ADSL - Fax Line

  Joe Moe 18:48 30 Jan 2006

Would any one no if there is any program to run that if my fax machine which is connected too the same line as my ADSL should not affect the connection, as I am going mad every time I get a fax my ADSL disconnects

Thank you

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 18:56 30 Jan 2006

I am going mad every time I get a fax my ADSL disconnects

do you have a filter on the fax machine? If no then fit one, if yes then replace it.

  ade.h 18:57 30 Jan 2006

Facsimile runs on an analogue phone signal. ADSL is, of course, digital. So the two don't mix any more than ADSL and phones mix.

If you haven't got a micro-filter on the fax line's wall socket, get one. It sounds like you haven't.

  ade.h 18:58 30 Jan 2006

Fruitbat; you flew in there a minute quicker! Echo location perhaps...

  Daveboy 19:17 30 Jan 2006

There are a few incompatible fax machines, what make/model do you have ?

  Fruit Bat /\0/\ 19:27 30 Jan 2006

Fruit bats fly by day and have very good eyesight.

  ade.h 19:29 30 Jan 2006

You're right of course. I was hoping you wouldn't spot that!

  Stuartli 19:33 30 Jan 2006

A lot of bats have good eyesight...:-)

  ade.h 20:17 30 Jan 2006

That's how they spot new threads quickly. ;-)

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