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Can't receive outgoing faxes, but CAN receive in-house faxes

I just moved my fax machine to another location in my office and now I can't receive incoming faxes.  The phone rings, the display shows RECEIVING (and SLEEP) but then nothing happens. However, I have another fax machine in another room, and I can send and receive to and from both of them and it works fine. I have tried the RESET suggestion but that didn't help. Any ideas?

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MAKE SURE YOUR PHONE LINE IS PLUGED INTO THE JACK ON THE FAX THAT IS MARKED LINE ALSO CHECK THAT THE MODE KEY IS SET TO FAX

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