10/27/05 S4M Maintenance Manual 13291L-001 Rev. A
If an error condition exists with the printer, review this checklist:
Is there an error message on the LCD? If yes, see LCD Error Messages on page 86.
Did you receive a memory error? If yes, see Memory Errors on page 89.
Are noncontinuous labels being treated as continuous labels? If yes, see Calibrate Media
and Ribbon Sensors on page 67.
Is the CHECK RIBBON light on when ribbon is loaded properly, or are noncontinuous
labels being treated as continuous labels? If yes, see Calibrate Media and Ribbon Sensors
on page 67.
Are you experiencing problems with print quality? If yes, see Print Quality Problems
on page 90.
Are you experiencing communications problems? If yes, see Communications Problems
on page 94.
If the labels are not printing or advancing correctly, review this checklist:
Are you using the correct type of labels? Review the types of label in Types of Media
on page 18.
Are you using a label that is narrower than the maximum print width? See Set Print Width
on page 57.
Does the printhead need to be adjusted? See Adjust Printhead Pressure on page 44 for
Do the sensors need to be calibrated? See Calibrate Media and Ribbon Sensors
on page 67 for more information.
If none of the above suggestions correct the problem, review this checklist:
Perform one or more of the self-tests given in Printer Diagnostics on page 97. Use the
results to help identify the problem.
If you are still having problems, see Contacts on page xxi for customer support