Microsoft® Office Fax Plug-in
The Microsoft Office Plug-in enables you to send faxes directly from within Microsoft Office applications, including Microsoft Outlook.
To use this plug-in simply create a document, for example using Microsoft Word, and then click File > Save and Send > Send as Internet Fax. Then enter the destination fax number or select a recipient from your contacts, and hit Send! You can use any of the cover page templates provided or even create your own.
Download and install the GFI FaxMaker Online Microsoft Office plug-in now to enable faxing from all your Microsoft Office applications.
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Which Microsoft Office versions are supported with this plug-in?
The GFI FaxMaker Online Microsoft Office plug-in supports the following versions of Microsoft Office: Office 2003, Office 2007 (32-bit), Office 2010 (32-bit and 64-bit) and Office 2013 (32-bit and 64-bit).
What file types are supported by the Microsoft Office plug-in?
The plug-in supports the following file types:
- Microsoft Word (*.doc; *.docx)
- Microsoft Excel (*.xls, *.xlsx)
- Microsoft Powerpoint (*.ppt, *.pptx)
- Microsoft Visio (*.vsd)
- XML Paper Specification (*.xps)
- Hypertext Markup Language (*.html, *.mhtml)
- Adobe Acrobat (*.pdf)
- JPEG image (*.jpg)
- TIFF image (*.tif)
- ASCII Text (*.txt)
- Rich Text (*.rtf)
How do I send a fax with the GFI FaxMaker Online Microsoft Office plug-in?
Select File > Save and Send > Send as Internet Fax from any Microsoft Office application. A form will pop up where you can fill in details about the recipient, see a preview of the fax and various cover page options.
How will I know if a fax was sent successfully?
A success notification message will be sent to your email inbox.
Which operating systems are supported by the GFI FaxMaker Online Microsoft Office plug-in?
Windows 2003, Windows 2008, Windows XP, Windows Vista, Windows 7 and Windows 8 are supported. Please ensure that you download the correct x32bit or x64bit version.
How to install and set up in 5 easy steps
Run installer and click Install. Once the installation is complete click Finish.
Open a Word Document that you wish to send by fax.
Go to File, Save and Send and choose Send as Internet Fax
Select the recipients you wish to send the fax to.