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Sharp FO-4450 errors when sending to Brother Intellifax 475-0E

I work in a busy office and we can send and receive faxes from approx 50 regular numbers daily. We can receive from the Brother but cannot send, any suggustions?

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  • Deniselynn Aug 09, 2007

    Hi, Brother Intellifax, 475-0E. Yes...they have their machine set to Auto-Recieve.

    We have a Brother MFC-8440 in the office as well and the Sharp and it commuicate fine.

  • Deniselynn Aug 09, 2007

    Hi. Thanks. Yes...they have their Brother Intellifax, 475-0E set to Auto-Receive.

    We also have a Brother MFC-8440 here that communicates with the Sharp with no problems.


  • Deniselynn Aug 10, 2007

    Thanks JayBlair, will check into these things and let you know... much appreciated!



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Tell me more. What model Brother? Did you call them and make sure the Brother is set to auto receive?

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    Jay Blair Aug 09, 2007

    SO many variables. Most commonly it is line failure. Or voltage drop. Are they receiving from other machines OK? The 4750e has a smart ring feature. Make sure it is turned off. Could be a LIU board that is failing. Check to see if they have not recently unplugged the phone line and possibly placed in the wrong plug. It should be in the Line plug.


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