Send and receive a faxLast updated on 03/22/2022
With Phones Pro, you can send and receive a fax.
Things to know
You can add a fax number from a call center, main line, or a department. Please contact your administrator to add a fax number to your account.
When you send a fax, dial one before your number.
Open call settings
Go to the navigation bar and click Phones Pro to open the embedded dialer.Note: If you don’t have the embedded dialer enabled, sign in to your Dialpad account and skip to step four.
In the Phones Pro embedded dialer, click the Wrench icon.
Phone Preferences opens.
Click View Dialpad Settings.
Your Dialpad profile opens in a new tab.
In Dialpad, click Launch Dialpad.
Send a fax
In Dialpad, click and select Send a fax.
Search the recipient's name or enter their number.
To upload a file from your computer, click Upload a file to send a fax.Note: The supported file should be less than 10MB.
The selected file is automatically sent as a fax. When it is successfully sent, the status will change from Pending to Success.
You can view the fax files in your fax department.
Delete a fax file
Click and select Delete.
Receive a fax
You get an incoming message notification when someone sends you a fax file.
To view the received fax file:
In Dialpad, go to your fax department > Faxes.
Click Download fax.
Disable fax notifications
You can stop receiving email notifications for the fax files you receive.
To do that:
In Dialpad settings, go to Your Settings > Call Handling & Voicemails.
Uncheck the Receive email notifications for new faxes option.
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Important note: Some features may not be currently included in your account and additional configuration may be required. Please contact technical support for details.