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Line error when trying to send a document

I have checked the phone line, and there is nothing wrong with it. The paper will advance, and then stop.....when you'd expect it to feed thru and start scanning, it doesn't move. Then I get a long beep and the led readout says "Line Error".

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Check the line for a dial tone on the machine. Either the handset, onhook or speaker phone button. This will test if any comunictions boards have failed in the machine. If you have a dial tone the fax is ok

Next try a manual transmission. Basically make a normal phone call with for example using the handset but have your original in the fax ready to go, ring the fax number when you hear the other fax pick up you press the start button.

Don't forget the other fax may have a problem.

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