How to Send a Fax on My Laptop

by Mitchell White

One effective way to send faxes from your laptop is to use an online faxing website. This can be a good alternative when you don't have access to a fax machine and have to send out a fax in a hurry. Many such websites are free to use and support themselves by putting an advertisement on the title page of your outgoing fax.


Visit a fax website like or


Send your fax using a site like Gotfreefax by entering your name and email address into the appropriate text boxes under "Sender Information."


Enter the appropriate information for "Name" and "Fax #" in the respective text boxes for each under "Receiver Info."


Enter your fax message under "Fax Content."


Click "Send Fax Now" to send your fax to the entered number. For a free site like Gotfreefax, there will be an ad on the first page of your fax.

About the Author

Mitchell White has been writing about fighting spyware, malware and other computer hardships for various websites since 2009. His work also includes research and articles on scientific and medical topics. White holds a Bachelor of Arts in English, with a specialty in writing, from Messiah College.

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