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How do you send a fax with HylaFAX?

How do you send a fax with HylaFAX?


  1. Make up your document (text, pictures, whatever) on a Windows (-alike) client.
  2. ANYwhere in your text, specify the fax number you want to send the document to, i.e.:
  3. Print, using a Postscript driver, to the printer on your HylaFAX server system.
  4. As soon as the fax has been sent, you will be notified by email.

How does HylaFAX work?

HylaFAX is a fax server for Unix-like computer systems. It uses a client-server design and supports the sending and receiving of faxes as well as text pages, on any scale from low to very high volumes, if necessary making use of large numbers of modems.

How do you install HylaFAX?

The remainder of this chapter discusses the basic steps required to setup a HylaFAX™ server machine:

  1. Install the HylaFAX™ software.
  2. Select a facsimile modem for use.
  3. Check your modem is functional.
  4. Select a flow control scheme to use for facscimile communication.
  5. Select a TTY device to use.

How do you set up HylaFAX?

Initial Configuration

  1. Press enter to answer yes.
  2. faxsetup then asks permission to restart the hylafax server process. Press enter to answer yes.
  3. Since we have not set up a modem already, faxsetup will prompt you to run ‘faxaddmodem’. Press enter to answer yes.

Can I fax from LibreOffice?

You can configure LibreOffice so that a single click on an icon automatically sends the current document as a fax: Choose Tools – Options – LibreOffice Writer – Print. Select the fax driver from the Fax list box and click OK.

How do I send a fax from my email?

How to Send a Fax by Email

  1. Compose a new email and address it to the recipient’s fax number followed by @efaxsend.com.
  2. Cover Letters are optional. Enter the Subject Line and any Message into the body of the email.
  3. Your fax and cover letter will be delivered to your recipient’s fax machine. It’s that simple!

How do you start HylaFAX?