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Lexmark XM5163

Lexmark XM5163

Incorrect Logging in Fax Call Log when Using Fax Forward

What you will see

The Fax Call Log shows that fax forward failed even when the fax job was successfully printed and forwarded to the network share folder. Please see sample log below.

RECV 2014-12-11 17:09 1 0:21 1 OK ESF 2014-12-11 17:09 3 0:21 ESF 1 Failed PRINT 2014-12-11 17:09 1 0:21 1 OK

Recommended solution

To resolve this issue, you may perform either of the following options:

a. Configure SMTP Setup. This setting is found in the embedded web server (EWS) > Settings > E-mail/FTP Settings > SMTP Setup.

See to view steps to access printer's EWS.

b. Remove the e-mail address in the “Share Confirmation E-mail” field found in the EWS > Settings > Embedded Solutions or Device SolutionsSolutions (eSF) or AppsApps Management > Fax Forward, and then select the Configure tab.

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The failed message appears due to an error encountered by the Fax Forward app when trying to send the confirmation e-mail.

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