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Administrator Offline Cause No. 1 “unassigned (unallocated) number” (UMTS specific cause values for call control) Cause value = 2 IMSI unknown in HLR (Causes related to MS identification)

This cause indicates that the destination requested by the mobile station cannot be reached because, although the number is

This cause is sent to the MS if the MS is not known (registered) in the HLR. This cause code does not affect operation of the G

Cause value = 3 Illegal MS (Causes related to MS identification) This cause is sent to the MS when the network refuses service

Cause No. 3 “no route to destination” (UMTS specific cause values for call control) This cause indicates that the called user ca

Cause value = 4 IMSI unknown in VLR (Causes related to MS identification) This cause is sent to the MS when the given IMSI is

Cause value = 5 IMEI not accepted (Causes related to MS identification) This cause is sent to the MS if the network does not a

Cause value = 6 Illegal ME (Causes related to MS identification) This cause is sent to the MS if the ME used is not acceptable t

Cause No. 6 “channel unacceptable” (UMTS specific cause values for call control) This cause indicates the channel most recen

Cause value = 7 GPRS services not allowed (Additional cause codes for GMM) This cause is sent to the MS if it requests an IMS

Cause value = 8 GPRS services and non-GPRS services not allowed (Additional cause codes for GMM) This cause is sent to the

Cause No. 8 “operator determined barring” (GPRS specific cause values for session management) This cause indicates that th Cause value = 10 Implicitly detached (Additional cause codes for GMM) This cause is sent to the MS either if the network has

Cause value = 9 MS identity cannot be derived by the network (Additional cause codes for GMM) This cause is sent to the MS

Cause value = 11 PLMN not allowed (Cause related to subscription options) This cause is sent to the MS if it requests location

Cause value = 12 Location Area not allowed (Cause related to subscription options) This cause is sent to the MS if it requests l

Cause value = 13 Roaming not allowed in this location area (Cause related to subscription options) This cause is sent to an MS

Cause value = 14 GPRS services not allowed in this PLMN (Additional cause codes for GMM) This cause is sent to the MS whic

Cause value = 15 No Suitable Cells In Location Area (Cause related to subscription options) This cause is sent to the MS if it re

NOTE: Cause #15 and cause #12 differ in the fact that cause #12 does not trigger the MS to search for another allowed locatio

Cause No.16 “normal call clearing” (UMTS specific cause values for call control) This cause indicates that the call is being clear

Cause value = 16 MSC temporarily not reachable” (Additional cause codes for GMM) This cause is sent to the MS if it requests

Cause value = 17 “Network failure” (Causes related to PLMN specific network failures and congestion / Authentication Failure

Cause No.17 “user busy” (UMTS specific cause values for call control) This cause is used when the called user has indicated th

Cause No. 18 “no user responding” (UMTS specific cause values for call control) This cause is used when a user does not respo

Cause No. 19 “user alerting, no answer” (UMTS specific cause values for call control) This cause is used when a user has provi

Cause value = 20 “MAC failure” (Causes related to PLMN specific network failures and congestion/Authentication Failures) Th

Cause value = 21 “Synch failure” (Causes related to PLMN specific network failures and congestion/Authentication Failures) T

Cause No. 21 “call rejected” (UMTS specific cause values for call control) This cause indicates that the equipment sending this

Cause No. 22 “number changed” (UMTS specific cause values for call control) This cause is returned to a calling mobile station

Cause value = 22 “Congestion”(Causes related to PLMN specific network failures and congestion/Authentication Failures) This

Cause value = 23 “GSM authentication unacceptable”(Causes related to PLMN specific network failures and congestion/Authe

Cause No. 25 “pre-emption” (UMTS specific cause values for call control) This cause is returned to the network when a mobil

Cause value = 25 “LLC or SNDCP failure (GSM only)” (GPRS specific cause values for session management) This cause code is u Cause No. 26 “non-selected user clearing” (UMTS specific cause values for call control)

Cause value = 26 “Insufficient resources“ (GPRS specific cause values for session management) This cause code is used by the

Cause No. 27 “destination out of order” (UMTS specific cause values for call control) This cause indicates that the destination

Cause value = 27 “Unknown or missing access point name” (GPRS specific cause values for session management) This cause c Cause value = 28 “Unknown PDP address or PDP type” (GPRS specific cause values for session management) This cause code

Cause No. 28 “invalid number format (incomplete number)” (UMTS specific cause values for call control) This cause indicates

Cause No. 29 “facility rejected” (UMTS specific cause values for call control) This cause is returned when a facility requested b

Cause value = 29 “User authentication failed” (GPRS specific cause values for session management) This cause code is used by

Cause No. 30 “response to STATUS ENQUIRY” (UMTS specific cause values for call control) This cause is included in STATUS m

Cause value = 30 “Activation rejected by GGSN” (GPRS specific cause values for session management) This cause code is used

Cause No. 31 “normal, unspecified” (UMTS specific cause values for call control) This cause is used to report a normal event o

Cause value = 31 “Activation rejected, unspecified” (GPRS specific cause values for session management) This cause code is u

