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How do i set up the ringtones to ring differently (i.e. double/triple ring) when an incoming fax machine calls? According to my HP all-in-one-printer it will distinguish between the rings and pick up if a fax machine is calling.
Comcast does not have distinctive ringing offered.
Some add a 2nd line without the custom calling features which is cheaper than a fully featured line.
I have no need for a second line, what I need is a distinctive ring tone for the very few faxes I get on my new HP multipurpose fax machine. I literally get maybe 5 faxes per year. But I want to get them at home, want to use my new HP machine to receive them and want Comcast to provide the service. I'm told that technically, its not a big deal for Comcast.
Maybe its time anyway for me to move to another provider for my triple play account. Others do provide distinctive ring tones. Comcast is taking over $200 per month from me, they can modify their systems so folks like us can share a fax machine with their main phone line.
Waiting ot hear back from Comcast on this?