This site uses cookies. Not a big obstacle… To convert to PDF you will need to install a free pdf print driver. Much like some old word processing formats, EFX is a proprietary file format- you cannot view it or convert it with software other than that provided by eFax. Carry out a test print. If a wizard screen appears to add new hardware, click [Cancel].

Uploader: Maugis
Date Added: 2 January 2012
File Size: 70.61 Mb
Operating Systems: Windows NT/2000/XP/2003/2003/7/8/10 MacOS 10/X
Downloads: 1905
Price: Free* [*Free Regsitration Required]

I guess eFax decided to allow free PDF saving for free users- not sure when that occurred. If so, install the CUPS pdf printer: While they still provide free incoming fax numbers, they no longer appear to conspicuously advertise it last check Printers being connected via USB ports are indtall.

Install the Windows Fax driver or service to use Internet Fax in Office

Alternatively, open the Message Center online and select the fax. As an infrequent fax recipient, I have encountered no delays receiving faxes and prompt email notification for received faxes is the norm. I tried finding the eFax download at efax, gave up and Googled, found this page. Much like some old word processing formats, Efx is a proprietary file format- you cannot view it or convert it with software other than that provided by eFax.


Use the web interface to view your received faxes. Messenger can also save to TIFF image format.

Ensure that the installer starts, then go to Step 3. Click [OK] to close the [System Properties] screen. You are commenting using your Facebook account.

As eFax Messenger has a print option, you can use it to print to your printer.

This site uses cookies. It took me a long time to figure out that once you actually get eFax Messenger properly installed in wine version 1. To find out more, including how to control cookies, see here: Select this machine, then click [Next].

I will update article soon after verifying.

Free incoming fax: how to convert eFax efx format to PDF (Windows and Linux) | Max’s Corner

Installation procedure Install the fax driver on the PC by using the installer. The fax driver has been installed on the PC.

I generally save as a png file. By continuing to use this website, you agree to their use. Importantly, print and convert options remain absent online at least for free accounts.


Thanks so tto for your tip- I will update eFax article with your suggestion. Change the printer name or print a test page if necessary, then click [Finish].

While a pdf printer is already installed by default in recent Ubuntu versions it may fail to display in your Efax Messenger printer list. I use Ubuntu Linux as my primary desktop OS.

The inbox has a preview pane that is too small to be functional. To get wine working well enough to uninstall eFax Messenger, you have to run regedit from winetricks, find the printers section, and delete the eFax printer.

How to Set-up eFax on you Computer

Click [Advanced system settings] on the menu to the left. Click [System and Security] – [System]. Efax is a great service and deserving of customer support. Leave a Reply Cancel reply Enter your comment here Carry out a test print.

Open the [Control Panel] window.