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Re: Attachments in proprietary formats (i.e. Word)
>I checked the archives and this doesn't seem to have been touched
>recently: I want to be able to send word etc documents as attachments from
>Windows. The problem is, of course, that Hylafax can't really do anything
>much with those closed formats. So, I figured these were probable
>- Somehow get WHFC to ask for attachments and print them locally
>- Make a sort of server that runs on a Win box (or VM-Ware for the
>purists) and gets files, lets the software print them, sends them back.
- Print everything locally into a single PostScript file, send that one
with WHFC, and let hylafax deal with it.
Simple, but requires a little user training.