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    OPERATION MANUAL FACSIMILE MODEL FO-475 1. Installation 2. Using the Answering Machine 3. Sending Do[...]

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    W ARRANTY F acsimile Pr oducts Congratulations on Y our Purchase! FOR THE SER VICING OF PRODUCTS PUR[...]

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    QUICK RE FERE NCE GUIDE INSTALLATI ON 1. Conn ect th e ha ndse t as sho wn. 2. Plug the p owe r cord[...]

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    Intro ductio n Welco me, and thank you for choos in g a Sharp facsim ile! T he features an d specifi[...]

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    Halft one (g re ysca le ) 64 leve ls Rec ordi ng syste m Th erm a l re cor din g Applicabl e tele ph[...]

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    Imp ortan t saf ety in formatio n • For your safe ty, if any of your e q uipme nt is not opera tin[...]

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    • Neve r insta ll telepho ne socke ts in wet loca t ions unless t he soc k et i s specific a lly d[...]

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    WARNING NOTI CE : NO calls ca n be made t o or from this fa x dur ing a main s power f ailur e. WARN[...]

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    IMPORTANT NOT ICE F OR NEW ZEALAND USERS Please n ote: The grant of a Telepermi t for a n y item of [...]

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    Table of Contents 1 Inst allation 1 Unpacking Checkl ist . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .[...]

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    7 S pecial Functi o ns 70 Call e r ID . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . [...]

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    Chapter 1 Install ation Un packin g Checklis t 1. I nstall ation Befor e sett ing up, make sure you [...]

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    RESOLUTIO N key Press this ke y to adj ust t he resol uti on a nd co ntr ast befo re sendi ng or cop[...]

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    SPEAKE R key Press this ke y to h ear the li ne and fa x tones th roug h the speake r bef ore send i[...]

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    Co nn ect ion s Poi nts to keep in mi nd when s etting up Do not place t he mac hine in dire ct sunl[...]

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    Hand set Conn ect the handse t as shown and place it on the h and set r est . ♦ The ends of the ha[...]

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    Po wer lead Pl ug the po wer lea d into a 230-24 0 V, 50 Hz, ear thed (3- pron g) AC out le t. ♦ C[...]

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    Tele p h o ne li ne cord Inser t one end o f the t e lephon e line cord int o the adapt er. Inse rt [...]

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    Ex tension phone (optional) I f desire d, you ca n conne ct an ex tensio n phon e to the TEL. SET so[...]

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    Origin al Doc umen t Sup port Ro tate the orig ina l do cum e nt sup port so tha t it poi nt s stra [...]

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    YES NO! Remove cardboard and tape 1 Pull th e r elease marked PAN EL R ELEA SE toward y ou and op en[...]

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    4 Insert the leading edge o f the paper into the paper inlet. Contin ue to push the paper through th[...]

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    6 A short length of the fax paper will feed out and be cut off. (If this does n’t happen, repeat t[...]

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    En tering Your Name and F ax Number Be fore you can begin using y our fax, you ne e d to ent e r y o[...]

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    3 Press the S TART/MEMORY key. ST ART/MEMORY The d isplay will sho w: ENTER FAX # 4 Enter your fax n[...]

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    6 Enter your name by pr essing the number keys as shown in the chart belo w. Up to 24 char acters ca[...]

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    Set ting th e Date and Time The date and tim e appear in the display and repor ts, an d ar e prin te[...]

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    4 Enter a two-dig i t n umber for th e day ("01" to " 31") . Ex am ple: th e 5t [...]

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    Sele ctin g th e Rec ept ion Mo de Your fax ha s four m ode s for re ce iv ing inc om ing c al ls an[...]

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    Vo lume Ad just ment You can adjust the volume of the speake r and ringer using the UP and DOWN ke y[...]

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    DO WN UP Ri nger 1 Press the UP or DOWN key. (Make sur e th e SPEAKER key has not been pressed and t[...]

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    Chapter 2 Using the Answerin g Machine The FO-475’s bui lt-i n answeri ng machine allows you to re[...]

