Fax from Vista Home Premium

  keithlik 12:06 17 Sep 2009
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How can I fax from Vista Home Premium vua my inbuilt laptop modem.
Is it possible to download the fax application included in the business and ultimate Vista versions?
Ideas welcome please - thanks in advance

  Stuartli 13:38 17 Sep 2009

In XP, the Fax Console can be installed from Control Panel>Add/Remove Programs>Add/Remove Windows Components; it may well be the same in Vista.

  Stuartli 13:41 17 Sep 2009

click here

However, the Fax Console is apparently not available in Windows Home or Home Premium.

Also see:

click here

  keithlik 15:20 17 Sep 2009

Thanks - It seems that Microsoft has played another mean trick for the sake of a few bob!
I have had no success in finding a solution apart from investing in more software.
Thanks again

  Stuartli 18:14 17 Sep 2009

This apparently is fax freeware:

click here

See:

click here

for more information from forum members regarding its configuration etc.

  chub_tor 20:20 17 Sep 2009

I've used the BVRP fax tool for some time (it was supplied with a fax modem on my desktop) and it works fine with Vista Home Premium 32bit.

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