Joyfax Server Version 5

Install Joyfax

How do I ...

Install Modem

  1. To prepare the Joyfax Server for sending and receiving faxes, you should connect the modem to the computer.
  2. Connect your computer's modem to your phone line using a standard phone cable. Plug in the modem's power supply if you are installing an extended modem.
  3. Install the modem drivers.
    Turn on your computer. After the New Hardware Wizard detecting your modem, insert the Installation CD-ROM into your CD-ROM drive. Follow the onscreen prompts to complete the installation

Increase Windows XP/Vista TCP/IP Max Connections

As you may have noticed Microsoft still limits your half-open (incomplete/syn packets) connection attempts per second that the system can make, this limit effects the capability of Joyfax Server. To increase TCP/IP Max Connections:

  1. Download the TCPIP.SYS patch from our site;
  2. Unzip the package file, and follow the introduction.

    Note: If you are using a Windows 2000/2003/Vista Server computer, just disregard this step.

Install Joyfax Server and Joyfax Client

  1. Download the latest version of Joyfax Server installation package from our site;
  2. Install Joyfax Server at server:
    • Run the installation package at server, select the Server component to install;
    • Launch Joyfax Server, and follow the Wizard to setup the server;
    • Configure the Fax Modem and Area code;
    • Add new users, then Set up fax routing rules(Server ->Options-> Fax Routing)
      Now, Joyfax Server has been installed on the server, it will allow all Joyfax Clients to send & receive fax.
  3. Install Joyfax Client at client's computer  
    • Run the installation package at server, select the Client component to install

Joyfax Client login

  1. Move the mouse to Joyfax Server icon in system tray, the tooltip will display the server IP address and Port;


    If you wish to access Joyfax Server behind a router/firewall, please read How to access Joyfax Server behind a router/firewall?

  2. Go to the client PC, and launch Joyfax Client;
  3. In the User login dialog box, enter the Joyfax Server IP address, port, user name and password then press Log in.
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