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    3 Press the S TART/MEMORY key. 4 Press a number key to select the outg oing message you wan t to r e[...]

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    7 Go back to Step 4 to recor d an outgo ing message for another box, or pr ess the STOP key twice to[...]

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    O peratin g t he An swe rin g M ach ine Ac tivati n g th e answ ering mach ine Acti vate the answe r[...]

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    1 Press the PLA Y/S KIP key. • • If you only wan t to listen to new messages (mess ages no t pre[...]

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    Erasi n g recei v ed messa g es I t is imp ort ant to erase recei ve d messag es afte r you list en [...]

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    Da te and time of ICMs Yo u c a n ch eck the dat e a nd time of your receive d messages by pressi ng[...]

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    O ptio na l Answ e ring M ach ine Se ttin gs 2. Answ e ring Mac hi ne FUNCTION 0 Programming a passc[...]

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    ST OP Fax re ceptio n in boxes I f desire d, y ou can tu rn on t he Fax Box fu nct io n to r e ceiv [...]

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    Set ting ICM time Inco m ing m essa ge s (ICMs) a re the messa ges whic h callers l eave fo r you on[...]

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    ST OP Fax re cep tio n on ANS. failu r e I f the memory fo r record ing incom ing message s bec om e[...]

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    T ransf er F un ctio n The Transfer function is used to make the FO-475 automatica lly call you at a[...]

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    3 Press the START/MEMORY key. 4 Enter a transfer number (max. of 32 dig its including pauses ) by pr[...]

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    ST OP Tur ning the Tra nsfe r function on and off 1 Press thes e keys : The display will s how: ANS.[...]

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    0 FUNCTION ST OP ST ART/MEMORY Override Ring ing This fun ct ion all ows sel ecte d caller s using a[...]

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    (Exa mple) Ove rri ding the answ er ing ma c hine Your cal lers shoul d fol low the step s bel ow to[...]

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    Re mote O peratio ns You can call the FO-475 from any tone dial teleph one a nd play back your messa[...]

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    Toll Save r When yo u call the FO- 475 to liste n to your m essa ges, it wil l answer a fter two rin[...]

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    Retri eving y our mes sages Foll ow the ste ps be low t o liste n to your m essa ges fr om a remot e[...]

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    • • If no messages have been receiv ed in the box, you will hear a sho rt beep. You can eith er [...]

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    5 When y ou have fin ished listening to your messages , y ou can do any o f the follow ing: • • [...]

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    (Exa mple) Othe r remote opera tions Aft er list ening to your me ssage s, you can do any of the op [...]

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    (Exam ple ) (Exa mple) Turning the Trans fer functi on on or off To turn Transf er on: Pr ess "[...]

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    Recordi ng a "Memo" You can leav e a "m emo" fo r your sel f or other users of t[...]

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    Chapter 3 Sen ding Documen ts Tra nsmitt able Docu ment s Size and we ight T he siz e a nd w e ight [...]

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    Note: Letters or graphics on the edges of a document will not be s canned. Letter s in the sha d ed [...]

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    Lo adin g t he Do cu me nt Up to 1 0 p ag es ca n be p la ce d in t h e f e ed er a t on e t i me . [...]

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    Re m ovi ng a docum ent from the feede r If you ne e d to rem ov e a docum ent fr om th e fe eder , [...]

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    <P=001> Res olu tion an d Co ntrast If de sir ed, you c an adj ust t he re sol uti on a nd co [...]

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    <P=002> 1 Load the document(s). • • The document must be loaded befor e the resolution and[...]

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    Sen ding a Fax by No rmal Dia lling With Normal D i alling, you pic k up the handse t (or p ress the[...]

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    4 Wait f or the connection. Depen ding on the setting of the receivin g m ach ine, you will either h[...]

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    Sen ding a Fax by Au to matic Diallin g You can dial a fax o r telephon e num ber by si mp ly pressi[...]

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    Storing fa x a nd tele phone num b ers for Automati c Dia llin g 1 Pres s thes e keys: The d isplay [...]