Cause value = 32 “Service option not supported” (GPRS specific cause values for session management) This cause code is used

Cause value = 33 ”Requested service option not subscribed”(GPRS specific cause values for session management) This cause i

Cause No. 34 “no circuit/channel available” (Resource unavailable class) This cause indicates that there is no appropriate circu

Cause value = 34 “Service option temporarily out of order” (Causes related to nature of request) This cause is sent when the M

Cause value = 35 “NSAPI already used” (GPRS specific cause values for session management) This cause code may be used by

Cause value = 36 “Regular PDP context deactivation” (GPRS specific cause values for session management) This cause code is Cause No. 38 “network out of order” (Resource unavailable class) Cause value = 38 Call cannot be identified (Causes related to nature of request) This cause is sent when the network cannot identify the call associated with a call re-establishment request. Cause value = 38 Network failure (GPRS specific cause values for session management) Cause value = 39 Reactivation requested (GPRS specific cause values for session management) This cause code is used by the network to request a PDP context reactivation after a GGSN restart.

Cause value = 37 “QoS not accepted” (GPRS specific cause values for session management) This cause code is used by the MS

This cause indicates that the network is not functioning correctly and that the condition is likely to last a relatively long period

This cause code is used by the network to indicate that the PDP context deactivation is caused by an error situation in the net

Cause value = 40 No PDP context activated (Additional cause codes for GMM) Cause value = 40 Feature not supported (GPRS specific cause values for session management) Cause No. 41 “temporary failure” (Resource unavailable class) Cause value = 41 semantic error in the TFT operation. (GPRS specific cause values for session management) Cause No. 42 “switching equipment congestion” (Resource unavailable class) This cause indicates that the switching equipment generating this cause is experiencing a period of high traffic. Cause value = 42 syntactical error in the TFT operation. (GPRS specific cause values for session management) Cause No. 43 “access information discarded” (Resource unavailable class) Cause value = 43 unknown PDP context (GPRS specific cause values for session management) Cause No. 44 “requested circuit/channel not available” (Resource unavailable class) This cause is returned when the circuit or channel indicated by the requesting entity cannot be provided by the other side of Cause value = 44 semantic errors in packet filter(s) (GPRS specific cause values for session management) Cause value = 45 syntactical error in packet filter(s) (GPRS specific cause values for session management) Cause value = 46 PDP context without TFT already activated (GPRS specific cause values for session management) This cause code is used by the network to indicate that the network has already activated a PDP context without TFT. Cause No. 47 “resource unavailable, unspecified” (Resource unavailable class) This cause is used to report a resource unavailable event only when no other cause in the resource unavailable class applies. Cause No. 49 “quality of service unavailable” (Service or option not available class) Cause No. 50 “Requested facility not subscribed” (Service or option not available class) Cause No. 55 “Incoming calls barred within the CUG” (Service or option not available class) Cause No. 57 “bearer capability not authorized” (Service or option not available class) Cause No. 58 “bearer capability not presently available” (Service or option not available class) Cause No. 63 “service or option not available, unspecified” (Service or option not available class)

This cause is sent to the MS if the MS requests an establishment of the radio access bearers for all active PDP contexts by sen

This cause code is used by the MS to indicate that the PDP context activation initiated by the network is not supported by the

This cause indicates that the network is not functioning correctly and that the condition is not likely to last a long period of tim

This cause code is used by the network to indicate that the there is a semantic error in the TFT operation included in a second

This cause code is used by the network to indicate that there is a syntactical error in the TFT operation included in a secondar

This cause indicates that the network could not deliver access information to the remote user as requested; i.e., a user-to-use

This cause code is used by the network to indicate that the PDP context identified by the Linked TI IE the secondary PDP cont

This cause code is used by the network to indicate that there is one or more semantic errors in packet filter(s) of the TFT inclu

This cause code is used by the network to indicate that there is one or more syntactical errors in packet filter(s) of the TFT inc

This cause indicates to the mobile station that the requested quality of service, as defined in ITU-T Recommendation X.213, c

This cause indicates that the requested supplementary service could not be provided by the network because the user has no

This cause indicates that although the called party is a member of the CUG for the incoming CUG call, incoming calls are not a

This cause indicates that the mobile station has requested a bearer capability which is implemented by the equipment which

This cause indicates that the mobile station has requested a bearer capability which is implemented by the equipment which

