Set the answer mode
Depending on the situation, set the product answer mode to
The factory-set default is
: The product answers incoming calls after a specified number of rings or upon
recognition of special fax tones.
: The product does not automatically answer the call. Instead, it waits until it detects the fax
: The product answers incoming calls immediately. If it detects the fax tone, it processes
the call as a fax. If it does not detect the fax tone, it creates an audible ring to alert you to answer
the incoming voice call.
: The product never answers calls. You must start the fax-receiving process yourself,
either by touching the
button on the control panel or by picking up a telephone that is
connected to that line and dialing 1-2-3.
Chapter 12 Fax
To set or change the answer mode, complete the following steps:
From the Home screen, touch the Setup
Scroll to and touch the
button, and then touch the name of the option that you
want to use.