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HP LaserJet 3027 and 3035 MFP - Connect the Fax
The HP LaserJet M3027x MFP and the HP LaserJet M3035xs MFP models come with a fax feature.
For complete instructions for configuring the device fax and for using the fax features, see the fax guide, which is included with the HP LaserJet M3027x MFP and the HP LaserJet M3035xs MFP on the device CD.
This chapter provides information about the following topics.
On the HP LaserJet M3027x or the HP LaserJet M3035xs MFPs, the device can function as a standalone fax machine.
Connect the fax to a telephone line
When connecting the fax to a telephone line, ensure that the telephone line that is being used for the fax is a dedicated line that is not used by other devices. In addition, this line should be an analog line because the fax will not function correctly if it is connected to some digital PBX systems. If you are not sure whether you have an analog or digital phone line, contact your telecom provider.
HP recommends using the telephone cord that comes with the device to ensure that the fax functions correctly.
Configure and use the fax features
Before you can use the fax features, you must configure them in the control‑panel menus. For example, you need to specify the following information:
For complete information about configuring and using the fax accessory, and for information about troubleshooting fax-accessory problems, see the HP LaserJet Analog Fax Accessory 300 User Guide, which is provided with the fax accessory.
Digital faxing is available when you install the optional HP Digital Sending Software. For information about ordering this software, go to HP Digital Sending Software - overview and features .
With digital faxing, the device does not need to be connected directly to a phone line. Instead, the device can send a fax in one of three ways:
For complete information about using digital faxing, see the documentation that is provided with the HP Digital Sending Software.