Inserting the Media into the Printer
Inserting the Media into the Printer

Inserting the Media into the Printer

  1. Raise the media door.
  2. Remove and discard any tags or labels that are torn or dirty or that are held by adhesives or tape.
  3. Pull out the media supply guide as far as it goes.
    Inserting media.
  4. Insert roll or fanfold media into the printer. The media loading path is the same for both roll and fanfold media, so this is the only step that will be different.
    Type of media
    Roll media
    Roll media.
    Place the roll of media on the media supply hanger. Push the roll as far back as it will go.
    Fanfold media
    Fanfold media
    Fanfold media can be stored behind or under the printer.
    Depending on where the media is stored, feed the media either from behind or through the bottom access slot, then drape it over the media supply hanger.
    Rear Feed
    Bottom Feed
  5. Which collection method are you using? (See Determining the Label Collection MethodMedia Handling Method.)
    If using...
    Tear Off
    Continue with Using Tear-Off Mode.
    Peel Off (with or without liner take-up)
    Continue with Using Rewind Mode.
    Cutter or Delayed Cut