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Fax one phone/fax line but always answered by fax

With one phone/fax line can the phone and fax lines and machines be set up so that the right machine answers the call depending on whether the call coming in is a fax or a phone call?

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  • 4bikers Sep 15, 2008

    But what if I am not at the desk and I want the phone call to go to the voicemail that is on the phone line that is connected to the fax machine via the EXT plug? if the fax picks up after three rings...and it is a phone call it really should be going to the voicemail not the fax machine.



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You can change the number of rings before the fax machine can pick up. Three is usually a good number. You would have to pickup the phone on the first two rings.

They make devices that do that but everytime I have used them I would end up getting the fax tone when I'm trying to make a voice. The boxes are great at dealing with incomming phone calls from pstn or land line based calls, but if you are getting cell phone calls or voice calls comming in from digital, DSL, or VOIP lines, it has a hard time sensing voice from fax when people are using phones like that. There designed for analog phone line installation but if you're on a DSL they won't work.

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