Colony Bell for 3CX Phone System.
Free Version - Colony Bell
The Free version of the Colony Bell expires on January 1, 2018. We expect to have an updated version that will expire at a later date. The colony bell application is a Windows application that allows you to play a ring tone on all selected ip phones and phone devices.
Paid Version - Colony Bell
The paid version of the app does not have an expiry date. It also allows the bell to be sounded from any authorized phone extension. The Colony Phone app allows the extensions that can initiate the chime to be limited to authorized extension. The application comes with 10 bell chimes and more can be added. The multicast address used to broadcast the chime can also be modified in the paid version.
The Colony Bell app working with Multicast channels. Each phone and other paging device that you would like the bell to chime on will need to be configured for the Multicast channel. Currently the multicast channel is fixed and cannot be changed. In future versions the multicast channel will be configurable. The multicast channel that must be configured is: 188.8.131.52 and with a multicast port of: 10000.