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WinFax installation does not complete

Situation: During the installation of WinFax, or when you reboot your computer, the WinFax PRO configuration wizard setup screen appears. When you are presented with the screen to enter your name, fax number and CSID, the screen disappears or the computer hangs/freezes. You cannot continue the setup, and you cannot start WinFax as the setup is not […]

Unable to locate the installation log file WFXUNIST.ISU

Error message: “Unable to locate the installation log file C:\Program Files\WinFax\WFXUNIST.ISU” during WinFax PRO uninstallation or “WFXUNINST.ISU is missing or corrupt.” This is an error that causes an uninstall of WinFax PRO to fail.  This file is an un-installation log file that is generated by a third party installation tool called Install Shield. Its automatically […]

Where to buy Symantec WinFax PRO software

Looking to purchase WinFax PRO? You may have found links on the internet to download software on the Web and we recommend you do NOT download WinFax illegally from any of these sites. These sites will take your money and you’ll end up with nothing, or worse, stolen personal & financial information. Symantec (the developers […]

Symantec WinFax PRO and Microsoft Windows 7 compatibility

This document contains outdated information on products that may no longer be available or have changed since this document was published, we provide it here for reference only. Many of you held off upgrading from Windows XP to Windows Vista and are considering the upgrade to Microsoft’s latest operating system Windows 7 (or even Windows 10), but are […]

Security flaw found in ActiveX Control used by Symantec’s WinFax PRO

An important update to all WinFax PRO fax users  UPDATED NEWS : Microsoft releases “ActiveX Killbits” Security Patch for XP February 9th, 2010 (See below) A security flaw (called a Remote Buffer overflow) with a specific ActiveX Control that is used by WinFax PRO was reported. This type of security flaw is fairly common with […]

Using WinFax PRO with your DSL Modem (Sending Internet Faxes)

  Shown above is a typical internal PC fax modem and a DSL modem At one time, fax/modems were a common hardware item that were bundled with many PCs.  In an effort for computer manufacturers to reduce prices, and because of the decline of dial-up Internet modem usage, fax/modems are not usually bundled with a computer and must be purchased separately as […]

Review of Magicjack internet phone service and sending faxes using WinFax PRO

  NOTE: This is an old review with the original MagicJack device using WinFax PRO 10 software on an Windows XP based computer. Conclusion is results may vary depending on your configuration, internet speed and destination number. Pricing and availability of some products may have changed since this article was written. I recently picked up a […]

How to determine which version of WinFax PRO 10 you have installed.

Note: The technical information provided below is provided for legacy information only. Symantec WinFax PRO 10 is the last version of WinFax to be released, it comes in five different revisions, 10.0, 10.01, 10.02, 10.03 and 10.04 (often incorrectly called 10.4). Our WinFax Tools application (click the WinFax Info button) can tell you immediately the version […]