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I cannot get or recieve fax's and the amber light next to the on/off button is on. Joe

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You'd better download the manual for your printer:
http://support.dell.com/support/edocs/systems/PRN942/en/index.htm#printed_documentation
It will guide you through the necessary proccedings.

Posted on Feb 08, 2010

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I beleive this is what you need:
http://gdlp01.c-wss.com/gds/0900006293/imageCLASS_MF3200_Series_Advanced_Guide_EN.pdf

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