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How to Fax a PDF – 3 Awesomely Simple Ways

How to Fax a PDF

PDF stands for Portable Document Format and it’s a very important type of file in the business world. The main benefit of this format is that devices of all kinds can open and read them.

Adobe and other PDF readers can be easily installed on PCs, Macs, iPhones, Androids, and other platforms.

As one of the most common document formats, people often find themselves needing to fax a document that they have as a PDF.

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How to Fax Documents from Your Computer (Paper-Free)

How to Fax Documents Directly from Your Computer

Technology is always developing and most data exchange can be done via online channels. As a result, emails and other internet-based means of communication are usually enough. All without the need for paper.

But what about faxing?

Believe it or not, you can also send faxes using your computer – again paper-free!

How? Today, e’ll discuss several different ways to fax a document from your computer.

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How to Send a Fax from a PC

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Fax machines have long been in use and are especially handy when it comes to sending and receiving important documents, especially of legal and official nature.

There is no need to despair if you do not have a dedicated fax machine at your disposal though. These days, your PC can be equipped to send and receive digital fax.

Equipping Your PC to Send and Receive Fax

Your computer should be equipped with a fax modem before trying to send or receive any fax messages. A fax modem allows your computer to communicate with a fax machine over a standard phone line. Thankfully, this step is actually quite simple.

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Can You Fax from a Smartphone?

Can i fax from my smartphone?

The average person today has a smartphone in their pocket virtually all day, every day.

With the exception of office access, the average person does not have a fax machine.

So every day people wonder, “Can I fax from my smartphone?”

If you’ve ever wondered if your mobile phone could emulate a fax machine, you’ll be glad to know that technology has indeed made it possible. It’s just one more of a growing list of functions these handy, convenient little devices can perform.

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Can You Fax Without a Phone Line?

Can I fax without a phone line?Traditionally, faxes were sent over a phone line. Homes and businesses would get a separate fax line to accommodate their faxing needs. And it many cases, that’s still how it works today.

But as fewer people have landlines, and more of us work remotely we don’t always have a fax line or fax machine.

So the question is… can you fax without a phone line?

Faxing Without a Phone Line

If you’re part of a small business or you have an off document you need to send via fax, it may not be economical to buy a fax machine. It’s also unlikely that you’ll want to pay a monthly fee to have a dedicated phone line.

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