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I have a Canon MP830-All in one. It does everything except send/receive faxes. The line has been checked out. If I connect it to the phone line, it just clicks. I have rebooted and unplugged and plugged everything countless number of times. I have also rebooted my computer.

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Your fax machine is not getting a dial-tone.

Plug a regular phone into the wall jack and listen for a dial-tone
Make sure the phone line is hooked into the LINE port of your fax machine.
Unplug the power cord for 10 seconds.
Do you have a DSL phone line?

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