Is it possible to email a PDF attachment to a fax machine?

Question: I have a PDF document on my computer. Can I email it so that it is answered by a fax machine? (from a corporate user in the health industry in the United States)

Answer:

The quick answer is, no, there is no way to directly email a PDF attachment from a “regular” email address to a “regular” fax machine. They’re two different networks that cannot communicate with each other.

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Xerox and McAfee Partner on Printer, Fax, and MFP Security

Recently McAfee formed a partnership with Xerox to help develop security systems to address threats against confidential data in the workplace, specifically on Printer, Fax, and Multifunction (Copier) platforms.Xerox McAfee Fax Security

Designed for the business level platform, the result will be Xerox’s licensing of Continue reading “Xerox and McAfee Partner on Printer, Fax, and MFP Security”

Canon USA Announces Release of 3 New Pixma Print / Copy / Scan / Fax Units for the Home & Home Office Market

Following on the success of their PIXMA line of printers, Canon USA Inc. has recently announced the continuation of the line with the new MX512 Wireless All In One, MX432 Wireless All In One, and the MX372 All In One.Canon New Pixma Printers

The primary development with Continue reading “Canon USA Announces Release of 3 New Pixma Print / Copy / Scan / Fax Units for the Home & Home Office Market”

HP Recalls 1040 and 1050 Fax Machines Due to Fire Hazard

Recently announced by HP as well as the U.S. Consumer Product Safety Commission, HP has issued a voluntary recall and rebate for a series of fax machines distributed in Canada, Mexico, and the U.S. due to fire and burn hazards.Hp 1040 1050

Machines affected are: HP Fax 1040, 1050, 1010, and 1010xi.

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