Helps you to send & receive faxes.
This service gets installed if fax capable modem is installed in your machine.

Note in Windows XP the service can be installed by opening the Control Panel -> Add or Remove Programs -> Add/Remove Windows Components -> Check “Fax Services”.

Note in Windows Vista/7 the service can be installed through the Control Panel -> Programs -> Programs and features -> Turn Windows Features on or off.

More Info MS KB229827
More Info MS KB231577
More Info MS KB306550

  • Manual (If having a FAX).
Default State:
  • Manual (Default not installed)
Process Name:
  • Win7/XP/Vista/Win2k: fxssvc.exe (FAX)
  • WinNT4: faxsvc.exe (FAX)
  • None