Add to, create, or edit the speed dial or group dial speed dial lists.
Using Speed Dial
To make sending faxes easier, you can assign a speed dial number to 89 individual contacts and 10
groups that can hold up to 30 phone numbers each using the printer operator panel.
To create a Speed Dial or Group Dial list using your computer, see
Choose whether to use error correction.
Choose a Caller ID pattern (1 if telephones in your country have a detection
pattern using FSK or 2 if telephones in your country have a detection pattern
using DTMF). The Caller ID detection pattern is determined by the country or
region you selected during initial setup. If phones in your country use two
detection patterns, call your telecommunications company to know which pattern
it subscribes to.
Specify a manual answer code. The default code is DELL# (3355#).
Choose whether you want to answer incoming faxes automatically or at a
Specify the time when incoming faxes are answered automatically.
Select whether you want to forward a fax, or print it and then forward it.
Specify a fax number to which faxes are forwarded.
Manage blocked faxes.
Choose to automatically resize oversize faxes so they print on one page, or keep
the oversized fax to scale and print on two pages.
Choose whether you want to print a footer (date, time, and page number) on
If an optional second paper tray is installed, choose from which tray the printer
picks paper. Choose Auto if you want the printer to pick the paper that matches
the size of the incoming fax.
If an optional duplex is installed, choose if you want to print on both sides of the
Specify when to print a fax activity report.
Specify when you want to print a fax confirmation.
Specify if you want to send a cover page for outgoing faxes.
Edit or update the information that will appear on your cover page.
Choose a priority for your outgoing fax.
Include a short message.
Changing the Fax