88 “incompatible destination” (Service or option not implemented class) Cause No. 87 “user not member of CUG” (Service or option not implemented class) This cause indicates that the called user for the incoming CUG call is not a member of the specified CUG. Cause No. 96 “invalid mandatory information” (Causes related to invalid messages) Cause No. 97 “message type non-existent or not implemented” (Causes related to invalid messages) Cause No. 101 “message not compatible with protocol state” (Causes related to invalid messages) This cause indicates that one equipment has requested an unrestricted bearer service. 69 “Requested facility not implemented” (Service or option not implemented class) This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause does not support the requested supplementary service. 97 “message type non-existent or not implemented” (Causes related to invalid messages) Cause No. 91 “invalid transit network selection” (Service or option not implemented class) Cause No. 100 “conditional IE error” (Causes related to invalid messages) Cause No. 98 “message type not compatible with protocol state” (Causes related to invalid messages) Cause No. 65 “bearer service not implemented” (Service or option not implemented class) This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause does not support the bearer capability requested. Cause No. 70 “only restricted digital information bearer capability is available” (Service or option not implemented class) Cause No. Cause No. 79 “service or option not implemented. 96 “invalid mandatory information” (Causes related to invalid messages) Cause No. Cause No. but that the equipment sending this ca This cause is used to report a service or option not implemented event only when no other cause in the service or option not This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a message with a transaction identifier which is not c This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a request to establish a call which has low layer comp This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a message with a non-semantical mandatory IE error This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a message with a message type it does not recognize This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a message with a message type it does not recognize This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a message not compatible with the protocol state (su This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a message with conditional IE errors (see subclause 8 This cause indicates that a message has been received which is incompatible with the protocol state or that a STATUS messag . 68 “ACM equal to or greater than ACMmax” (Service or option not available class) This cause is used by the mobile to indicate that call clearing is due to ACM being greater than or equal to ACMmax. unspecified” (Service or option not implemented class) Cause No. Cause No.This cause is used to report a service or option not available event only when no other cause in the service or option not avai Cause No.8). 95 “semantically incorrect message” (Causes related to invalid messages) This cause is used to report receipt of a message with semantically incorrect contents (see subclause 8. 81 “invalid transaction identifier value” (Service or option not implemented class) Cause No. Cause No. 98 “message type not compatible with protocol state” (Causes related to invalid messages) This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a message not compatible with the protocol state. 99 “information element non-existent or not implemented” (Causes related to invalid messages) This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a message which includes information elements not Cause No.

thanks mate ..Cause No. unspecified” (Causes related to invalid messages) This cause is used to report a protocol error event only when no other cause in the protocol error class applies. Cause No. 127 “interworking. unspecified” This cause indicates that a procedure has been initiated by the expiry of a timer in association with 3GPP TS 24.. ThemeUrban . supported by Telecom Traffic. Similar topics Planning scrambling codes(easy way) Planning 3G network base on 2G network LTE Network Architecture Core Network Planning UMTS Network Structure Powered by PunBB. Posts: 2 Pages 1 You must login or register to post a reply Telecom Traffic → 3G → Cause codes from network. 111 “protocol error. thus 2 mahmood_tareque 12-12-2012 08:17:48 New Member Offline wau .008 error han This cause indicates that there has been interworking with a network which does not provide causes for actions it takes. 102 “recovery on timer expiry” Cause No..

cause indicates that the MS has tried to access a service that the MS’s network operator or service provider is not prepared to allow. . e. at the call is being cleared because one of the users involved in the call has requested that the call be cleared. p ed user has indicated the inability to accept another call. the network does not accept emergency call establishment using an IMEI. by subscription. his cause is sent to the MS if it requests a combined IMSI attach for GPRS and non-GPRS services. used is not acceptable to the network. e. MS if it requests an IMSI attach for GPRS services. is not allowed to operate. Under normal situations.g. or if the GMM context d S if it requests location updating in a PLMN where the MS. but when it s another allowed location area on the same PLMN. but is not allowed to operate either of t cause is sent to the MS when the network cannot derive the MS’s identity from the P-TMSI in case of inter-SGSN routing area update. although is may be used by a GMM procedure. s sent to the MS if it requests location updating in a location area where the MS. It is noted that the user equipment is compatible with the call. blacklisted.although the number is in a valid format. by subscription or due to operator determined barring is not allowed to opera o the MS if it requests location updating in a location area where the MS.g. but is not allowed to operate GPRS services. When used by an MM procedure.g. network refuses service to the MS either because an identity of the MS is not acceptable to the network or because the MS does not pass s that the called user cannot be reached because the network through which the call has been routed does not serve the destination desir S when the given IMSI is not known at the VLR. by subscription. th to the MS if it requests a combined GPRS attach or routing are updating in a PLMN where the MSC is temporarily not reachable via the G / Authentication Failures) This cause is sent to the MS if the MSC cannot service an MS generated request because of PLMN failures. ffect operation of the GPRS service. e. s cause is sent to an MS which requests location updating in a location area of a PLMN which offers roaming to that MS in that Location A e is sent to the MS which requests GPRS service in a PLMN which does not offer roaming for GPRS services to that MS. this cause does not affect operation of the GPRS the channel most recently identified is not acceptable to the sending entity for use in this call. some while after the Mobile reachable timer has expired. ther if the network has implicitly detached the MS. is not allowed to operate. it is not currently assigned (allocated).