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    6 Enter the nam e of the party by pr essing the number keys as shown in the chart below . Up to 10 c[...]

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    Cle aring numbe rs 1 Pres s thes e keys: The d isplay w ill show: FAX/TEL. # M O D E 2 Pres s 2 to s[...]

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    Rapi d Key Dia lling If th e numbe r you want t o di al has be en store d for Aut om at ic Diall ing[...]

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    Spee d Dia ll in g Spe ed Di alli ng c an be used to dial any nu mber that has been store d for Aut [...]

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    Di rect Key pad Di all ing You can also e nt er a f ull num be r wit h the num be r keys and t hen p[...]

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    Us ing the HOLD SEARCH ke y If you don ’t rem embe r the Rapid Ke y or Speed Dial num ber in whi [...]

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    4 Pr ess th e # key or the key to scro l l through the names (numbers if you pressed 0 ). Stop when [...]

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    Chapter 4 Receiving Documen ts Us ing TEL/F AX Mo de Pres s the RECEPTION MODE ke y un ti l the ar r[...]

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    Using ANS. M ode In ANS. mod e, your fax will autom atic ally receive voice and fax message s. See C[...]

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    Us ing TEL M od e Pr ess th e RECEPTION MODE key unt il the arr ow in the display points to TEL. REC[...]

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    Beep 5 Answ ering wi th an extens i on phone 1 Answer the exten sion phone w hen it rings . 2 If you[...]

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    Chapter 5 Maki ng Copies Your fax ca n also be used t o make copi es. You can use this func ti on to[...]

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    or SPEAKER Chapter 6 Maki ng Tel ephon e Calls Your fax ca n be used like a regul ar tel eph one to [...]

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    Cha in Dia lling Aft er liftin g the handset , y ou can di al any com bin at ion of Normal Diall ing[...]

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    Chapter 7 Sp ecial Fu nction s Ca ller ID If you subscr ibe to a cal ler id entif ic ation servi ce [...]

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    How Ca l ler ID oper ate s Whe n you rec eive a cal l, the na me and phone numbe r of th e call er w[...]

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    View ing the Ca ll er ID l ist If you subscr ibe to a Cal ler ID serv ic e and have turne d on the C[...]

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    4 Press the S TOP key when yo u have finished view ing the list. To de lete c all s from the calle r[...]

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    Dire ct Ca ll If desire d, you can all ow a design at ed phone number t o access a persona l bo x di[...]

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    Note: The blocked number must be input in the same format a s Caller I.D. to be r ecognis ed, includ[...]

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    1 Press thes e keys : NO The d isplay will sho w: FUNCTION OPTION SETTIN G 2 Press thes e keys : 4 T[...]

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    Blo ckin g Re cep tion of Unwa nte d F axes The Anti Junk F ax fun ction a llows you t o block r ece[...]

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    <P=002> 4 Enter the full number you want to blo ck (max. of 20 digits ). (Exam ple ) 5 Pr ess [...]

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    Po lling (Req ues ting a F ax T ran smissio n) Poll ing allows yo u t o call anoth er fax m achin e [...]

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    Turnaround pol ling Afte r pol ling a fax mac hi ne, you can send a docu me nt t o that m a chi ne o[...]

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    4 Press the START/MEMORY key and then the STOP key. Stori ng and c lea ring fa x num bers for pol l [...]

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    Timer Operatio ns The Tim er func ti on allo ws you to se t a tra nsm issi on and/o r pol li ng oper[...]

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    6 Enter the Speed D ial number of the receiving fax machine. • • If this is a polling oper ation[...]

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    Memory Your fax ha s a mem ory whi ch can be used to tem por arily store bot h inc omin g and outg o[...]

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    3 Enter the n umber of the receiv ing machine using one of the follo wing methods: • • Pres s a [...]

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    Subs titute rec epti on into mem ory This is a back-up func ti on whi ch is aut omat ic ally act iva[...]

