Question about Brother FAX-1030e Plain Paper Thermal transfer

1 Answer

Fax won't send/receive

Fax sends the signal - hear the sounds, but doesn't pick up or transmit messages.

Posted by on

  • 1 more comment 
  • vpiner Sep 01, 2008

    If you mean do I have a broadband line for my computer - yes



    Does that impact

  • vpiner Sep 02, 2008

    OK, I'll try sending something by unplugging the filter on the line and see what happens - thanks heaps

  • vpiner Sep 09, 2008

    You were right, when I plugged it straight into the phone jack it worked. I phoned the Telecommunications company and what the actual problem was is a faulty filter for the broadband connection. They sent a new filter and all is fixed.



    thanks

×

1 Answer

  • Level 3:

    An expert who has achieved level 3 by getting 1000 points

    All-Star:

    An expert that got 10 achievements.

    MVP:

    An expert that got 5 achievements.

    Genius:

    An expert who has answered 1,000 questions.

  • Master
  • 2,120 Answers

Do you or the other party have a DSL line?

Posted on Sep 01, 2008

  • Leroy Elliott
    Leroy Elliott Sep 01, 2008

    Fax machines are ANALOG devices.



    They are designed to work on the POTS system. (Plain Old Telephone System).



    If your Cable Co. installed VOIP (Digital) or any other such, your fax machine will not work reliably.

×

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

I am looking for Atlantis fax number please a number that work


Hello,

I am assuming you are attempting to contact Atlantis Paradise Island in the Bahamas. You can send them a fax be doing the following.

Call 1-954-809-2332

Now here's the tricky part. When the other end picks up, the voice mail states you must press 2 to leave a fax. Once you press 2, you will receive the standard fax negotiation signal and can hit transmit/send on your fax machine.

If you can't do this on your fax, usually you can place the phone number in your fax followed by 3 or 4 commas the the number 2. This permits the fax to delay pressing 2. You may have to use more or less commas to get the timing down.

http://www.atlantisbahamas.com/contact

Best wishes,
Joe

Aug 25, 2016 | Fax Machines

1 Answer

Cant send or recieve fax


Might be silly question but is it setup to auto transmit and receive? And have you tried to operate it manually? + take out the inline filter fax machines operate on volume'db' to soft and it can't hear, to loud and it can distort sound.

Dec 28, 2013 | HP Fax Machines

1 Answer

My brother fax 837mcs won't receive faxes


check setings and conection to phone tray other phone in the same out
out let to see if you have signal on it.

May 31, 2012 | Brother Fax Machines

1 Answer

How can I get the telephone on my Brother Fax T96 to work?


Step by step information at the link below.
Brother Fax T96
The F/T Mode is used to allow the fax machine and the telephones to share the same telephone line. When a call comes in, the fax machine and all extension telephones on that line will ring according to the number of rings you have set for the Ring Delay.
When the Ring Delay is completed, the fax machine will answer the call and determine if it is a fax call or a telephone (voice) call.
The fax machine can determine this by the signal it is receiving on the telephone line. If someone is sending a fax automatically , the sending fax machine will transmit a fax tone (a series of beeps every 3 seconds).
If your fax machine hears these tones, it will receive the fax.

If the fax machine does not hear any fax tones, it assumes it is a telephone (voice) call and will begin ringing the F/T ring tones (double ring) for the length of time you selected for the F/T Ring Time. These tones will only ring on the fax machine's handset (extension or external phones will not ring). At the end of the F/T ring time the fax machine will go into the receive mode in order to receive a manual fax.
(If the call was a voice call and was not answered, the caller will hear the fax receive tones also).
  • If you answer the call before the fax machine(during the ring delay period) and determine it is a fax, you can transfer the fax to the fax machine for receiving.

  • If you answer the call on an "extension" phone and hear a beep every 3 seconds (automatic fax) or silence (manual fax), press *51 or *91 for New Zealand (remote activation code) on the telephone keypad, wait to hear the fax machine turn on (chirping sounds) and then hang up.

  • If you answer on the handset of the fax machine and hear a beep every 3 seconds or silence, press the Fax Start or Start/Copy key on the control panel of the fax machine and then hang up the handset.

  • If you answer a call on an "extension" phone during the F/T Ring Time, you will hear the F/T ring tones.
    To release the call from the fax machine, press #51 or #91 for New Zealand (remote deactivation code) on the telephone keypad and you can speak to the calling party.

