Exercise 1: Specify a Location for an Entered Name
Exercise 1: Specify a Location for an Entered Name

Exercise 1: Specify a Location for an Entered Name

  1. Print your name on the label.
  2. Start by printing just your name on the label. Use this format as a model:
  3. Send this format to the printer:
    1
    Every format starts with the
    ^XA
    command
    2
    ^FO
    (field origin) command
    3
    ^FS
    (field separator) command
    4
    Every format ends with the
    ^XZ
    command
    5
    ^FD
    (field data) command. Insert your name in place of the xxxxxxxxxxx shown.
  4. When the label prints correctly, alter the first number after the
    ^FOx.
    See how that change affects the print position. Alter the second number after the
    ^FO50,x
    and see how that the print position.