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Phone and fax recieving on the one phone line.

Hi, I was wondering how I change the fax machine so that it can accept incoming phone calls and faxes while pluged into the one phone line. Also is it possible to get a free manual of the internet for this fax. Thanks Brad.

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  • bradleyr Nov 14, 2008

    Hi, so this fax machine dosen't have a setting to recognise phone calls and faxes. Thanks Brad.

  • Paul Homuth
    Paul Homuth May 11, 2010

    do you have to hit start everytime you receive a fax or does it do it automatically

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Hi Brad,

Press fuction 64 set.

Look at the print out for MANUAL MODE setting

Press fuction 74 set 1 set to enable MANUAL MODE

Now to receive a fax you must press START when the fax rings.

I don't think you're going to find a free manual. Check eBay.

Posted on Nov 14, 2008

  • Leroy Elliott
    Leroy Elliott Nov 14, 2008

    Nope, but you can buy a fax / phone switch from Radio Shack that will do the trick.



    The switch will answer and decide if it's a voice call or a fax call.



    If you buy one, set your fax machine back to AUTO.

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