g. ent) This cause code is used by the MS indicate that a PDP context is deactivated because of a LLC or SNDCP failure (e.3. This cause code is used by the network to indicate that the requested service was rejected by the GGSN.g. anagement) This cause is sent when the MS requests a service option for which it has no subscription. hentication Failures) This cause is sent to the network if the SIM detects that the MAC in the authentication request message is not fresh thentication Failures) This cause is sent to the network if the SIM detects that the SQN in the authentication request message is out of ran a calling mobile station when the called party number indicated by the calling mobile station is no longer assigned.. nt) This cause code is used by the network to indicate that the requested service was rejected due to unspecified reasons. ment) This cause code is used by the network to indicate that the requested service was rejected by the external packet data network be en a facility requested by user can not be provided by the network. e. code is used by the MS if the new QoS cannot be accepted that were indicated by the network in the PDP Context Modification procedur a relatively long period of time.en a user does not respond to a call establishment message with either an alerting or connect indication within the prescribed period of ti d when a user has provided an alerting indication but has not provided a connect indication within a prescribed period of time. although it could have accepted the call because the equipment sending t entication Failures) This cause is sent if the service request cannot be actioned because of congestion (e. no channel. . e is no appropriate circuit/channel presently available to handle the call. immediately re-attempting the call is not likely to be successful. See also subclause 5. facility busy/conge s and congestion/Authentication Failures) This cause is sent to the network in UMTS if the MS supports the UMTS authentication algorith network when a mobile station clears an active call which is being pre-empted by another call with higher precedence. if the SM receives ause code is used by the MS or by the network to indicate that a PDP context activation request. report a normal event only when no other cause in the normal class applies. secondary PDP context activation reques tes that the destination indicated by the mobile station cannot be reached because the interface to the destination is not functioning corr nagement) This cause code is used by the network to indicate that the requested service was rejected by the external packet data networ ol) This cause indicates that the called user cannot be reached because the called party number is not a valid format or is not complete. ) This cause code is used by the network when the MS requests a service which is not supported by the PLMN. rror situation in the network.5. is cause code is used by the network to indicate that the requested service was rejected by the external packet data network due to a fai s included in STATUS messages if the message is sent in response to a STATUS ENQUIRY message. The new called party equipment sending this cause does not wish to accept this call.g. cause is sent when the MSC cannot service the request because of temporary outage of one or more functions required for supporting th e code may be used by a network to indicate that the NSAPI requested by the MS in the PDP context activation request is already used by ment) This cause code is used to indicate a regular MS or network initiated PDP context deactivation.

It is n he secondary PDP context activation request is not active.213. the mobile station may wish to try another call attempt almost immediately. n included in a secondary PDP context activation request or an MS-initiated PDP context modification. high layer compatibility. low layer compatibility. on included in a secondary PDP context activation request or an MS-initiated PDP context modification. ed by the other side of the interface. e.. i. because the user has no completed the necessary administrative arrangements with its supporting networks.. ested. last a long period of time. anagement) xt without TFT.e. filter(s) of the TFT included in a secondary PDP context activation request or an MS-initiated PDP context modification. . incoming calls are not allowed within this CUG. y the equipment which generated this cause but which is not available at this time.g. et filter(s) of the TFT included in a secondary PDP context activation request or an MS-initiated PDP context modification. commendation X. available class applies. or sub-address as indicated in the diagnostic. but the SGSN does not have any active PDP co is not supported by the MS. y the equipment which generated this cause but the mobile station is not authorized to use. cannot be provided.ve PDP contexts by sending a SERVICE REQUEST message indicating “data” to the network. a user-to-user information.

data rate) which cannot be accommodate ical mandatory IE error (see subclause 8.rvice or option not available class applies. r that a STATUS message has been received indicating an incompatible call state.2). pe it does not recognize either because this is a message not defined. l to ACMmax. or defined but not implemented by the equipment sending this caus th the protocol state (subclause 8. hich has low layer compatibility.. ormation elements not recognized because the information element identifier is not defined or it is defined but not implemented by the e errors (see subclause 8. ntary service. mplemented class) uipment sending this cause only supports the restricted version of the requested bearer capability. . th the protocol state. he service or option not implemented class applies.g. high layer compatibility.4). or other compatibility attributes (e. or defined but not implemented by the equipment sending this caus pe it does not recognize either because this is a message not defined. identifier which is not currently in use on the MS-network interface.7.5).

PP TS 24. thus. the precise cause for a message which is being sent cannot be ascertained inShare5 .008 error handling procedures. or actions it takes.

N routing area update. d to operate. ect operation of the GPRS service. problems in MAP. d.g. serve the destination desired. not prepared to allow.e. e. ng is not allowed to operate.ause the MS does not pass the authentication check. or if the GMM context data related to the subscription dose not exist in the SGSN e. i. because of a SGSN restart. owed to operate either of them. the source of this cause is not the network. use of PLMN failures. by subscription. rily not reachable via the GPRS part of the GSM network.g. . that MS in that Location Area. but when it should find another allowed location area in the same PLMN. the SRES received from the MS is different from that generated by the network. Under normal situations.

