You receive faxes via email and to send you send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org and your subject/body are the cover page and attachments are additional pages.
10 Good Questions You Should Ask
What is Fax to Email?
Fax to Email is commonly known as internet faxing. The way internet faxing works is simple. VoIPLy Fax assigns you a unique local or toll-free number. Anyone faxing a document to this fax number will be received by our servers. As soon as the fax transmission has completed, our system will convert the fax to a PDF file and then send it as an attachment to you by Email.
How does the FREE fax account work?
You can sign up for a FREE fax account with no credit card online. Receive and send up to 50 pages per month. Upon signup you receive a temporary fax number for 48 hours. Anytime you need a fax number you can reserve one for 48 hours for FREE.
What do I need to use Voiply Fax?
You just need Internet access, an email account, and a VoIPLy Fax account. You don’t need any new hardware and you don’t need to install any fax software.
Can I send multiple documents in one fax?
Yes, you can send up to five documents in one fax as attachments. VoIPLy Fax supports 178 different file formats, including PDF, Microsoft Word, and Excel.
Is the VoIPLy Fax service secure?
Yes, your sent and received faxes are completely private. We use a secure server with SSL encryption and there is no human interaction with your fax.
Can I keep my current fax number?
Yes. Call-forward your existing fax number(s) to your new VoIPLy number or you can have your existing fax number ported at no extra cost. Instructions for submitting a port request will be provided after you sign up.
How will I know if my fax was sent successfully?
A confirmation Email is sent for all faxes sent through VoIPLy Fax. This Email will confirm that the fax was sent successfully or if it failed. In the event of a failed transmission, the reason for the failure will be provided.
Can this work with my Multi-Function Printer/Scanner/Fax Machine?
If it supports email accounts as most newer ones do, then you can set it up as an email account on the device.
Is there a limit on the number of faxes I can send or receive?
Our $5/mo fax plan allows for unlimited receiving and sending of faxes. Our free plan is limited to 50 pages per month. If you exceed the total your faxes will be queued for up to 48 hours and sent automatically when you upgrade.