The fax services offered in South Africa are the following;
- A free fax number
- Receive faxes in your mail box for free
- Send faxes to any fax machine for less than Telkom call rates
- Convert any fax machine into a network enabled fax machine – activate cloud fax
1. Free Fax number
You no longer need a dedicated fax line. A free 086 fax number is allocated to you and you may start using any of the fax services right away!
Simply sign up for the service using your name and email address.
Remember that the name you use will appear on faxes that you send. Type in your full company name, or you complete name.
2. Receive faxes in your mail box for free
The best best fax service offered by our supplier is free fax to email. It is fast, secure and best of all, it is 100% free for the recipient
As long as the fax number is used, it will remain active.
3. Send faxes to any fax machine for less than Telkom call rates
Sending faxes by email is as easy as sending email attachments. This is a paid-for service.
You will need to pay a deposit to the supplier. When sending faxes, money is deducted form this deposit (the “pre-paid amount”)
You are able to send faxes from a computer, a tablet or smart phone.
All you need is an email account.
4. Cloud fax
The service provider is able to fit a board into your existing fax machine to enable the network.
Your board is allocated a dedicated fax number and a range of virtual faxes services is enabled through your fax machine.
People send faxes to your number. The fax is then sent via the Internet – directly to your fax machine.
You no longer need a dedicated fax line at your home or office.