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Faxes are a quick way of transmitting important documents to the people who need them. Learn how to use fax in the office or on the go, and all the latest technology tips.

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How does faxing over e-mail work?

Faxing over email is a popular and convenient trend for many fax users. Learn more about faxing over email in this article.


Quiz: Do you know how to send an Internet fax?

 Quiz: Do you know how to send an Internet fax?

Internet faxing works by transmitting computer-generated documents by email to a fax machine. Find out how Internet faxing works by taking our quiz. See more »

How Thermal Fax Machines Work

 How Thermal Fax Machines Work

The thermal fax machine leverages heat to print words and images. Learn how the thermal fax machine works along with its advantages and disadvantages. See more »

History of the Fax Machine

 History of the Fax Machine

The fax machine, a cornerstone of modern business, has a long and interesting history of development. Learn more about fax machines at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How Broadcast Fax Works

 How Broadcast Fax Works

Broadcast fax allows users to send faxes simultaneously to many recipients. Find out how broadcast fax programs work. See more »

How does faxing over e-mail work?

 How does faxing over e-mail work?

Faxing over email is a popular and convenient trend for many fax users. Learn more about faxing over email at HowStuffWorks. See more »

How does faxing over the Internet work?

 How does faxing over the Internet work?

How does faxing over the Internet work? See more »

How can I receive faxes in my home office without paying for a fax machine and phone line?

 How can I receive faxes in my home office without paying for a fax machine and phone line?

How can I receive faxes in my home office without paying for a fax machine and phone line? See more »

How Fax Machines Work

 How Fax Machines Work

Learn all about fax machines and how they transmit information. Review popular fax machines and read our buying guide on desktop fax machines. See more »