computer-based fax

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computer-based fax

A fax that is sent via a computer running fax software to a fax machine using dial-up modems and analog phone lines. To receive a fax, the computer and fax application must also be running. See Internet faxing and fax.
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Remember that the most compelling aspect of computer-based faxing has nothing to do with transport--it has to do with process automation.
WinFax PRO provides computer-based faxing, including both send and receive capabilities.
The trial versions of WinFax PRO provide users with the opportunity to experience the benefits of computer-based faxing with a full-featured tax application before they buy it.
Genifax also gives administrators a degree of flexibility not possible from either standalone machines or other computer-based faxing systems that are not built explicitly for the legal market.
July 1 /PRNewswire/ -- FaxBack, Incorporated today announced the introduction of FaxCenter(TM) -- a turnkey, network fax processing solution designed for dedicated computer-based faxing as well as concurrent operation with FaxBack's popular Fax-On-Demand solutions.
In addition, the customer chose to deploy Microsoft Windows Terminal Server, Cisco Ethernet switching, Internet routing and firewall technology, Terminal Emulation suite for access to RS6000 and to improve and automate access to Court BBS systems, US Robotics modems for external dial-up and computer-based faxing, Spartacom modem pooling for shared modem access and high speed multi-user Internet access, including email serving and domain hosting.
More than 5 billion pages of computer-based faxes were sent in the United States last year, according to a survey conducted by the International Computer Facsimile Association (ICFA), which is composed of 42 companies involved in all areas of computer-based faxing.
alone, and 10 million new machines sold each year, we anticipate that ClearFax will become the standard for all computer-based faxing of images and documents to this enormous installed base.
The software provides a simple, economical way to automate computer-based faxing for groups of up to 25 users.
Like all members of the FaxPress family, new servers are fully self-contained, intelligent, plug-n-play devices which include all the necessary hardware and software to take advantage of all the functionality associated with computer-based faxing.
While our competitors have merely retrofitted existing OCR technology for personal computer-based faxing, we designed FaxMaster from the ground up expressly for that application," said Vallance Cole, Caere senior product marketing manager.
Switching to computer-based faxing could result in a savings of more than 29 million trees per year.
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