FAX set up

  Madrat 18:38 05 Apr 2008
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Hi

how do I set up my PC to sen Faxes?

  wee eddie 18:53 05 Apr 2008

an "Old Fashioned" Dial-up Modem?

What is your OS and how do you access the Internet?

  Madrat 22:05 05 Apr 2008

I have XP home and Sky Broard band.

I do have a dial up modem I can fit.

  €dstowe 22:09 05 Apr 2008

Computer faxing is more trouble than it's worth. If you regularly send faxes, get a fax machine to do it. If you have only an occasional one to send, use a fax bureau or newsagent or similar. There are lots of small companies around from where you can send fax messages.

  Madrat 22:13 05 Apr 2008

what are the problems

  Totally-braindead 23:48 05 Apr 2008

The main problem is that you cannot do it on broadband you need either to use dial up or use one of the companies that allow you to send the message to them to convert to fax and subsequently send.

I'm afraid I can't comment on these companies and the costs as I've never needed to use them as I don't send faxes. You could use dial up I suppose.

  Madrat 00:28 06 Apr 2008

I have fitted and installed a dial up modem. what do I do next?

  beeuuem 01:34 06 Apr 2008

This click here tells you haw to configure Fax on XP

  Madrat 13:21 06 Apr 2008

great thanks

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