Using Cutter Mode or Delayed Cut Mode
Using Cutter Mode or Delayed Cut Mode
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Using Cutter Mode or Delayed Cut Mode

  1. Release the printhead assembly.
    As the printhead lever rotates upward, the printhead assembly pivots upward.
  2. Slide the outer media guide all the way out.
  3. Load the media as shown.
    1. Make sure that the media passes through the slot in the transmissive media sensor (1) and under the inner media guide (2). The media should just touch the back of the transmissive media sensor slot.
      The printhead may be hot and could cause severe burns. Allow the printhead to cool.
    2. Feed the media through the cutter.
      The cutter blade is sharp. Do not touch or rub the blade with your fingers.
  4. Slide in the outer media guide until it just touches the edge of the media.
  5. Close the printhead assembly.
  6. If desired, insert the cutter catch tray into the slot on the front of the cutter.
  7. Close the media cover.
    Close the media cover with the cutter option
  8. Set the printer to Cutter mode (see Print Menu > Label Position > Collection Method).
  9. Press
    to exit pause mode and enable printing.
    The printer may perform a label calibration or feed a label, depending on your settings.
  10. For optimal results, calibrate the printer. See Calibrating the Ribbon and Media Sensors.
  11. Verify that your printer is able to print a configuration label by holding both the
    keys for 2 seconds.
    Media loading in Tear-Off mode is complete.