[NTLK] Just the Fax, Deux(d)

Woody Smith woodysmith at comcast.net
Sat Feb 13 15:11:50 EST 2010

No procedure here, but from the list FAQ 1.3 os can send fax not  

Newton OS 2.0 manual on page 263
"5. To reply to a fax, tap the Tag button. Write information on the  
fax and send it with your annotations."


On Feb 13, 2010, at 1:45 PM, James Fraser wrote:

> Hello,
> Last month, Neal Trembath queried the list concerning the Newton's  
> ability to allow the end user to mark up (sign) an incoming fax and  
> send it back.  Apparently, this is entirely possible with the  
> Newton, a fact that held little meaning for me until about 20  
> minutes ago.
> My question: is the ability to mark up received faxes available with  
> NOS 1.3?  Or was it one of the enhancements that NOS 2.0 brought to  
> the Newton?  I ask because I can't recall if the MP120 I'd like to  
> use for this particular task (and that I can't get my hands on at  
> the moment) is running NOS 1.3 or 2.0.
> Is there, perhaps, a primer posted somewhere concerning receiving  
> and marking up faxes on the Newton?  I ask because the two manuals  
> I've looked at (one from 1994, the other an MP 2000 user's manual)  
> mention nothing at all about marking up received faxes.  I'm  
> guessing because it's so unspeakably easy there's simply no need to  
> write it up; the end user can figure it out.
> However, being the belt 'n suspenders kind of guy I am, I would feel  
> a lot better looking at a walkthrough of the process before I go  
> hunting for the cigarette pack modem (assuming a walkthrough has  
> been posted somewhere).  I have spent some time looking around for  
> one, but have had no luck.  Anyone?
> Or am I digging for gold with no hopes of finding any?
> Best,
> James Fraser

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