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Can't send or receive faxes

Have three tel #'s coming into house thru cable, first # for my phone, 2nd # for my wife, and 3rd for my fax. The phones sound their distinctive rings and we either answer or they go to the the appropriate voice mail. If someone dials the fax # from their phone, the phone rings the distinctive 3-ring pattern and I can pick up. However if they dial from their fax machine and try to send a fax, my phone doesn't ring and the fax is not received; nor can I send a fax.

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It's most likely the compression on the phone line or you need to set up your fax machine for proper receive mode.
Contact your phone service provider to see if they support faxes.
(Faxes cannot handle nearly as much compression as standard voice)

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