Partner Release Info & Module Compatibility

Partner ACS Feature Codes:F = Feature Button, XX = Extension Number

  1. F01 = Do Not Disturb
  2. F02 = Exclusive Hold
  3. F03 = Recall
  4. F04 = Save Number Redial
  5. F05 = Last Number Redial
  6. F06 = Conference Drop
  7. F07 = Privacy
  8. F08 = Touch Tone Enable
  9. F09XX = Message Light On
  10. F10XX = Message Light Off
  11. F11,XX,XX = Call Forwarding/Call Follow-Me
  12. F11,XX,PP = Cell Phone Connect
  13. F11,XX,PP Remote Call Forwarding
  14. F12 = Account Code Entry
  15. F13XX = Manual Signaling (beep or ring)
  16. F13*XX = Manual Signaling (voice)
  17. F14 = Voice Mail Transfer
  18. F15 = VMS Cover
  19. F16 = Caller ID Name Display
  20. F17 = Caller ID Inspect
  21. F18 = Voice Interupt on Busy Talk-Back
  22. F19 = Background Music on/off
  23. F20,XX,XX = Call Coverage
  24. F21 = Station Lock
  25. F22 = Station Unlock
  26. F23 = Caller ID Call Logging & Dialing
  27. F24 = Record-a-Call
  28. F25 = Call Screening
  29. F41 = Contact Closure-1
  30. F42 = Contact Closure-2
  31. F59 = System Release Status

Key facts for Avaya Partner ACS

  • Provides 5 line ports and 9 station ports
  • Dual line Caller ID support puts the caller’s name and number on your telephone display
  • 2 PC Card slots for backup/restore of system programming, voice messaging PC cards, ASA/DXD, and software upgrades
  • Direct connection of analog answering machines, fax machines, telephones, and modems to station ports
  • Compatible with Partner Voice Messaging PC Cards, Partner Mail VS, and Partner Messaging Release 1.0 & Release 6.0 voice mail systems
  • Support of 1600 DSL module, a module that contains up to 16 lines on one line jack
  • Compatible with Computer Telephony Integration via PassageWay TAPI (Telephony Application Program Interface) based solutions
  • 100 programmable system speed dial numbers
  • Internal call forwarding and call follow me
  • 2 contact-closure connections to control door locks, security systems, and other devices by using contact-closure adjunct
  • Music port for digital music on hold system
  • SMDR (Station Message Detail Recording) port
  • Built in Paging Port
  • 2 Power failure transfer ports

New Features Added in Release-7.0  (Sept. 2004)

  • Provides 5 lines and 9 stations
  • Loudspeaker Paging Line to allow you to connect a loudspeaker paging system to any line jack on any Partner Module
  • Enhanced backup/restore capabilities to allow you to back up the Partner system programming to either the internal memory of the Partner ACS R7.0 processor or a PC Card
  • Provides an RJ-45 serial port (Admin port) to allow you to connect to the Partner system either directly from the COM port of a PC or via an extenal modem that is connected to the Admin port and administer the system via Administration Software

New Features Added in Release-6.0  (June 2003)

  • T1 Module (Fractional T1). Enables use of fractional T1 with up to 16 voice lines.
  • DID Service Feature Operation (Requires T1 Module). Provides the capability for a DID number to be routed to a Partner extension or hunt group.
  • Cell Phone Connect (Requires T1 Module). Allows calls to a specific extension to be forwarded to a personal speed dial number outside of the Partner System
  • Remote Call Forward. Provides call forwarding without requiring the T1 module.  This feature allows calls to a Partner telephone to be immediately forwarded to a personal speed dial number outside the Partner system.
  • Caller ID delivered to station when transferred from Auto Attendant. Delivers Caller ID information to a display telephone for any call that is connected directly or transferred from the Auto Attendant, ASA, or DXD.

Partner ACS Release History R1-R5

Release 5.0

PARTNER® Endeavor 362EC Module can now be used in Release 5.0. The module will still function in the same manner, thus providing 3 analog CO lines, 6 ETR only station ports, and 2 full function ETR station ports with full tip/ring functionality.
New 012E module that provides additional station capacity. The addition of this new module in the product line allows PARTNER ACS to now support 48 ETR stations.
Remote administration functionality enhancements.

Release 4.0
Connection to local area networks (LANs)/wide area networks (WANs)
Corporate backbone, or multi-tenant hub, for sharing of data and voice over twisted-pair copper phone lines
Business-ready symmetric digital subscriber line (SDSL) with “always-on” Internet connectivity and file uploads/downloads at up to 2 Mbps
Voice over DSL (VoDSL) with the capacity of 16 simultaneous phone conversations
Standard Caller ID providing both caller’s name and number

Release 3.0
Remote Access PC card
Unique line ringing
Fax tone detection
Call screening
Direct extension dialing (DXD) transfer to calling group
Enhanced programming procedures
Remote administration and diagnostics
Automatic Daylight Savings/Standard times
Improved emergency numbers/forced account code information

Release 2.0
Increased line/extension capacity
Caller ID logging
Auto callback of logged calls
Auto System Answer (ASA)/Direct Extension Dialing (DXD) card
308EC line/station module
Line pooling
Call coverage
SMDR talk time output

Release 1.0
This was the first release of the PARTNER® Advanced Communications System.



Partner Expansion Module Compatibility Chart

Partner Release

Partner Plus Release

Partner ACS

Partner II Release

1 2 3 3.1 4.0 4.1 1 2 3 3.1 4.0 4.1 1.0 2.0 3/4/5/6 1 3.0 3.1 4.0 4.1
200E Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
206 R1 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
206 R2 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
206 R3 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
206 R4.1 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
206E R3.0 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
206E R3.1 Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
206EC N N N N N N N N N N N N Y Y Y N Y Y Y Y
400E N N N N N N N N Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y Y
400EC N N N N N N N N N N N N Y Y Y N Y Y Y Y
Y – Second Slot Only
Y– If two 206 modules of different releases are used in the same Partner System, put the later release 206 module in the first slot.  This will assure the customer has the most up-to-date feature set.