The term “not functioning correctly” indicates that a signalling message was unable to be delivered to the xternal packet data network because the access point name was not included although required or if the access point name could not be r rmat or is not complete.102).5.3. e the equipment sending this cause is neither busy nor incompatible. The new called party number may optionally be included in the diagnostic field. lause 5. request is already used by another active PDP context of this MS. but can be received from a R97/R98 network at PDP ext Modification procedure. quest message is out of range (see 3GPP TS 33. If a network does not support this capability. data network due to a failed user authentication. tion is not functioning correctly. cause N hannel. MTS authentication algorithm and there is no Authentication Parameter AUTN IE present in the AUTHENTICATION REQUEST message.102). . Never to be sent.). if the SM receives a SNSM-STATUS. see 3GPP TS 44.065 *7 P context activation request or PDP context modification request cannot be accepted due to insufficient resources.request message with cause “DM received ” or “ invalid XID response “.g. ure (e. ned. period of time. required for supporting the service.the prescribed period of time allocated (defined by the expiry of either timer T303 or T310). quest message is not fresh (see 3GPP TS 33. facility busy/congested etc. al packet data network because the PDP address or type could not be recognised.

not have any active PDP context(s). . ted in the diagnostic. It is noted that the particular type of access information discarded is optionally included in the diagnostic.

not implemented by the equipment sending the cause. quipment sending this cause. However.h cannot be accommodated. quipment sending this cause. the information element is not required to be present in the message i .

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except the authentication procedure. When used by an MM procedure. this cause does not affect opera GSN restart. .m that generated by the network.

not support this capability.065 *78+) was unable to be delivered to the remote user.. response “. a physical layer or data link layer failure at the remote user. user equipment off-line e access point name could not be resolved. e. cause No.g. TICATION REQUEST message. d from a R97/R98 network at PDP context activation . 1 “unassigned (unallocated) number” shall be used. see 3GPP TS 44.

.luded in the diagnostic.

.ed to be present in the message in order for the equipment sending the cause to process the message.

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this cause does not affect operation of the GPRS service.e. .

. user equipment off-line. etc.mote user.

Default SIP-to-SS7 ISUP Cause Codes ISUP Cause Value Normal event 1 – unallocated number 2 – no route to network 3 – no route to destination 16 – normal call clearing 17 – user busy 18 – no user responding 19 – no answer from the user 20 – subscriber absent 21 – call rejected 22 – number changed (s/ o diagnostic) 22 – number changed ( w/ diagnostic) 23 – redirection to new destination 26 – non-selected user clearing 27 – destination out of order 28 – address incomplete 29 – facility rejected 31 – normal unspecified 34 – no circuit available 38 – network out of order 41 – temporary failure 42 – switching equipment congestion 47 – resource unavailable 55 – incoming calls barred within CUG 57 – bearer capability not authorized 58 – bearer capability not presently available 65 – bearer capability not implemented 70 – Only restricted digital information bearer capability is available (National use) 79 – service or option not implemented Invalid message 87 – user not member of CUG 88 – incompatible destination 102 – Call Setup Time-out Failure 111 – Protocol Error Unspecified 127 – Internal Error .interworking unspecified .

the cause value re (=) ANSI procedure SIP Status Code to ISDN Cause Code Mapping Response received Cause value in the REL 400 – Bad Request 41 – Temporary failure 401 – Unauthorized 21 – Call rejected (*) 402 – Payment required 21 – Call rejected 403 – Forbidden 21 – Call rejected 404 – Not Found 1 – Unallocated number 405 – Method not allowed 63 – Service or option unavailable 406 – Not acceptable 79 – Service/option not implemented (+) 407 – Proxy authentication required 21 – Call rejected (*) 408 – Request timeout 102 – Recovery on timer expiry 410 – Gone 22 – Number changed (w/o diagnostic) 413 – Request Entity too long 127 – Interworking (+) 414 – Request –URI too long 127 – Interworking (+) 415 – Unsupported media type 79 – Service/option not implemented (+) 416 – Unsupported URI Scheme 127 – Interworking (+) 402 – Bad extension 127 – Interworking (+) 421 – Extension Required 127 – Interworking (+) 423 – Interval Too Brief 127 – Interworking (+) 480 – Temporarily unavailable 18 – No user responding 481 – Call/Transaction Does not Exist 41 – Temporary Failure 482 – Loop Detected 25 – Exchange – routing error 483 – Too many hops 25 – Exchange – routing error 484 – Address incomplete 28 – Invalid Number Format (+) 485 – Ambiguous 1 – Unallocated number 486 – Busy here 17 – User Busy 487 – Request Terminated --.(no mapping) 488 – Not Acceptable here --. unspecified 502 – Bad gateway 38 – Network out of order 503 – Service unavailable 41 – Temporary Failure 504 – Service time-out 102 – Recovery on timer expiry 505 – Version Not supported 127 – Interworking (+) 513 – Message Too Large 127 – Interworking (+) 600 – Busy everywhere 17 – User busy 603 – Decline 21 – Call rejected 604 – Does not exist anywhere 1 – Unallocated number .(*) ISDN Cause 16 will usually result in a BYE or CANCEL (+) If the cause location is ‘user’ than the 6xx code could be given rather than the 4xx code.by warning header 500 – Server internal error 41 – Temporary Failure 501 – Not implemented 79 – Not implemented.

by warning header .606 – Not acceptable --.

