FAQs & Troubleshooting

FAQs & Troubleshooting

I cannot send a fax using PC-FAX (Windows 10)

For more information about using PC-FAX, refer to below:
> Click here to see how to send a fax using PC-FAX.

If your Brother machine does not start sending a PC-FAX, or if the other party does not receive a PC-FAX, you must update your machine's PC-FAX function.


  1. Download the latest PC-FAX Sending Installer:
  2. Once the download is complete, double click on the downloaded file. Follow the on-screen instructions to complete the installation.
  3. Try to send a PC-FAX again.
    • If you still cannot send a PC-FAX, your Brother machine's fax function may not be working correctly.
      Try to send a standard fax using your Brother machine.
    • If you cannot send a standard fax using your Brother machine, the PC-FAX function will not work correctly. For more information, refer to below:
      > Click here to see how to resolve issue sending a fax.

If your question was not answered, have you checked other FAQs?

Have you checked the manuals?

If you need further assistance, please contact Brother customer service:

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