Receiving a fax is basically the same as receiving an actual email. For our Fax to Email service, note that you will always need an authorised email address first before you can send and/or receive faxes.
Received faxes are sent to you by email as a PDF document attachment by default. These can be opened from any device using a PDF viewer.
PDF (Portable Document File) was invented to ensure that a document, even when reproduced or transferred, will stay true to its original style and size when viewed by the receiver as they were created by the sender.
To see which files are supported when sending a fax, you can check out the following guide: