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Installation of MultiTech MT9234-MU-CDC-XR Modem Driver

Thank you for purchasing the MultiTech MT9234 Fax Modem from GetFaxing.com. GetFaxing.com provides a custom digitally signed automated installer for the MultiTech MT9234-MU-CDC-XR fax modem.  The installer is compatible with Windows 10, Windows 2012 and 2008 Server, Windows 8.x and Windows 7.  If you are using an older operating system, you must follow the manual installation […]

Fax Exploit in HP All-in-One Printers disclosed

On July 31st, 2018 HP announced they were offering up to $10,000 bug-bounty in partnership with a crowd sourcing security site Bugcrowd.com. It’s now become public that back in May 2018, a major security flaw was found in many HP All-in-one fax/printers using ink jet technology. CheckPoint Research reported the fax exploit to HP in […]

How to use the transfer to phone number feature in FaxTalk Messenger Pro or FaxTalk Multiline Server

FaxTalk has the ability to transfer an incoming call to another phone number after the call is answered, after a voice message is played, or after a specific mailbox is selected by the caller. These options are available in the mailbox options of the Voice Messaging setting (available only in FaxTalk Messenger Pro and FaxTalk […]

Why am I receiving a fax from a Happy FaxTalk User?

Did you receive an unwanted fax with the heading “A Happy FaxTalk User”? We never send unsolicited fax or e-mail spam. If you received a unsolicited fax with the heading ‘A Happy FaxTalk User‘ it did not originate from ‘GetFaxing.com’ See below for more information and how to get these faxes to stop. What is […]

VoiceZone Connect discontinued, alternative Caller ID replacement

On December 2nd 2017, Spectrum (formerly TWC, Time Warner Cable) discontinued the VoiceZone Connect service that it offered to its phone service subscribers.  For many, this service was used for monitoring and blocking unwanted calls using the Caller ID feature. Fortunately, you can continue to monitor and block specific Caller IDs using an inexpensive dial […]

Windows XP Security Update May 15, 2017 WannaCrypt KB4012598

In March 2017, Microsoft released a patch as outlined in KB4012598 to close a severe security hole in the supported versions of Microsoft Windows OS.  If you have a version of Windows that automatically updates, then you are already patched for this security flaw. On May 12th, 2017, malware nick-named “WannaCry” and “WannaCrypt” infected hundreds of […]

Does faxing work with ZTE Wireless home phone adapters?

Many wireless carriers in the United States and Canada (AT&T, Consumer Cellular, Telus, Fido, Rogers, Koodo etc.)  are now offering a wireless home phone service that can connect your existing home telephone to the carriers cellular network. The wireless home phone service is sold as an alternative to the traditional land-line and your current land-line telephone number can be […]

Formatting Microsoft Word mail merge fields using switches

Microsoft Word has a powerful feature that can alter how the text appears in your finished merged document, for example, if you have source data (a spreadsheet with a list of names and fax numbers in Excel) that contains names in mixed upper and lower case, it may look unprofessional to include lower case letters […]

Is a Software Development Kit (SDK) available in FaxTalk?

All FaxTalk software includes a Software Development Kit (SDK) to enable programmatic access to certain operations in the FaxTalk software. The FaxTalk SDK is a set of COM objects, header files, sample code, and documentation designed to help you create programs that provide automated access to FaxTalk functionality. Using the FaxTalk SDK, you can set up automated […]