Send a fax by dialing from a downstream phone
Occasionally, you might want to dial a fax number from a telephone that is connected to the same line as the product. For example, if you are sending a fax to a person whose device is in the manual receive mode, you can precede the fax with a voice call to let that person know that the fax is coming.
The telephone must be connected to the product “telephone” port ().
|Load the document into the automatic document feeder (ADF) input tray.
You cannot use the flatbed scanner when sending a fax by dialing from an extension telephone.
|Pick up the handset of a telephone that is connected to the same line as the product. Dial the fax number by using the telephone keypad.
|When the recipient answers, instruct the person to start the fax machine.
|When you hear the fax tones, press Start Fax, wait until Connecting appears on the control-panel display, and then hang up the telephone.
HP Laserjet M2727 Send a fax by dialing from a downstream phone