Category Archives: Fax

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SEARS PARTS DIRECT

I was looking up some parts for a panasonic fax machine and I was stumped as to where to go. No one seemed to have it. When in these situations, I usually contact an old IBMer friend of mine. He … Continue reading

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PAUSE KEYS FOR FAXING

THE PAUSE KEYS ARE THE COMMA KEY(‘,’), POUND KEY(‘#’) AND THE ASTERISK KEYS(‘*’). Some mfp’s like the ricoh mfc have a pause key on the menu… Related External Links NYC Mayoral Primary On Pause For 9/11 Remembrance – Indyposted The … Continue reading

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TROUBLESHOOTING LINE NOISE ON THE PHONE LINE…

I had to do this recently at a friend’s house. Troubleshooting the phone line noise was simpler than I thought… You will need a good phone that uses a phone cord. both must work perfectly… Lets take it step by … Continue reading

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VOIP, FAX, COPIER, MFP, SIMULATED ANALOG AND NOISE

This post is meant to explain why simulated analog/voip does not always work on copiers and mfps. A simulated analog line takes an analog signal converts it to a digital signal and then converts it back. An analog line takes … Continue reading

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HELLOFAX: USE GOOGLE TO SEND A FAX

HelloFax makes it easy to sign documents and send faxes online. You’ll never need to print, sign and scan documents again. HelloFax allows you to send faxes from a browser ( to be exact google chrome ) Hellofax is a … Continue reading

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STRATEGIES FOR ISOLATING FAX PROBLEM

STRATEGY I: LOWER THE SPEED Turn off ECM and drop the baud rate setting down to about 9600 see if you have success. if successful then customer has phone line problems… if not successful customer has serious phone line problems … Continue reading

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