device.pnp_option
device.pnp_option

device.pnp_option

This command defines the type of Plug and Play response that is sent by the printer after the printer is started. The printer must be restarted for a new PNP string to be reported.

Setvar

To instruct the printer to select the desired Plug and Play response option:
! U1 setvar "device.pnp_option" "value"
Values
  • "epl"
    Eltron Programming Language
  • "zpl"
    Zebra Programming Language
Default
"zpl"

Getvar

To retrieve the Plug and Play option setting:
! U1 getvar "device.pnp_option"
Example
This
setvar
example shows the value set to
"epl"
.
! U1 setvar "device.pnp_option" "epl"
When the
setvar
value is set to
"epl"
, the
getvar
result is
"epl"
.
For GT800 printers only: when the printer’s Plug and Play string is set to EPL, the KDU Plus displays '
ONNECTION - EPL Printer (DTE)
even when set to ZPL Forms mode. This behavior only affects the display, not the functionality.