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Brother 1840 bleeps

When I sending or receive a fax the machine bleeps and a message appears on the lcd screen (replace handset) and when receiving it says (conection error) we have checked the line is ok and the handset is down. Nothing will stop the bleeping we have to turn it off at the wall to stop any ideas?

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Try to unplug the handset and try again.

Unplug the phone cords from any shared devices.

Do you have DSL or any other digital type phone line?

Make sure the phone cord is plugged into the LINE port of the fax machine.

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