C# Fax - Retrieve the Image of a Previously-Submitted File with GetFaxImage

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This sample demonstrates the GetFaxImage method, which retrieves the image of a previously-submitted (outbound) file using the C# Fax API.

The C# fax code snippet below retrieves the image of an outbound fax:


using System;
using System.Collections.Generic;
using System.Linq;
using System.Text;

namespace GetFaxImage
{
    class Program
    {
        static void Main(string[] args)
        {
            string username = "";
            string password = "";
            long transactionID = 546585833;
            byte[] imageData = null;
            // the image will be retrieved to imageData in bytes
            interfax.InterFax interfaxWebServiceInbound = new interfax.InterFax();
            long resultStatus = interfaxWebServiceInbound.GetFaxImage(username, password, transactionID, ref imageData);
            if (resultStatus == 0)
            {
                System.IO.File.WriteAllBytes(string.Format("C:\\Docs\\Interfax\\{0}.tif", transactionID), imageData);
                // the folders in the specified path must exist and the user must have write access to them
                Console.WriteLine(string.Format("Image properly saved to C:\\Docs\\Interfax\\{0}.tif. Size (in bytes): {1}.", transactionID, imageData.Length));
                // verbose
            }
            else
            {
                Console.WriteLine(string.Format("Failed with error code {0}.", resultStatus));
            }
            Console.ReadLine(); // use this to keep console open (waiting for keypress) after it is finished
        }
    }
}

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