It is easy to send email to fax with Fax1.com. You don't have to download anything. After you have signed up for your account, just configure your email message in the following manner:

 

  • In the address field type 'number@fax1.com' ('number' must include country code and area code, 15032213080 in the example)
  • In the subject field type the name of the recipient (John Smith in the example)
  • After typing the recipient's name, type the WORD passfollowed by your personal password (secret in the example). It is not necessary to put anything before the word pass, for example: Subject:pass secret
  • SUBJECTfor tracking: In the Subject field put the letter 's' followed by '=' followed by the subject of the fax (my_fax_subject in the example). Do not put any spaces in the subject of the fax.
  • Attach the document you would like to fax (Only ONE attachment at a time - check herefor supported formats)
  • Attachment maximum size limit: 2MB
  • In the message field, type what you would like to appear on the cover page (Hi John: ....in the example). If you are sending an attachment AND you choose to leave this field blank, there will be no cover page--only the attachment will be sent
  • SET FORMAT TO PLAIN TEXT (Not HTML or Rich Text)
  • Send the email
  • If the receiving fax machine is not busy and depending on the number of pages sent you will receive a confirmation email within a couple minutes. You may also go to your My Account Login on our home page to view the status; My Account