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No receiving fax

Hi, my samsung fax 3100 can send fax. it receive also, but they are add in memory without to press. How can I do?? Thank you Marco from Italy

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Re: no receiving fax

Make sure there is paper loaded and there is not a jam any where in the machine. Also check you r receiving settings

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My fax machine will send a fax, but I can't receive a fax?

The fax machine may be in secure receiving mode. The following is from the User's Manual section on Faxing. downloadcenter samsung com

Receiving in secure receiving mode

You may need to prevent your received faxes from being accessed by unauthorized people. You can turn on secure receiving mode to restrict printing of received faxes when the machine is unattended. In secure receiving mode, all incoming faxes go into memory. When the mode is deactivated, any stored faxes are printed.

Activating secure receiving mode

  1. Press btn_fax.png(Fax) on the control panel.

  2. Press Menu until Advanced Fax appear.

  3. Press the left/right arrow until Secure Receive appear and press OK.

  4. Press the left/right arrow until On appear and press OK.

  5. Enter a four-digit password you want to use and press OK.

    You can activate secure receiving mode without setting a password, but cannot protect your faxes.

  6. Re-enter the password to confirm it and press OK.

  7. Press Stop/Clear to return to ready mode.

When a fax is received in secure receiving mode, your machine stores it in memory and shows Secure Receive to let you know that there is a fax received.
Printing received faxes

  1. Access the Secure Receive menu by following steps 1 through 3 in "Activating secure receiving mode."

  2. Press the left/right arrow until Print appear and press OK.

  3. Enter the four-digit password and press OK.

    The machine prints all of the faxes stored in memory.

Deactivating secure receiving mode
  1. Access the Secure Receive menu by following steps 1 through 3 in "Activating secure receiving mode."

  2. Press the left/right arrow until Off appear and press OK.

  3. Enter the four-digit password and press OK.

    The mode is deactivated and the machine prints all faxes stored in memory.

  4. Press Stop/Clear to return to ready mode."

Feb 10, 2015 | Samsung SF-650 Laser Fax/Copier

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How can i disable the fax function on my samsung sf-3100 so that it's only function is a phone

Press the Rcv mode/Contast button repeatedly until the screen shows TEL then press stop. now the machine will do nothing until you lift the hanset and press start to receive a fax. This has no effect on sending.

May 05, 2011 | Samsung SF560R Plain Paper Laser Fax

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The screen keeps on showing " memory full".

I can advise you on the 'memory full' problem, mate.

If you get a MEMORY FULL message while scanning the first page of a fax, press Stop to cancel the scan. If you get a MEMORY FULL message while scanning in a subsequent page, you’ll have the option to press Start to transmit the pages scanned
so far, or to press Stop to cancel the operation. In this case, send the fax by the Manual Transmission.
Depending on your typical faxes, MEMORY FULL errors can occur frequently. If this happens, change the Memory Transmission setting back to OFF.
To do this:

Press Function/Set, 3, 9.
This should take you to MEMORY TX
Then press either the left or the right arrow (< or >) to switch on or off, and press Function/Set.
For the next fax transmission only, press < or > to select
NEXT FAX ONLY and press Function/Set.

This will mean you don't add any more to the memory and may be able to send faxes. There is a possibility that you will only be able to fax using manual transmission, but at least you should be able to use the machine to fax at all!

I apologise if the jargon is confusing, just try to go through the process one step at a time and you should be fine.

Hope this helps :)

Chris (ziraffa)

Dec 21, 2008 | Brother IntelliFAX 560 Plain Paper Fax

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Fax machine problem

You need to use the [MENU], [< >] and [ENTER] keys to browse through the unit's menu. Find and enter the "System Setup" menu and then search for the "Ignore Toner" option. Press [ENTER] and change the setting to "ON". Press [ENTER to confirm, the, [STOP/CLEAR] to get out of the menu system. The unit should start printing all faxes in memory.

Be blessed.

Nov 07, 2008 | Samsung SF-5100 Plain Paper Laser Fax

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Problem receiving faxes

your fax is in tad mode (telephone answering device) press the receive button (next to the start button) until you see fax only on the display this will correct the problem.if you have faxes in memory press the report key for reports, then opt.1 for help list
look for print fax

Jul 15, 2008 | Brother IntelliFAX 2800 Laser Fax

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Automatic XMT

check themenu settings and make sure it is still set to auto

Oct 13, 2007 | Panasonic Panafax UF-885 Plain Paper Laser...

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Receiving faxes

The memory may be corrupted which is affecting the it receiving incoming faxes - to clear the memory: 1. Press the Menu/Set and Fax Resolution keys in this order. 2. Press the 0 key. 3. Press keys 91 (Parameter Initialise will appear in the display)

Sep 07, 2007 | Brother MFC-3220C Plain Paper Inkjet Fax

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