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Can send but can't receive faxes on MFC-8460N

My fax line is vonage
fax machine indicates a fax is being received and then goes to sleep mode

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  • perse_9 Feb 10, 2009

    So I do I resolve the issue and still use a digital phone line

  • perse_9 Feb 10, 2009

    So I do I resolve the issue and still use a digital phone line

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Fax machines are ANALOG devices and will not work reliably on DIGITAL phone lines.

Posted on Feb 10, 2009

  • Leroy Elliott
    Leroy Elliott Feb 10, 2009

    Well, there is no workaround. You would have to have an analog phone line installed to use your fax.



    The millions of fax machines out there are the only reason that Digital hasn't completely taken over. That day is rapidly approaching, then i'll be out of a job.



    An alternative is to use your scanner for scan-to-email.

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    meir Jul 14, 2014

    can notrecieve fax mfc 7360

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