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PC to Fax?

Asked by simone54 (7624points) February 15th, 2008

Is there a way to send a fax from my computer? I know it used to easy with Fax Modems but is it still possible with my broad band?

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Your broadband connection is not capable of faxing because it doesn’t have the ability to call anyone. You’d need a fax capable modem, as you know, to do that.

However, there are services that kind of “update” the idea of faxing. Services like jConnect ( will allow you to scan and send faxes through your computer, and with a provided number, you can receive faxes in your e-mail inbox. It’s not free, you’d be looking at around $15/mo + 20cents per page, but if you really need fax access, you can do it without the hardware and headaches.

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