  • If you pick up the handset of the fax machine during the F/T ring time, you may talk to the calling party immediately.

Mar 28, 2011 | Fax Machines

1 Answer

Cant send faxes


It sounds like the faxes memory is full, either from receiving or transmitting faxes, try turning it off and on again, the fax might just need to recognize you have installed a net toner cartridge.

Oct 16, 2009 | Fax Machines

1 Answer

I can only receive faxes not send when i try to send it just keeps ringing will not transmit


If you dial a number and just hear ringing that means the other end is not answering. Even if a person or answering machine picked up the ringing would stop. The problem is at the other end.

Mar 10, 2009 | Canon CFX-L4000 Plain Paper Laser Fax

1 Answer

NEED THE MACHINE TO ANSWER WHEN THE PHONE SENDS THE SIGNAL.


After making my post, I went to the official Brothers website for the 4100 FAQs and "Operating Instructions." Here's what I found. Set your 4100 set to the "Fax/Tel" mode. Press "Menu", then the number 2 (Fax), then number 1(Set-up Receive), then number 1 again (Ring Delay). Use right arrow key to increase. Once increased, press the "Set" key. You'll see the message "Accepted." Now press the "Stop" key to exit "Menu." This will now give you up to 4 rings before the fax auto answers. Inorder to send a signal by phone to remote start the fax just follow the instructions I copied directly from Brothers instructions for the 4100: If you answer the call on an extension phone (this is any phone plug into a phone jack on the same line) and hear a beep every 3 seconds (automatic fax) or just silence (manual fax), press *51(remote activation code) on the telephone keypad, wait to hear the Brother machine turn on (chirping sounds) and then hang up. I don't have anyone that can send me a fax right now to test it out. I'll have to try it in the morning. Hope this works for you.
THEOH

Feb 23, 2009 | Brother IntelliFAX 4100 Laser Fax

3 Answers

Can not transmit faxes


do you have a seperate fax line? if so check the fax line.
also in the fax menu set up your fax to phone/fax mode, and set up all your fax info.
if you have distinq ring you need to set up your # of rings.

Feb 22, 2008 | Canon FAXPHONE L170 Plain Paper Laser

1 Answer

Setting the voicmail


Voicemail or telephone answering device (TAD). There is a BIG difference. Voicemail is product of your telephone service provider. If you have voicemail, most providers have a solution to this that you must arrange through them. If you have an answering machine, you can set your Brother to TAD mode. In TAD mode, if your answering machine picks up, (you must set your answering machine to answer in less rings than your fax), your fax will "eavesdrop" to listen for the fax tones from the sending machine. If it hears these tones, it will disconnect your answering machine and accept the incoming fax. If it does not hear the tones, it allows the answering machine to record the incoming message. If you are home. If you answer the call and hear a tone every 2.5 to 3 seconds, that signals an incoming fax. Simply touch *51 on the keypad of the phone you picked up on. You will hear some shrill tones. That is your fax machine attempting to receive the incoming fax. Hang up the phone you are on and it will receive the fax. In any case, make sure that the receive mode is NOT set to AUTO. Set the receive mode to TAD or MANUAL. If these instructions were not clear enough, let me know and I will send you DETAILED instructions. You can find the manual here: http://www.brother-usa.com/Data/Documentation/Fax/User/UM_FAX2820_FAX2920_MFC7220_MFC7225N.pdf If you need additional assistance, please let me know before you rate this solution. Ed

Jun 29, 2007 | Brother IntelliFax-2820 Laser Fax

1 Answer

Sending and receiving problems


Where the telephone line comes in from the wall, make sure that it is plugged in the "line" or "wall" port. There is probably another port call "tel" or "acc". If the line is plugged into that port you will still get a dial tone but you are not connected to the fax's modem. You hope that's it. Ed

May 15, 2007 | Canon FaxPhone L75 Plain Paper Laser

Not finding what you are looking for?
Brother FAX-1030e Plain Paper Thermal transfer Logo

Related Topics:

76 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Brother Fax Machines Experts

CheckitRight
CheckitRight

Level 3 Expert

1349 Answers

Soulvisitor
Soulvisitor

Level 3 Expert

1113 Answers

Paul King
Paul King

Level 3 Expert

735 Answers

Are you a Brother Fax Machine Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...