C H A P T E R T W O
Connect the handset
Connect the curled handset cord to the bottom of the handset and the side of the
*PC I/F jack is for use only with Multi-Function
, which is included with the MFC 1770/1780,
or with the Missing Link option. If you have not
purchased Missing Link or Multi-Function Link
for your FAX 1170/1270, then ignore this jack.
Connect the power cord
When you connect the power, the screen displays 01/01 00:00.
1) This fax must be grounded using a 3-prong plug.
2) Since the machine is grounded through the power outlet, you can protect
yourself from potentially hazardous electrical conditions on the telephone
network by keeping the power to your fax machine on when you connect it to
a telephone line. Similarly, you can protect yourself when you want to move
your machine, by disconnecting the telephone line first, and then the power
3) Lightning and power surges can damage this product! We recommend that
you use a quality surge protection device on the AC power line as well as on
the telephone line, or unplug the lines during a lightning storm.