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disable fax so the printer does not answer voice phone calls without unplugging telephone cord

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samsung m2880 all in one black and white laser printer
Microsoft Windows 7 (64-bit)

when telephone line plugged into printer the printer answers the phone with fax signal. is there a setting on the printer to disable the fax signal or do i need to constantly unplug the phone ,line

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Check the fax setup to see if there is a manual mode. That will disable automatic fax answer and you need to press start when a fax comes in.

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