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Fax machine says there is no answer from receiver

When I attempt to send over a fax, it dials out and then a sheet prints out saying no answer. However, I know for sure there is no problem with the receiver and it is a problem on my end. Please Help! Just hooked up to phone modem and now my HP 3055 will only return a "NO ANSWER" response. I can call out and in on the line, but cannot send or receive faxes... Any help is welcomed.

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  • daspyda May 11, 2010

    Did you try to call the number with a reciver to see you hear the "handshake" tone? If yes, you hear it, then call the number your fax is on to see if you hear it from there.

    If you hear from both, then there should be communication between the two...

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SOURCE: Fax issue with HP Laserjet 3055

Hi. The fax-module in lj 3055 needs a 100% analog dial tone. You might get it working on a internet-phone-line, but HP garantees nothing because there are so many internet-phone-providers, and all of them operates with different specs and line-quality. You might try to lower the baud rate, turn off JBIG compession and error-correction. If the problem still remains, you need to replace your phone-line to a 100% analog line. Not any internet or ISDN/adapter-stuff. You should test your fax on any analog line at a friends house, just to make sure the fax i working anway.

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if you are using xp home you have to go into the utility and install the fax program its there but not installed and turned on this is most likely your problem, because once installed it will automatically hook itself to the modem.

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SOURCE: Fax Confirmation Sheet

HP LaserJet 3050, 3055, 3390, 3392 AiO Product - How to Print a FAX Confirmation Report Description By default, a Fax Confirmation report (Fax Call Report) will only print when a fax error occurs. However, this option can be changed using the printer control panel.

  1. Press the right arrow until Reports appears in the display, press the checkmark.
  2. Press the right arrow until Fax Call Report appears in the display, press the checkmark.
  3. Press the right arrow until Print Report appears in the display, press the checkmark.
  4. Right arrow to the option of choice, press the checkmark to save the change.
FAX call report options
  • Send Fax Only - a confirmation sheet will only print when a fax is sent
  • Never - no fax confirmation sheets
  • Every Error - default setting
  • Send Error - a fax confirmation prints when the fax transmission encounters an error
  • Every Fax - a fax confirmation sheet will print for incoming

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SOURCE: No answer when sending fax

The receiving fax machine never answered. Maybe their fax machine is set to MANUAL or is disconnected.

It's not your fax machine that's the problem.

Posted on Jan 23, 2009

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I have a lexmark x4270. Having problem sending fax. Sending local number, it's OK, but sending a different area code, it uses the local area code then the first 7 number of that number. Because someone...


Hi zoaj,

More then likely you have the fax set up to USE A DIALING PREFIX.

Therefore it is automatically doing this, regardless of what you input.

Follow the proceedure below ( which comes directly from the users manual for your printer type ) to change this. Delete the " USE A DIALING PREFIX " information.

once that is done, it will no longer automatically add the prefix for you. :)

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To pinpoint the cause of the issue, please record answers to the following questions:

Can a fax be sent or received?
Can a fax be sent, but not received?
Has the fax function ever worked in the past?

Any error messages may also help to narrow down the cause of the issues.

Print out the following:

- a settings list to view the current fax settings
- a receive log if there are issues receiving faxes
- a send log if there are issues sending faxes
- an activity log if faxes cannot be sent or received.
Initial checks
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Check to see if any configuration settings have been changed that could have affected the fax settings.

Faxes cannot be sent/received:
If you are using a digital line, you need an analog card, an ISDN adapter, or an ADSL filter in order to send faxes.
If a PBX is being used, an ISDN Adapter/ADSL filter will not be used as these are supplied within the system. (A PBX is normally used within a company to share a small number of public lines among a large number of private ones to save on cost.) For instructions on configuring the X6100 Series machine with a PBX, see How and When to Use the PBX Option.
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Test the line by connecting a phone directly into the phone port.
Check for a dialing tone.
If you cannot hear a dialing tone, try another phone cable. Once you can hear a dialing tone, you know that the phone port is live and working.
Make sure the RJ11 cable is not damaged.
Check that the printer is accessing the dialing tone correctly:
Press the Options button on the operator panel five times until ON HOOK DIAL is displayed.
Press Select. You should hear a dialing tone.
If you can't hear a dial tone, make sure that the speaker volume is set to High. (Go to Fax, press Options eight times until SPEAKER VOLUME is displayed, then use the plus or minus buttons to change the setting to HIGH. Press Select.)
If there is still no dial tone, unplug the power cable and the phone lead, then plug them back in and try again.

Faxes can be sent but not received:
Connect the Lexmark All-in-One directly to the phone port. IMPORTANT: Do NOT connect any phones to the EXT port.
Make sure the Fax receive mode is set to answer the fax after 3 rings. (Press the Fax button on the operator panel and then press Options three times until ANSWER FAX WHEN is displayed. Change the settings using the - or + buttons as appropriate.)

Faxes can be received but not sent:
Make sure that Country Code is set correctly:
Press the Fax button on the operator panel and then press Options 15 times until Advanced is displayed.
Press Select.
Press Options 13 times and then press the + or - button until the right country is displayed.
Press Select.

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Fax Confirmation Sheet


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And there should be a settings sheet to print out that will help you isolate which setting needs changed.

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