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Fax using Java

Pavan Pakala

Joined: Jul 10, 2002
Posts: 4
I would like to send a doc file as a Fax using Java. Is there a way or an API I could use to do this?
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Ashok Mash
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Joined: Oct 13, 2000
Posts: 1936
There are some third party tools and APIs for sending FAX from java env. Try this link.

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Julian Sitkevich

Joined: Jul 23, 2001
Posts: 19
I would check out: you don't need a dedicated fax machine to send or receive a document. Your Java app will need to convert the document into a TIFF and send it as email.
- julian
I agree. Here's the link:
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