FEED Button Modes – Power ON
FEED Button Modes – Power ON

FEED Button Modes – Power ON

This is the first of two advanced function sets available through the
FEED
button. (The other is
FEED
Button Mode - Power OFF. See FEED Button Modes – Power OFF.) By noting changes in the state and color of the STATUS indicator light—specifically the patterns of these changes—, you can access several Power ON modes to configure and set up the printer.
To access the advanced operation Power ON modes, make sure the printer is ON and ready to print (STATUS Indicator is lit up Green). Then follow these instructions:
To...
Press and hold the
FEED
button for two seconds, then immediately release it and follow these instructions:
Result
Print a configuration report...
Wait for one flash of the STATUS Indicator, then release the
FEED
button.
The printer prints a Configuration Report and exits Advanced Mode.
Calibrate the installed media⁠ (labels, paper, tags, etc.)⁠ using the Smart Cal routine and set the media-sensing parameters...
Continue holding the
FEED
button until the STATUS indicator flashes two times, then release the button.
The printer begins measuring media, sets the start of the media position, and exits Advanced mode.
Reset the printer to factory defaults...
Continue holding the
FEED
button until the STATUS Indicator flashes three times, then release the button.
The printer resets to factory defaults (same result as after issuing the ZPL
^JUN
command) and exits Advanced mode.
Return the printer to normal operating mode...
Release the
FEED
button two or more seconds after the third flash sequence.
The printer exits Advanced mode and returns to normal operating mode.