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Answered 2014-01-28 19:09:55

You connect the fax machine to the phone line - the same type of phone line that the phone is connected to.

If you want to use the same phone jack, you may need to either get a phone line splitter, or some phones have an "extension" so that another line can be added to a phone.

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As a fax machine is connected to the phone line, provided the fax machine has the option (not all fax machine have a phone/numeric keypad) one can simply lift the phone and press the keypad just as a normal phone.

On any fax machine, you can use it while there is a phone attached / thetherd to it. On some fax machines (very few models) you can talk on the phone then fax when you're ready to fax. For this feature, the fax machine on the other end would need the feature as well.

A fax machine (or fascimile) is used to send and receive docments from one fax machine to another over a phone connection.

You are confused. Your fax machine does not have a phone number. You must conect it to a phone line to use the machine. The phone number is whatever phone line you connect to your machine.

Well, you should have a fax number already to use with your machine (HINT: the phone number)

My fax machine has its own phone number, which I generally refer to as the fax number.

You can use the telephone on the fax machine to make voice calls. The only drawback is that anyone who tries to send you a fax while you are on the phone will get a busy signal.

No you don't need a separate line for fax machine,you can use a multi jack and use both telephone and fax on the same jack and programme the line in such a way that if you are not picking the phone in 4 or 5 rings it goes to the fax machine. however if you want a separate number for the fax machine on the same telephone line you have a feature called I dent a call (distinctive ring)where in its a virtual number and you can select different rings for the phone and fax and the fax machine would identify if its a phone call or incoming fax.

Any phone line and number can be used with a fax machine. If you want a separate line so you can use the phone at the same time call your phone company and add a line.

You use a fax machine! You use a fax machine!

It is because you are using 1 line. Shared line of phone and fax. Fax should have a different phone. or you can use splitter.

Yes, you can. This is the standard method of sending and receiving faxes through a fax machine. The phone line will need the appropriate telephone jack to fit into the fax machine - in most countries phones and faxes will hold the same phone jack, however there can be some challenges if using a fax machine from a foreign country.

To send a fax with a smartphone, there are applications on the market that will let you send - it is called an "online fax" account. If you already have a fax machine, some models have wifi on them, that will allow you to send a document from a smartphone (or laptop) via wifi, and the fax machine can then send the transmission through the phone line.

Threre are two main ways: 1) contact your phone company, and have them install or activate a phone number for you. You can then hook a fax machine up to that phone line to use as a fax number 2) subscribe to an online fax service. Most of them will provide the fax number for you.

need a line for a FAX MACHINE

Internet fax is when a person uses the internet to send and receive faxes, without using phone only networks and a fax machine. A regular fax machine can be used, or an iFax machine can be used to send faxes via email.

There is no fax machine with a camera,some people use there digital cameras instead of a fax machine.

You set the fax machine to automatically pick up the call after a number of rings. If you want to answer the call with the phone, then you would pick up the receiver to answer it.

Yes, but fax machine will read it as fax files. You only need to use fax software or internet fax services.

Using a fax machine is a really easy process once you have done it a few times. Once you go through the initial process of learning how to use your fax machine by reading the instructions and then following them, you will know how to use your fax machine whenever you need it. A fax machine is not a complicated machine, but there is an order that you must follow when using the fax machine.

There are online fax services, but you will need to have a fax machine handy. There is no way to send a fax withouth the use of a fax machine, even wirelessly.

To transmit text, a modern fax machine scans a page, turns that page into an auto signal, then transmits that signal to another fax machine over a phone line. That fax machine then decodes the signal and turns it back into an image, that is then printed out on a piece of paper.

Here is what you will need for most fax machines (if possible, read the machine's manual beforehand)You will need:- a document that you want to fax- a fax machine- a fax machine to send to, as well as that fax machine's fax number (same as a phone number)1) insert the document into the feeder of the fax machine - the feeder is usually at the top of the machine, and there is usually an icon on it to show which way to have the paper face up or face down2) done the paper is in the document feeder, enter the number you want to fax to into the fax machine. The number gets entered just like a phone number does.3) press send. The fax machine will attempt to dial the number. If the other fax machine picks up, the document will begin transmitting4) watch the fax machine's display to make sure that the fax goes through. When the fax has been sent, you'll get a message saying the transmission is done.

Yes, most fax machines require a telephone line as well as a connection to the phone network to send and receive faxes. While there are some fax machines that can fax over an IP connection, this is still the standard method for connecting a fax machine.

You cannot send an email to fax, whereas email is converted into fax files and send to fax machine. Use internet fax services like extremefax to send email to fax machine in a form of fax.

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