Fax is a very important form of communication in today’s world and serves a very useful purpose for businessmen office workers etc. Though generally quite cheap fax sometimes turns out to be an expensive option or even an urgent one if the destination is international or you don’t have a fax machine at hand. This article tells you about an option that can rescue you in such situations.
HelloFax is an online fax company that recently tied-in with Microsoft. It allows you to send about 50 pages per month of online fax to any machine around the world, free. What you need is a web browser and a Microsoft account (Hotmail or Windows Live ID will also work).
Listed below are the tips to register with HelloFax and avail the free fax service:
(i) Go to hellofax.com/skydrive and click ‘Sign-Up with Microsoft’ link.
(ii) Once you are signed in, you have to upload your document and write down the fax number (along with country code) to send your online fax.
(iii) After the fax is delivered, copy of the the fax you have sent will be automatically saved on skydrive.
You can use Hello Fax to send almost any kind of text documents ranging from Word, PDFs to images and other popular formats. You can also extract documents from SkyDrive, Google Drive, Dropbox, Box to fax them anywhere.