Thank you for your feedback

Configuration and Help Topics for the Fax Forward Solution

Document ID:SO6804

Usergroup :External
09/06/13 Properties  


How to set up; Set-up issue; Installation problem; Cannot configure; Unable to set up; How to use



This document outlines the necessary steps for you to print and forward received faxes to a fax number, e-mail address, FTP site, or LDSS.


Forwarding a fax

Step Action


Type the printer IP address into the address field of your Web browser.

If you do not know the printer's IP address, you can:

  • View the IP address on the printer control panel in the TCP/IP section under the Networks/Ports menu.
  • Print a network setup page or the menu settings pages and locate the IP address in the TCP/IP section.




Click Settings > Fax Settings.




From the Fax Forwarding menu, select one of the following:

  • Print
  • Print and Forward
  • Forward




From the “Forward to” menu, select one of the following:

  • Fax
  • E-mail
  • FTP
  • LDSS
  • eSF




In the Forward to Shortcut field, enter the shortcut number where you want the fax forwarded.

Note: The shortcut number must be valid for the setting selected in the “Forward to” menu.




Click Submit.



Other Guides and Help Resources


Still need help?

Please contact Lexmark Technical Support if you need additional assistance. NOTE: When calling for support, you will be asked for your machine/model type and serial number (SN).

Please call from near the printer in case the technician on the phone asks you to perform a task involving the printer.


Please enter the email address you would like to send a copy of this page to.