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How To Send a Fax via Email


This article demonstrates step-by-step instructions for How to send an Fax via Email.

Step-by-Step Instructions

The below table will detail the steps required to accomplish your goals:


Login and Select New Email

Log into your email account. From your email account select New Email as shown in Exhibit 1.

Note: The shown screenshot is in Outlook, however you may send an Fax from any email client.

New Email
New Email

Attach and Send Fax

Now, attach the contents of your Fax to the email as shown in Exhibit 2b. Enter the email address in the format 1faxnumber@fax.circuitid.com as shown in Exhibit 2a

The following is a list of supported file types when sending a Fax:

doc, docx, txt, pdf, bmp, jpeg, jpg, png, gif

Note: Remember to add the ‘1’ to the fax number or else the Fax will fail.

Note: Only the attachment will be sent as an Fax. Anything written in the body or subject of the email will not be sent.

Enter E-fax Number
Enter fax Number
Attach and Send Fax
Attach and Send Fax


Congratulations! You have now completed the "How-To send an Fax via Email" article and we hope that you have accomplished the goals you set out to achieve. However, if for any reason you may still require assistance with setup, simply login to the Management Portal and submit a support request.

Updated on July 11, 2018

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