Using an Answering Machine
Dell Laser MFP 1815dn
You can connect a telephone answering device (TAD) directly to the back of your printer as shown in
Set your printer to Ans/Fax mode and set the Ring to Answer to a digit greater than the Rings to Answer
setting for the TAD.
When the TAD picks up the call, the printer monitors and takes the line if a fax tone is received and
starts receiving the fax.
If the answering device is off, the printer automatically goes into Fax mode after a predefined number
If you answer the call and hear fax tones, the printer will answer the fax call if you
press the remote receive code *9* and hang up the receiver.
Using Your Multi-Function Printer
Telephone Answering Device
On Hook Dial
Yes and press Start (
) and then hang up the receiver,