(*) 486 Busy here 408 Request Timeout 480 Temporarily unavailable 480 Temporarily unavailable 403 Forbidden (+) 410 Gone 301 Moved permanently 410 Gone 404 Not Found (=) 502 Bad Gateway 484 Address incomplete 510 Not implemented 480 Temporarily unavailable Resource unavailable 503 Service unavailable 503 Service unavailable 503 Service unavailable 503 Service unavailable 503 Service unavailable Service or option not available 403 Forbidden 403 Forbidden 503 Service unavailable 488 Not Acceptable here 488 Not Acceptable here 501 Not implemented 403 Forbidden 503 Service unavailable 504 Gateway timeout 500 Server internal error Interworking 500 Server internal error 500 – Server internal error (default) .SUP Cause Codes SIP Response Normal event 404 Not Found 404 Not Found 404 Not Found --.

0 message is unknown in IS N Cause Code Mapping vice or option unavailable ption not implemented (+) 21 – Call rejected (*) ry on timer expiry w/o diagnostic) Interworking (+) nterworking (+) Service/option not implemented (+) – Interworking (+) rworking (+) orking (+) No user responding 41 – Temporary Failure – routing error – routing error d Number Format (+) ning header porary Failure lemented. the cause value received in the H. unspecified orary Failure ry on timer expiry nterworking (+) working (+) nallocated number .in a BYE or CANCEL n the 6xx code could be given rather than the 4xx code.225.

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0 message is unknown in ISUP. the unspecified cause value of the class is sent.5. .

This cause indicates that the called party cannot be reached for reasons that are of a long term nature and that the special information tone should be returned to the calling party.misdialed trunk prefix (national use). This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a request to route the call through a particular transit network which it does not recognize. Cause No. Cause No. packet-mode x. it is the vaguest of the cause codes. 8 . The call comes down normally.circuit reserved for reuse. cause 88.normal call clearing. 2 . being delivered in an established channel. What it means: This could be almost anything. This cause indicates that the called party cannot be reached because the network through which the call has been routed does not serve the destination desired. 4 . The SPIDS may be incorrectly entered in the router or the Telco switch. This cause indicates the erroneous inclusion of a trunk prefix in the called party number. and cause 100.channel unacceptable. What it usually means: 1. This cause indicates that the destination requested by the calling user cannot be reached because. 0 This is usually given by the router when none of the other codes apply.Unallocated (unassigned) number. 3. 3 . Cause No. l .No route to specified transit network (national use). 5 .g. This cause indicates the call is being preempted.ISDN Cause Codes Cause No. This cause is supported on a network dependent basis.call awarded. Cause No. Cause No. This cause usually occurs in the same type of situations as cause 1. The equipment sending this cause does not recognize the transit network either because the transit network does not exist or because that particular transit Cause No.preemption . On long distance calls. but the reasons for it could be: . 7 . 6 . 9 . Cause No. 16 . as it is invalid. although the number is in a valid format.No route to destination. The logs. This cause indicates that the call is being cleared because one of the users involved in the call has requested that the call be cleared. ISDN phone number being dialed by the router is invalid and the telco switch cannot locate the number to complete the call. Cause No.25 virtual calls).preemption. giving a SPID failure in the router 2. This cause indicates that the user has been awarded the incoming call and that the incoming call is being connected to a channel already established to that user for similar calls (e. Cause No. Cause No. the call cannot be properly routed to its destination.send special information tone. This cause indicates that the call is being preempted and the circuit is reserved for reuse by the preempting exchange. it is not currently assigned (allocated). This cause indicates that the channel most recently identified is not acceptable to the sending entity for use in this call. This number is to sniped from the dialed number being sent to the network by the customer premises equipment.

This cause indicates that the user has not been awarded the incoming call. Hung session on remote end. If a network Cause No. 21 . . Cause No. The new called party number may optionally be included in the diagnostic field.facilities rejected. In What is means: Calling end is busy.This cause is not necessarily generated by Q. 26 . This cause is used when the called party has been alerted but does not respond with a connect indication within a prescribed period of time.g. This cause is returned to a calling party when the called party number indicated by the calling party is no longer assigned. This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause does not wish to accept this call. 19 . Cause No. The call never reaches the final destination. Cause No. This cause value is used when a mobile station has logged off. This cause is used to indicate that the called party is unable to accept another call because the user busy condition has been encountered. 3.call rejected. although it could have accepted the call because the equipment sending this cause is neither busy nor incompatible.non-selected user clearing. This cause indicates that the destination indicated by the user cannot be reached because the interface to the destination is not functioning correctly. 22 . which can be caused by a bad switch translation. Usually this is a misconfiguration on the equipment being called. Cause No. Cause No. This cause is used when a called party does not respond to a call establishment message with either an alerting or connect indication within the prescribed period of time allocated. 27 . a physical layer or data link layer failure at the remote Cause No. 18 . 4.. This cause value may be generated by the called user or by the network. Telephone line problems. 17 .no user responding.user busy. 20 .1. This cause indicates that the called party cannot be reached because the called party number is not in a valid format or is not complete.931 procedures but Cause No. Cause No. or a misconfiguration on the equipment being called. 28 . Cause No. The term "not functioning correctly" indicates that a signal message was unable to be delivered to the remote party. Radio contact is not obtained with a mobile station or if a personal telecommunication user is temporarily not addressable at any user-network interface. Bad username or password 2.subscriber absent. indicating that the call was cleared due to a supplementary service What it means: This is usually a telco issue. 29 . What it means: The equipment on the other end does not answer the call.invalid number format (address incomplete).no answer from user (user alerted). e. Router's settings do not match what is expected by the remote end.number changed. Note . This cause may also be generated by the network.destination out of order.

