media.tof
media.tof

media.tof

Sets the offset of the black mark or label gap to the point of separation between documents.

Related ZPL Command

^MN

Setvar

To set the black mark offset value:
! U1 setvar "media.tof" "value"
Values
  • 0
    is the point of separation, such as the perforation or cut point
  • -84
    to
    64
    for the MZ printer
  • -400
    to
    400
    for all other Mobile printers
  • -400
    is the lower limit for all other printers
For all other printers, the upper limit depends on the print mode (Thermal Transfer or Direct Thermal), the printer model, the print head density, and the current value of Label Top.
Default
0
Example
! U1 setvar "media.tof" "-50"

Getvar

To return the current setting value:
! U1 getvar "media.tof"
Result
"-50"
The coordinate system for
media.tof
is reversed from ZPL; therefore
media.tof
is the negative of the b value of
^MNM,b
. If
^MNM,b
sets the offset value to
"50"
, then the
media.tof
getvar
value returned will be
"-50"
.

Example

^XA^MNM,50^XZ ! U1 getvar "media.tof"
Result
"-50"

Supported Devices

  • iMZ220, iMZ320
  • QLn220, QLn320, QLn420
  • ZD220, ZD230
  • ZD410, ZD420
  • ZD500, ZD510
  • ZD511
  • ZD620
  • ZD888
  • ZQ120, ZQ220
  • ZQ310, ZQ320
  • ZQ510, ZQ520
  • ZQ610, ZQ620