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Error 20 01 NG: poor line condition on outgoing fax's

I do not understand i recieve fax's no problem only my outgoing. the phone line works fine. what can the problem be.

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My fax shows poor line condition. I have checked all of the connections and everything is ok. Perhaps my settings are wrong

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If your phone service DSL or some other DIGITAL PHONE SERVICE, your ANALOG fax machine will not work reliable.

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If the problem continues we recommend you try the unit on another line at the current location or another location. Always restart your machines after you made changes, that way you will see the results.

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