How to setup a Fax Service Account in GFI FaxMaker

In order to setup a Fax Service account in GFI FaxMaker, valid fax service account credentials are required either for GFI Online Fax Service or etherFax.
  1. Launch the GFI FaxMaker Configuration
  2. Select the Fax Services node in the navigation tree
'Fax Services' Configuration
  1. Select New fax service account
  2. Choose the appropriate fax service type (based upon the account information provided)
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  1. Fill in the account information 
Note: Account Name is only a display name that can be chosen independently.
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  1. Select Validate Account to verify the entered account credentials and to ensure that GFI FaxMaker can establish a connection to the appropriate server
  2. Receive poll interval time will dictate the interval in minutes. GFI FaxMaker will check for available faxes (of the selected fax service) in the specified interval.
  3. Select OK
  4. Select the Lines/Devices node in the navigation tree
  5. Select Properties
  6. Select Add
  7. Choose an available fax line, change device type to Fax Services, and select the appropriate fax service in the Physical line/port drop down list.
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  1. Select OK
  2. Repeat steps 11-13 to set up additional lines based upon the licensing and subscription agreement.
  3. When finished select OK in the Lines/Devices Properties window and select Yes to restart the GFI Fax Server Service when prompted

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