42 . 44 . This cause is included in a STATUS message to indicate that a permanently established frame mode connection is operational and capable of carrying user information.g. Cause No. 34 . . Cause No. 38 . Cause No.This cause is returned when a supplementary service requested by the user cannot be provide by the network.network out of order.precedence call blocked.response to STATUS INQUIRY. Cause No. low layer compatibility.g.g. you would see this.. e.temporary failure.normal. If you remove the ISDN cable from the Netopia. This cause indicates that the switching equipment generating this cause is experiencing a period of high traffic. the call never gets to its destiation. immediately re-attempting the call is not likely to be successful. unspecified. What it means: Just too much going on at this point on the ISDN network to get the call through to its destination. This cause indicates that the network could not deliver access information to the remote user as requested. Cause No..requested circuit/channel not available.no circuit/channel available.. This is usually a temporary problem. 35 . 40 . 30 . Cause No. It's usually temporary. Cause No. What it means: This means that there is a temporary failure at the physical layer on the ISDN network.access information discarded. Cause No. This cause is used to report a normal event only when no other cause in the normal class applies.permanent frame mode connection operational. 43 . user-to-user information. 31 . This cause indicates that the network is not functioning correctly and that the condition is no likely to last a long period of time.e. What it means: There is no place on the Public Telephone network to place the call. 46 . i. Cause No. the user may wish to try another call attempt almost immediately. Cause No. This cause indicates that the network is not functioning correctly and that the condition is likely to last a relatively long period of time e. This cause is included in the STATUS message when the reason for generating the STATUS message was the prior receipt of a STATUS INQUIRY. This cause indicates that there is no appropriate circuit/channel presently available to handle the call.Call Queued. This cause is returned when the circuit or channel indicated by the requesting entity cannot be provided by the other side of the interface. 41 .switching equipment congestion. due to equipment or section failure) Cause No. high layer compatibility or sub-address as indicated in Cause No. This cause is included in a STATUS message to indicate that a permanently established frame mode connection is out-of-service (e. 39 .permanent frame mode connection out-of-service.

2.bearer capability not presently available. This cause is used to report a service or option not available event only when no other cause in the service or option not available class applies.bearer capability not implemented. What it means: The switch looks at the number being dialed and thinks it is for another service rather than ISDN. This cause is used to report that the requested Quality of Service. all Telcos have their own system for programming the number formats that the switches will recognize. 50 . This cause indicates that although the calling party is a member of the CUG for the incoming CUG call. 54 .channel type not implemented. Cause No. This cause indicates that the user has requested a supplementary service which is implemented by the equipment which generated this cause but the user is not authorized to use. This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause does not support the bearer capability requested.Quality of Service not available.bearer capability not authorized. The equipment is dialing at a faster rate than the circuitry allows. Cause No. Cause No. unspecified.213.requested facility not subscribed.. This cause indicates an inconsistency in the designated outgoing access information and subscriber class. cannot be provided (e. Cause No. .outgoing calls barred. unspecified. 55 .resource unavailable. If the phone number is put in the correct format. This cause indicates that the user has requested a bearer capability which is implemented by the equipment which generated this cause but which is not available at this time. What it means: 1.This cause indicates that there are no predictable circuits or that the called user is busy with a call of equal or higher preventable level. throughput of transit delay cannot be supported). Cause No.g. Cause No. 47 . Cause No. for example. This cause indicates that the user has requested a bearer capability which is implemented by the equipment which generated this cause but the user is not authorized to use. In most cases. Cause No. 53 . Cause No. 49 . This cause is used to report a resource unavailable event only when no other cause in the resource unavailable class applies. Incoming calls are not allowed for this member of the CUG. as defined in Recommendation X. dialing at 64K when only 56K is supported. 58 . 66 . This cause indicates that although the calling party is a member of the CUG for the outgoing CUG call. 62 .incoming calls barred Cause No. the call should be placed properly. 63 .service or option not available. Outgoing calls are not allowed for this member of the CUG.outgoing calls barred within CUG. 65 . Cause No. There are no standards for this. the number being called is not an ISDN number but an analog destination. 57 . 52 . Cause No.inconsistency in outgoing information element. Cause No.incoming calls barred within CUG.

