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I have a Kyocera FS1118MFP multifunction Printer, Copier, Scanner and FAX set up on our network. The thing is that I want to be able to send faxes from a pc on the network and am in a pickle as to how to get it to do so. I tried using Windows Fax and Scan however there is no provision to connect and use a standalone Network Fax there.

How can I get this set up - I can send faxes from the machine manually but if I want to lets say send a pdf as a fax I can't do it.

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Please go back to your previously asked questions and accept suitable answers. You'll find people become unwilling to help if you don't acknowledge their effort with a few reputaion points. Just click the tick next to the answer that solved your problem. –  Hand-E-Food Dec 8 '11 at 6:48
    
I have different hardware, a Canon MX882 multifunction printer, but the same question. I want to connect it so my Win7 PC recognizes it as a true fax so Windows Fax and Scan can fax to it. I tried googling the topic but got so much noise it was not possible to determine if anyone has a reasonable answer. –  JohnC Jan 11 at 13:22

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Install the software that came on the CD with the printer. One of the options in the installer will set up a Kyocera Fax printer driver for you.

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Fax printer driver is not the same as a device being recognized as a true fax which is required for Windows Fax and Scan to use the device. –  JohnC Jan 11 at 13:21
    
The Kyocera installer installs two device drivers, one for the printer and one for the fax. They show up as two unique devices. I can't speak for Canon's setup. –  Hand-E-Food Jan 12 at 22:08

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