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How to navigate fax number directories

A fax is a document that is transmitted electronically over a telephone line. Faxes can be sent from and to any telephone number. They do not require a special line. The origin of any fax can be traced simply by tracing the phone number from which it was sent. You can trace a fax number the same way you trace any other phone number. Read this article to find out how to navigate fax number directories.

Section one

Pick up your fax and look for the phone number from which it was sent. This usually appears on either the top or the bottom of the page along with other information such as the transmission date and time and page number. Try to get the complete number, area code included. You will want the area code if the fax was sent from outside your local calling area. Take the phone number on your fax and go online. You will want to look for a telephone look up site. Help book Why not try the at and t internet help book. They provide all the information you can find in a typical at and t telephone book plus much more. While with a regular telephone directory, you must know the name of the person or business, an online directory typically lets you find a phone number in many different ways. Another good online directory to use is 411.com. 411.com contains listing from all over the United States including 1800 numbers and business look up for calling business fax numbers.

Section two

Tracing a fax number Normally, the information from 411 and at & t directs will include the name and address of the owner of that particular phone line. If it is a business, the name of the business will appear, tracing a fax number for through these services, it is not difficult at all. However, there are times when you simply cannot find the owner of the number, you may want to contact some business from your phone list and simply ask for their fax numbers. Occasionally, a number is unlisted or a listing will appear with no owner information. In this case, often the carrier's name is the only information provided. This will be the name of the phone company that owns that number. If you cannot trace a fax number through one online directory, you might try another. Often, one has information that is not available on another. Different online telephone directories all work in a similar fashion. Just look for a tab called "reverse look-up" or "reverse phone" or something similar. You will soon find what you want.

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