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    (Exam ple) Broa dca stin g This fun ction allows you to sen d the sam e docume nt to as many as 10 d[...]

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    5 Press the START/MEMORY key. Transmiss ion w ill begin. • • A Transaction Report is automatical[...]

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    Re min de r F un ctio n The Remi nde r funct ion all ows you to sen d either a voice messa ge, fa x [...]

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    6 Press the START/MEMORY key. 7 To record a voice mess age, pick up the h ands e t, pr ess th e STAR[...]

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    To chec k or ca nce l a rem inder mes sage To c heck a remind er messa ge befo re it is sent, pre ss[...]

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    Chapter 8 Opti on Setting s The opt ion set ti ngs let yo u custom ise your fax t o better sui t you[...]

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    Se tti ng 3: 4 RINGS TEL ANSWER Pr ess 1 (YES) to h ave the FAX answe r a c all after 4 rings when i[...]

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    Setting 6: TRANSACTIO N REPORT PRINT SELE C T Th is set s the con dit io n for pr int in g out a Tr [...]

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    Setting 8: PSEUDO RING ING DURATIO N This set s the dura tion of p seud o ringin g in TE L/FAX recep[...]

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    Setting 10: TIME SAVE This re duc es the ve rt ic al len gth of doc um ent s tra nsm it te d by 20 %[...]

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    Setting 13: JUNK NUMB ER CHE CK Press 1 to pre ve nt re cept ion from fax n um ber s ent ere d in t [...]

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    Chapter 9 Pr intin g Reports an d Lists You can pri nt out list s showin g set ti ngs and inf orm at[...]

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    Tel ephone Numbe r Lis t Th is list s ho ws t he f ax and voi ce num be rs whic h ha ve be en store [...]

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    Op t ion S etting Li st Thi s list shows the current st atus of th e optio n setti ngs. Anti J unk N[...]

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    Mes s age Lis t This li st sh o ws info rm ation a bou t the messa ges c urre nt ly reco rde d in th[...]

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    Tra nsac tion Repor t Th is re port is pri nt ed ou t autom a ti ca ll y after a n ope ra ti on is p[...]

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    Chapter 10 Mainten ance Fax print head Clean the prin t head frequ ent ly to en sure o ptim um prin [...]

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    Scanning gla s s and rollers Clean the scan nin g glass and roller s freq uen tl y to ensure the qua[...]

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    Chapter 11 Tro ublesh ootin g Prob lems an d Solu tions Line err or Pro bl em Che ck and rem e dy E [...]

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    Di aling a nd trans missi on proble m s Proble m Check and rem edy No dial tone when yo u pick up th[...]

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    Rece ption and copyi ng proble ms Pro bl em Ch e ck and r em ed y The p ower is o n , b ut no recep [...]

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    Recept ion/copy ing is int erru pted. • • If receptio n or copying has been done cont inuous ly [...]

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    Bell tinkle (New Zealan d) • • The o peration o f th i s equipm ent on the s a me line as the te[...]

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    Mes sag es an d Sig nals Disp l ay me ssag e s No te: If you have turned on the Caller ID function ,[...]

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    PAPER JAM MED The fax paper is jamme d. See the following section, Cl eari ng j am me d fa x p a pe [...]

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    Cle ari n g Pap er Jams Cle aring a jamme d docum e nt If the origi nal docum ent doesn’t feed pro[...]

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    2 Remove the paper roll. • • If any pieces of paper are stuck in the cutter, r emove them with c[...]

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    Index A ANS. Pr ogram L ist, 100 ANS. receptio n mode, 19, 64 Answerin g m a chine Operat ion, 22 An[...]

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    J Jam s, c learin g, 1 12 Junk Nu m ber Check, 97 L Le tt ers , en te r in g , 16 Line error, 105 Lo[...]

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    S Sca nni ng glass, clea ni ng, 104 Sea rc h Dia lling , 61, 69 Sen der ’s nam e and n u mb er, en[...]

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    # # REMOTE O P ERATION CARD The card below is pr ovided a s a quick g uide to remot e ope ration . C[...]

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