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Won't send faxes

I am trying to send a fax with my lexmark all in one fax printer. the button is in fax mode but I keep dialing the number to send the fax and the lcd stays on the copy screen. I am very frustrated. all the cables are properly connected and properly plugged in phone line.

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  • bellaartista Mar 21, 2008

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Hola. yo quiero saber como programar mi fax.

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Did you put the originals page(s) in the machine FIRST to fax, then enter the number then press start?
If you enter the phone number 1st BEFORE putting your originals in the feeder, the machine thinks you want to make a copy.
The FAX Mode is the setting for incoming faxes.
Try that and let me know if it works.
There should also be a button called "Hook" or "speaker" or something that you hit and you will hear the dial tone.
Once you hear the dial tone, you can dial the number, (make sure the pages you want to fax is in the feeder.
Once you hear the fax high pitch noise, hit the start button.
Hope this helps.
Let me know if it does and also remember to leave a feedback and rating if I have helped you.
Thanks and good luck.
Mac =)

Posted on Feb 19, 2008

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