Receiving Faxes Manually

You can set up your product to receive faxes manually by setting the Receive Mode to Manual. This lets you check for a fax tone on the connected telephone before receiving a fax.
  1. To change the Receive Mode, select Setup > System Administration > Fax Settings > Receive Settings > Receive Mode and select Manual.
  2. When the connected telephone rings, answer the call.
  3. If you hear a fax tone, select Start Fax on the LCD display.
  4. Select Receive.
  5. Press one of the buttons to start receiving the fax.
  6. Hang up the telephone.
Related concepts
Fax Reception
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Receiving Faxes Automatically