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Remove the fax accessory from its antistatic pouch.
Insert the fax card connector (1) into the formatter fax connector (2). The connector on the formatter
board is labeled "FAX ACCESSORY." When inserting the card into the connector, the ends of the
card should slide into the two board guides (3) and "snap" into place when it is fully seated in the
Verify that the accessory is securely seated. The phone connector on the fax card should be aligned
with the opening in the back of the formatter cage.
Installing the fax card on the HP LaserJet 9040/9050mfp formatter board
Install the formatter back into the MFP.
Reinstalling the formatter into the HP LaserJet 9040/9050mfp
Reconnect any cables (4) removed from the formatter in step 4.
When connecting the fax card to a phone line, ensure that the phone line being used is
a dedicated, single-channel analog line that is not used by any other devices. This line should be
an analog line because the fax will not function correctly if connected to some digital PBX systems.
If you are unsure of what type of line you have, contact your telecom provider. Also, HP
recommends using the phone cord that comes with the fax accessory to ensure the accessory
Installing the fax accessory