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April 6, 2005 5:55:03 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.print_fax (More info?)

Hi,

is there any way of using the xp fax client with multiple modems, Ive got a
normal land line on this laptop, but also a built in mobile devce, idelaly
id like the fax client to try the land line, if it cant get a tone, it will
roll over and use the mobile device.. any good ideas. ? :) 

Thanks.

Stu

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Anonymous
April 6, 2005 5:55:04 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.print_fax (More info?)

You can only use fax when you have a telephone line
connected to your fax modem. You cannot use fax
with a wireless or broadband connection.

--
Carey Frisch
Microsoft MVP
Windows XP - Shell/User
Microsoft Newsgroups

Get Windows XP Service Pack 2 with Advanced Security Technologies:
http://www.microsoft.com/athome/security/protect/window...

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"Stu" wrote:

| Hi,
|
| is there any way of using the xp fax client with multiple modems, Ive got a
| normal land line on this laptop, but also a built in mobile devce, idelaly
| id like the fax client to try the land line, if it cant get a tone, it will
| roll over and use the mobile device.. any good ideas. ? :) 
|
| Thanks.
|
| Stu
April 6, 2005 8:30:43 PM

Archived from groups: microsoft.public.windowsxp.print_fax (More info?)

no sorry i wasent clear, the internal one, uses a mobile phone technology,
so as far as its concerned it is a normal modem,, i can use it fine as a fax
device, but i want to use both...


"Carey Frisch [MVP]" <cnfrisch@nospamgmail.com> wrote in message
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> You can only use fax when you have a telephone line
> connected to your fax modem. You cannot use fax
> with a wireless or broadband connection.
>
> --
> Carey Frisch
> Microsoft MVP
> Windows XP - Shell/User
> Microsoft Newsgroups
>
> Get Windows XP Service Pack 2 with Advanced Security Technologies:
> http://www.microsoft.com/athome/security/protect/window...
>
> -------------------------------------------------------------------------------------------
>
> "Stu" wrote:
>
> | Hi,
> |
> | is there any way of using the xp fax client with multiple modems, Ive
> got a
> | normal land line on this laptop, but also a built in mobile devce,
> idelaly
> | id like the fax client to try the land line, if it cant get a tone, it
> will
> | roll over and use the mobile device.. any good ideas. ? :) 
> |
> | Thanks.
> |
> | Stu
>
!