^MT
^MT

^MT

The
^MT
command selects the type of media being used in the printer.

Media Type

These are the choices for this command:
  • Thermal Transfer Media – this media uses a high-carbon black or colored ribbon. The ink on the ribbon is bonded to the media.
  • Direct Thermal Media – this media is heat sensitive and requires no ribbon.
Format:
^MTa
Parameters
Details
a =
media type used
Values:
T =
thermal transfer media
D =
direct thermal media
Default:
a value must be entered or the command is ignored
Comments
This command is ignored on the HC100™ printer.