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 Now, your incoming FAXes will be sent to your fax machine. Now, your incoming FAXes will be sent to your fax machine.
  
-===== Sending Fax using Fax Machine===== +===== Sending Fax using Fax Machine - direct mode===== 
-Install and configure an ATA/Fax Adapter as outlined above. You should be able to send a fax, dialing as before. The adapter does most of the work. 7 or 10 digit dialing should work just as before. +Install and configure an ATA/Fax Adapter as outlined above. You should be able to send a fax, dialing as before. The adapter does most of the work. 7 or 10 digit dialing should work just as before. The menu option for "Direct" and "Proxy" modes is on the main fax configuration page under Services.  
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 +===== Sending Fax using Fax Machine - proxy mode===== 
 +{{ ::faxproxy.png?200|}} 
 +Some firewalls and internet providers detect the one way blast of UDP traffic sending a fax creates and block it. This usually manifests itself as a fax start "starts" and then hangs up, often with a busy signal. "Proxy" mode essentially turns you fax machine into a scanner. Send a fax normally, it is received by the Hello Hub on your premise, digitized, sent to our fax platform and resent from there. Your fax machine will give you a confirmation as soon as it sends it, but it may be several minutes before you get a confirmation from the fax platform via email. The fax platform will attempt to send it 15 times over several hours using a bank of software defined modems, freeing up your fax machine quickly
  
 ===== Sending Fax using Email===== ===== Sending Fax using Email=====
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