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Anonymous
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Unfortunately, Windows XP and WinFax do not support distinctive ring. Here is info from Symantec on this:

If distinctive ring is unavailable or the option is dimmed, make sure that all the following requirements have been met:

You are configuring this on either Windows 95, Windows 98, or Windows Me. Distinctive Ring is not supported by Windows NT 4.0, Windows 2000, or Windows XP.
The modem is configured in WinFax to use TAPI and not a COM port.
The modem is installed with the latest operating system-specific driver.