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200 page fax sent to me incorrectly

How do I delete a an incoming fax from the memory? I have had the machine un plugged for 48 hours and as soon as I plug it in again it keeps printing!

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Turn the machine off, hold down the stop button and turn it back on, this will clear the memory

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There can't be that many faxes in memory, just let it print them all and it will reset. Unfortunately no 2 manufacturers use the same methods for removing faxes stored in memory. If you can't do it, you'll have to call a technician to enter the service mode and do a complete memory reset.

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