How to set up a fax?
Now consider the question of how to set up a fax. In addition to the fax, you will need a landline telephone.
First you need to install a fax modem and connect it to the telephone line. In the Windows main menu, click "Start", there you will find "Windows Fax and Scan" in the program section. Locate the Fax tab and select New Fax. After that, you should run the Fax Setup Wizard and click on the "Connect to a fax modem" button. Then click on the "Next" button, and the program will continue the settings. To finish the modem setup, you need to carefully follow the program instructions.
If you have a fax server, you will need one computer with multiple fax modems. To set up a fax server, where certain hardware settings have already been made, you need to find out what the name of this computer is on this network, as well as the network address in order to send a fax. So how to set up a fax? Click "Start", select "Programs". After that you need to open "Windows Fax and Scan." There you will find the section "Fax" and the "Service". Click on it.
Next you need to open the section "Fax Accounts", then click on the "Add" button. You will need this to add an account that will help you use the fax server in the future to send faxes from your personal computer.
Then you need to open the Fax Setup Wizard. Be sure to indicate that you need to connect to a fax server on the network.