HP OfficeJet Pro 8600 Printer Fax Error Code 346 usually occurs, when you are trying to fax a document. This error depending on your HP printer, a fax system might fail to work with the OficeJet 8600 printer. Most likely the issue is with the individual location which you are attempting to fax. It could happen due to Remote machine (the person you are faxing) failed to respond.
The reason of the remote machine failed to respond to a fax command from the local machine because the connection was interrupted. So, these errors can happen various reasons includes, if the phone lines in the area to be faxed are old, line condition, line traffic, power outages, and other power-related problems. Then don’t worry about anything, we are here for your help. Our blog will help you to provide various methods to Fix Fax Error code 346.
Steps to Fix Fax Error code 346:
Step 1: Retry the Fax Reception
You should retry the fax reception at a different time when the telephone line conditions have improved. Then call the telephone provider to solve the line problem.
Step 2: Disable ECM
Try to disable ECM. Might be fax error code 346 still occur, and may result in a degraded image quality on the received page. Therefore, the ability to send the entire document will be improved.
Step 3: Sending at a Lower Transmission Speed
Have the sender send at a lower resolution. If not, then you should try sending at a lower transmission speed.
Follow These Steps to Lowering Fax Speed on HP OfficeJet Pro 8600 All-In-One Printer:-
- Go to the home screen and then press the ‘Right Arrow’.
- Then pick up the ‘Setup’ menu.
- Choose the ‘Fax submenu’.
- Then, scroll down and then choose ‘Advanced Fax Setup’.
- Now scroll down again to Fax Speed, and set the speed to slow like 9600.
Step 4: Resend Document
Make sure, if your document is large, and then ask the remote user to re-send the document, as divided into two or more smaller documents.
For further any problems related to HP OfficeJet Printer fax error code 346, do call our HP Customer Support at +1-800-297-9982 (toll-free) number section for instant tech solution & service.