PAUSE Self Test
PAUSE Self Test

PAUSE Self Test

This self test can be used to provide the test labels required when making adjustments to the printer’s mechanical assemblies or to determine if any printhead elements are not working.
Figure 1 shows a sample printout.
  1. Turn off (
    O
    ) the printer.
  2. Press and hold
    PAUSE
    while turning on (
    I
    ) the printer. Hold
    PAUSE
    until the first control panel light turns off.
    The initial self test prints 15 labels at the printer’s slowest speed, and then automatically pauses the printer. Each time
    PAUSE
    is pressed, an additional 15 labels print. (See sample label below.)
    PAUSE Test Label
    While the printer is paused:
    • Pressing
      CANCEL
      alters the self test. Each time
      PAUSE
      is pressed, 15 labels print at 6 in. (152 mm) per second.
    • Pressing
      CANCEL
      again alters the self test a second time. Each time
      PAUSE
      is pressed, 50 labels print at the printer’s slowest speed.
    • Pressing
      CANCEL
      again alters the self test a third time. Each time
      PAUSE
      is pressed, 50 labels print at 6 in. (152 mm) per second.
    • Pressing
      CANCEL
      again alters the self test a fourth time. Each time
      PAUSE
      is pressed, 15 labels print at the printer’s maximum speed.
  3. To exit this self test at any time, press and hold
    CANCEL
    .