service or option not implemented unspecified. 82 . if a user has subscribed to those channels on a primary rate Cause No. Cause No. This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a request to establish a call which has low layer compatibility. 69 .invalid call reference value. 84 . 87 . This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause does not support the requested supplementary services. 83 .This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause does not support the channel type requested. This cause indicates that the network has received a call resume request containing a call identity information element indicating a suspended call that has in the meantime been cleared while Cause No. 85 . 81 . 90 .identified channel does not exist. Dialing at the wrong line speed can also give this Cause. This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a message with a call reference which is not currently in use on the user-network interface. 3. Cause No.user not a member of CUG. This cause is used to report a service or option not implemented event only when no other cause in the service or option not implemented class applies. This problem may also give a Cause 111. This cause indicates that the network has received a call resume request containing a call identity information element which presently does not indicate any suspended call within the domain of Cause No. This cause indicates that a call resume has been attempted with a call identity which differs from that in use for any presently suspended call(s). Cause No. This cause indicates that the specified CUG does not exist. Cause No.call identity in use. but this call identify does not. This cause indicates that the called user for the incoming CUG call is not a member of the specified CUG or that the calling user is an ordinary subscriber calling a CUG subscriber.a suspended call exists. 79 . This cause indicates that the network has received a call suspended request containing a call identity (including the null call identity) which is already in use for a suspended call within the domain of interfaces Cause No.only restricted digital information bearer capability is available.g.incompatible destination. Cause No. Cause No.no call suspended. You may need to dial a 10 or 11 digit number. data rate) which What it means: 1.requested facility not implemented. 2. 70 . Cause No.non-existent CUG. 88 .. This usually means that the Number To Dial in the Connection Profile is in the wrong format. For example. This cause indicates that the calling party has requested an unrestricted bearer service but the equipment sending this cause only supports the restricted version of the requested bearer capability. This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a request to use a channel not activated on the interface for a call. . or dial a 9 in front of the number if it is a Centrex line. 86 . high layer compatibility or other compatibility attributes (e. Cause No.call having the requested call identity has been cleared.

This cause indicates that a message has been received which is incompatible with the call state. Some part of the format being used is not understood by either the remote Cause No. the information element is not Cause No. What it means: This is seen in situations where ACO (Alternate Call Offering) is being used.Cause No.invalid transit network selection (national use). This cause indicates that a procedure has been initiated by the expiration of a timer in association with error handling procedures.passed on (national use). 98 .message type non-existent or not implemented.mandatory information element is missing.931 Cause No. 103 . or a STATUS message was Cause No. when an analog call is placed to a Netopia router that has two B Data Channels in place. This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a message with a message type it does not recognize either because this is a message not defined of defined but not implemented by the Cause No. if the . one or more of the fields in the information element are coded in such a way which What it means: Like cause 1 and cause 88.invalid message. SPIDs will sometimes fail to initialize with a Cause 100.parameter non-existent or not implemented . This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a message which is missing an information element which must be present in the message before that message can be processed. This cause indicates that a transit network identification was received which is of an incorrect format as defined in Annex C/Q. unspecified. 91 . What it means: This is rarely seen in North America but usually means that the number that is being dialed is in the wrong format.message not compatible with call state. or Cause No. This cause is used to report an invalid message event only when no other cause in the invalid message class applies. This cause indicates that the information element(s)/parameter(s) were discarded. however. The cause indicates that the parameter(s) were ignored.message not compatible with call state or message type non-existent.Information element / parameter non-existent or not implemented.Invalid information element contents. but if it doesn't happen in Cause No. 96 . However.recovery on timer expiry. the Telco switch operates a timer. 97 . this usually indicates that the ISDN number being dialed is in a format that is not understood by the equipment processing the call. This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received and information element which it has implemented. With this type of call preemption. (similar to cause 88). Cause No. 102 . Cause No. For example. In addition. 99 . 100 . This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a message such that the procedures do not indicate that this is a permissible message to receive while in the call state. This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a message which includes parameters not recognized because the parameters are not defined or are defined but not implemented by the equipment sending this cause. 95 . 101 . This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has received a message which includes information element(s)/parameter(s) not recognized because the information element(s)/parameter name(s) are not defined or are defined but not implemented by the equipment sending the cause. the router relinquishes the second channel.

This cause is used to report a protocol error event only when no other cause in the protocol error class applies. 127 . Cause No. A terminal displaying a value 128 or higher and claiming it is a cause code arguably has a bug or is implementing some proprietary diagnostic The PRI equipment vendors are the most likely to use these codes as they have been using proprietary messages in the facilities data link for some time now (there is an as yet undefined area in the FDL which is . 111 .message with unrecognized parameter discarded. unspecified. Cause No. This cause indicates that the equipment sending this cause has discarded a received message which includes a parameter that is not recognized.Cause No. 110 .protocol error. Notes about Cause Codes over 128 Cause code values of 128 and higher aren't sent over the network.Intel-working. This cause indicates that an interworking call (usually a call to 5W56 service) has ended. unspecified.