This article provides information about formatting the fax number of the fax recipient when using the GFI FaxMaker Online Web Service.
GFI FaxMaker Online Web Service requires the user to specify the recipient fax number in the international format that includes the international dial symbol "+", the country code and the area code. The exception applies only for fax numbers dialed from North America to North America where the international dial symbol "+" is skipped. Please ensure that no hyphens, spaces or dashes appear in the dial string.
Example 1: When sending a fax to a German fax number
+is the international dial prefix.
49is the country code.
228is the area code.
910555is the fax number.
Example 2: Sending a fax to a USA number from Canada, with area code
919, and number
555-1212. In this case, use
1is the country code.
919is the area code.
5551212is the fax number.