Mike, the shared modem service allows clients to use the
server's modem(s) as their own. Essentially, it tricks the
workstation into believing the modem is physically
connected. The fax service is a totally different service.
You can though set up your modems to be used as both a fax
and shared modem.
If you just want faxing, forget modem sharing it is
>Greetings! Need some setup help. First time trying to
>set up the fax service. Have a server with three
>modems that are going to be used strictly for large
>faxing. Going to set up the Shared Fax Service. Do I
>also have to install/set up the Shared Modem Service? I
>do not think that I do but just want to check as I
>found any documentation one way or the other. Thanks.