11. Time/Date Stmp: Off
2. Data Bits: 7 12. Serial No Stmp: Off
3. Parity: Even 13. Strip Non-Prnt: On
4. Stop Bits: 1 14. End Character: ^J 
5. Handshake Mode: None 15. Alarm Filter: Off
Store Alm Data: Both
Data Filter: Off
PBX Inact Alm: Off
 31. Lucent Switch 
Enter selection,Press <ESC> to return to previous menu ... 
Figure 5.8:  PBX Port Configuration Menu 
13. Strip Non-Printables: Conserves memory by excluding characters such as Nuls and Dels. (Default = On.) 
14. End Character: Defines the End-of-Record (EOR) character that NetLink II expects to see at the end of each record received at this port. (Default = ^J (Line Feed).) 
15. Alarm Filter:  Enables/disables the Alarm Filter and selects the Alarm Filter for this port. The Alarm Filter monitors data, and notifies the user when specific types of data are detected.  For more information, please refer to Section 9. (Default = Off.) 
16. Store Alarm Data: Determines where NetLink II will store alarm data received via this port. Alarm Records can be stored in the Alarm File, the Standard (non-alarm) File, or both files.  For more information, please refer to Section 15.1.1. (Default = Both.) 
17. Data Filter: Enables/disables the Data Filter and selects the Data Filter used by this port. The Data Filter conserves memory and cuts polling time by excluding records not needed for your application. For more information, please refer to Section 8. (Default = Off.) 
18. PBX Inactivity Alarm:  Enables/disables the PBX Inactivity Alarm and selects the format for this port. The inactivity alarm monitors the flow of data from the PBX and notifies the user if the flow stops.  For further instructions, please refer to Section 10. (Default = Off.) 
Field Suppression: 
31. Lucent Switch: This Item can be used to suppress the phone number field in certain data records, as described in Section  This feature is useful in instances where local regulations prohibit the transfer of phone number records via network. 
1. Supp Num In: Source 
2. Supp Num Out: Off 
3. Supp Trunk: Off 
4. Num Chars In: 4 
5. Num Chars Out: 4 
1. Dest Num Loc: 12 
2. Src Num Loc: 34 
3. In Trunk Loc: 14 
4. Out Trunk Loc: 50 
1. Dest Num Len: 22 
2. Src Num Len: 12 
3. In Trunk Len: 24 
4. Out Trunk Len: 4 
Enter selection,Press <ESC> to return to previous menu ...