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 ======Just the FAX====== ======Just the FAX======
-Fax is an old technology for transmission of images over sound. It was originally used over radio and teletype ​and adapted for use over analog phone lines. To use a physical fax machone ​over VoIP phones lines, the analog is converted to a digital format called T.38, using a fax adaptor, often called an ATA or Analog Telephone Adapter because they can be used for many things besides fax (elevator phones for example). ​+Fax is an old technology for transmission of images over sound. It was originally used over radio then teletype ​then adapted for use over analog phone lines. To use a physical fax machine ​over VoIP phones lines, the analog is converted to a digital format called T.38, using a fax adapter, often called an ATA or Analog Telephone Adapter because they can be used for many things besides fax (elevator phones for example). ​
  
 Ring-u does not require a physical fax machine to be present, most of our customers receive fax via e-mail. An incoming fax is converted to a PDF by the Hello Hub and emailed to 1-3 email addresses. You can also send a fax via the ring-u Hello Hub customer portal. No fax machine or adapter required. ​ Ring-u does not require a physical fax machine to be present, most of our customers receive fax via e-mail. An incoming fax is converted to a PDF by the Hello Hub and emailed to 1-3 email addresses. You can also send a fax via the ring-u Hello Hub customer portal. No fax machine or adapter required. ​
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 ===== Sending Fax using Email===== ===== Sending Fax using Email=====
 +[[emailtofax|Email to fax]] summary:
 Create an email with the destination 10 digit phone number in the Subject line, with a PDF (only PDF supported, Version 1.4 recommended) to fax@..... (ask support for your fax to email address or look on your fax settings page) and the system will convert that PDF to a Fax and attempt to send it. It will email you a receipt when it is done.  Create an email with the destination 10 digit phone number in the Subject line, with a PDF (only PDF supported, Version 1.4 recommended) to fax@..... (ask support for your fax to email address or look on your fax settings page) and the system will convert that PDF to a Fax and attempt to send it. It will email you a receipt when it is done.