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abbreviation for facsimile.
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Others find it hard to part with Rolodexes, Liquid Paper and fax machines, though technological advances have created products that should have made them obsolete years ago.
Although all types of businesses use faxes, some seem to rely on the fax machine more than others.
Sharp's UX-340L and UX-345L models have all the bells and whistles found on other moderately priced fax machines, such as caller ID display, automatic cover sheet writer, 15-second-per-page transmission, and 10-sheet document feeder What makes this duo so special is they use low-cost routing (LCR), which allows them to automatically choose the cheapest available long distance carrier every time an outgoing, tax or phone call is made.
With the ever-increasing speed of modems at lower-than-ever costs, a computer that doubles as a fax machine is available to almost anyone.
As the fax machine further penetrates the home, it is likely more publishers will jump into fax delivery systems.
He also notes that the reproduction quality of faxed material is not consistent, and that there are some documents, such as books or lengthy reports, that the fax machine simply cannot handle.
When a fax machine receives an incoming document, it reconstructs the image in lines of tightly spaced dots.
Eliminating a fax machine is an easy way to use less paper and saves trees, reduce energy in the office, and save oil required to produce toner cartridges.
The Global Fax Machine Industry Report 2014 is a professional and in-depth study on the current state of the global fax machine industry.
While viewing their message log, users can choose particular messages to forward to an email address or a traditional fax machine for printed output.
If they can push a button and have it printed directly at the bank's fax machine, then that allows them to get better service with fewer people for less cost," Hersee said.
The small and home office market is also a major target for Sharp, which is boasting a fax machine lineup of feature-rich models that offer many of the functions formerly found only in expensive models designed for corporate use.