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Receiving faxes - Windows XP

Microsoft has ceased security support for Windows XP on 8 April 2014. This means that PCs running Windows XP will no longer be safe to use.

Please contact your 1A partner to obtain a more recent operating system or a new PC.
This manual is for older systems and/or software and is no longer maintained.

This manual explains how to receive faxes with your 1A-server. Your 1A-server contains a fax module which is able to send and receive faxes.
The fax module will save the received faxes in a separate share on your server: \\yourservername\fax.
If you wish to know how to send faxes via the 1A server, please see the manual Faxprinter Winprint HylaFAX.


To complete this manual, you will need:

  • The fax module has to be enabled and configured (please contact your 1A partner if this is not the case)
  • Your username and password
  • The name of your 1A-server


Open the fax share (1)
  • Click the start button
  • Click Run
Open the fax share (1)
Open the fax share (2)
  • Enter \\yourservername\fax (substitute "yourservername" with the name of your 1A server)
  • Click OK
Open the fax share (2)
Logging in
  • Enter your username and password
  • Click OK
Opening received faxes
  • Click any file here to open that particular fax message
Opening received faxes