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Getting to answer phone before fax or message bank cuts in

My pixma mp830 will only ring once before the fax machine cuts in. I have tried everything, i think, in the manual to allow the phone to ring 6 or 7 times before either, the fax or message bank cuts in. Can someone please help me. I am happy with every other aspect that the machine can do, but it is frustrating that this problem occurs. Thankyou in anticipation

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  • charles rutt Sep 28, 2008

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  • craw2daddy Sep 28, 2008

    My MP830 fax answers even after the phone is answered. The only way to use the phone is to disconnect the phone line from the printer.

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To stop the pixma from picking up even after the phone line has been picked up you need to ensure the telephone line is connected to the LINE port and not to the PHONE port on the back... the PHONE socket is if you wish to connect a phone line to the same socket Thru the pixma. (passthrough)

not sure how to stop the pixma picking up on the first ring though..... are you sure that you are SAVING the setting change.....?

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