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Baud rate I want to make sure my fax is set up the best way with my vonage telephone service. They said the baud rate should be low 9600 BPS. How do I change this and is this true and is there anthing else I should know. Sincerely, Gregg Smith greggbsmith@gmail.com

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    I need to change baud rate to 9600

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1. Why 9600?

Because you are using a VOIP service it can from time to time lose connection briefly. The slower the speed the less data can be loss do to network congestion. It also gives the error correcting function of the receiving fax a better chance of filling in any lost data.
9600 is a good choice becasue the industry minimum is 9600. This means you will be able to communicate pretty much any fax thats is still tickin today. Raising the speed will get you a faster transfer but will also increase the chance that you are sending data at a faster rate than the recieving fax can send.

2. How to change the baud rate....

Press Menu/Set, 2, 0, 1.
Press ▲ or ▼ to select Basic or
Normal (or High*).
Press Menu/Set.
Press Stop/Exit.
* High is available for FAX-2910, FAX-2920
and MFC-7225 only.
Note
Basic reduces the modem speed to 9600
bps. Unless interference is a recurring
problem on your phone line, you may
prefer to use it only when needed.
Normal sets the modem speed at
14400 bps.
High sets the modem speed at
33600 bps.

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Lowering the Baud rate on Brother fax machines.
  • Press the Menu or Menu/Set key. Then Fax, Miscellaneous and Compatibility.
  • Press the Up or Down key until you can select Basic. Basic reduces the modem speed to 9600 bps.
  • Press OK or Menu/Set or Set key.
  • Press Stop/Exit.
Note these instructions should work for the following models: Fax-1835C, Fax-1840C, Fax-1940CN, Fax-2440C, Fax-2820, Fax-2825, Fax-2920, MFC-210C, MFC-215C, MFC-240C, MFC-3240C, MFC-3340c, and most other MFC models.

http://www.voipmechanic.com/voip-fax-settings-9600-baud.htm

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Change baud rate for brother fax


http://www.voipmechanic.com/voip-fax-settings-9600-baud.htm

Lowering the Baud rate on Brother fax machines.
  • Press the Menu or Menu/Set key. Then Fax, Miscellaneous and Compatibility.
  • Press the Up or Down key until you can select Basic. Basic reduces the modem speed to 9600 bps.
  • Press OK or Menu/Set or Set key.
  • Press Stop/Exit.
Note these instructions should work for the following models: Fax-1835C, Fax-1840C, Fax-1940CN, Fax-2440C, Fax-2820, Fax-2825, Fax-2920, MFC-210C, MFC-215C, MFC-240C, MFC-3240C, MFC-3340c, and most other MFC models.

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Enter Maintenance Mode:

1. Unplug power from rear of Fax machine, hold the Menu button while plugging power back in. Continue to hold the Menu button until "Maintenance" appears in the LCD window.
2. There are no helps for the Maintenance mode. Follow parameter change procedures to the letter.

Changing Baud Rate from Automatic to 9600:

1. Enter 10 (one, zero). This will bring up WSW00 on the LCD window.
2. Change the 00 to 19. If the baud rate is set to automatic, the numbers that appear will be 11100010.
3. Change the 11100010 to 01100010. This sets the baud rate to 9600.
4. Press the "Set" button just below the LCD window.
5. Press "Stop".
6. Enter 99. This will exit Maintenance mode and make the fax ready to use again.

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How to change the baud rate....

Press Menu/Set, 2, 0, 1.
Press ▲ or ▼ to select Basic or
Normal (or High*).
Press Menu/Set.
Press Stop/Exit.
* High is available for FAX-2910, FAX-2920
and MFC-7225 only.
Note
Basic reduces the modem speed to 9600
bps. Unless interference is a recurring
problem on your phone line, you may
prefer to use it only when needed.
Normal sets the modem speed at
14400 bps.
High sets the modem speed at
33600 bps..

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Don't do it, it will make your machine extremely unreliable.

Fax machines are ANALOG devices and will not work on a DIGITAL phone line.

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Changed transmission mode to normal in order to get rid of EMC error. Caution! depends on your telephone line or modem, for DSL is good for normal mode at 14400 bps else set it to basic mode at 9600 bps.

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fax machines are ANALOG devices and will not work reliably on a DIGITAL phone line.

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Wow. Digital lines are difficult to fax over. Most are still set to use analogue lines.
Those are also very odd changes. Most fax machines no longer even have a setting as low as 9600 baud.
Your fax may not have the ECM mode as changable, may just be built in, but that is not a function you normally would want to turn off. ECM is Error Correction Mode.
This honestly just sounds like a disclaimer to excuse their system's poor fax service.

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