Install XP's Built-in Fax Service

Click START,


ADD/REMOVE programs.

Click 'ADD/REMOVE windows components' on the left side.

When the window opens, scroll through and make sure the FAX Services box is checked.

Click NEXT and follow the prompts.

Click Finish when the Wizard is done.

Now to configure the service:

Click Start,

All Programs,



Fax and finally ...

Fax Console.

When the Fax Configuration Wizard starts, go through the steps to enter sender information, select the modem you want to use, and choose whether you want to be able to send or receive faxes, or both.

Enter the TSID information: Info that appears as a header when you send a Fax and the CSID information that is displayed on the sending fax machine.

Select whether you want the machine to auto answer or manually answer. If you choose auto answer, specify how many rings before pickup.

Also select whether to automatically print faxes or store a copy in a folder.

Click Finish on the Summary page of the Wizard.

Done! Now you can send and/or receive faxes!

Posted bySumedh at 11:59 PM  


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