device.frontpanel.feedenabled
device.frontpanel.feedenabled

device.frontpanel.feedenabled

This command can be used to enable or disable the
FEED
key or any other key on the printer.

Setvar

To instruct the printer to change the
front_panel.feedenable
d setting:
! U1 setvar "device.frontpanel.feedenabled"
Values
  • "yes"
    Front Panel keys are enabled
  • "no"
    Front Panel keys are disabled
Default
  • "no"
    for GX420s printers
  • "yes"
    all supported printers except GX420s
Power On Default
  • "no"
    for GX420s printers
  • "yes"
    all supported printers except GX420s

Getvar

To retrieve the current setting for the
front_panel.feedenable
command:
! U1 getvar "device.frontpanel.feedenabled"
Example
In this example, the
setvar
sets the value to
"no"
.
! U1 setvar "device.frontpanel.feedenabled" "no"
  • On GX420 printers with an LCD display, there is a
    SCROLL
    and
    SELECT
    key in addition to the
    FEED
    key. Both the
    SCROLL
    and
    SELECT
    keys are enabled or disabled when the
    FEED
    key is enabled or disabled using this command.
  • On power up, for model GX420s printer, the command value is set to
    "no"
    . For all other printers, on power up, the command value is set to
    "yes"
    .