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how do i connect afax machine to a broadband line i also use

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how do i connect afax machine to a broadband line i also use aphone on that line
Submitted: 3 years ago.
Category: Electronics
Expert:  Richard replied 3 years ago.
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Can you make phone calls from the Broadband line? Or it is just for internet?
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

i can make calls i have a splitter on the lone

Expert:  Richard replied 3 years ago.
ok, then the part that connects to the phone is what you connect to the fax machine Rod.
the Fax machine just needs a telephone line as this is what it runs on, so use this connection for it.
Customer: replied 3 years ago.

if i do that the phone will ring when afax comes through is that right as i dont want to disrupt the phone if some one is using it

Expert:  Richard replied 3 years ago.
yes, but then you would need a seperate line Rod.
else you could just use this online service?
Then you would not need to worry about a line