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GK888T/ GK888D Desktop Printer Support


GK888T, GK888D

Zebra is no longer offering this product for sale. The product resources will no longer be updated but will remain accessible below for your use and convenience. Please note that Customer Support is not available after the Service and Support Discontinuation date. If you require additional support, please contact a Zebra Authorized Service Provider.

Product Discontinuation Date: April 30, 2020
Service and Support Discontinuation Date:  June 30, 2023

Note: this printer is available in selected countries only. Please contact your Zebra sales representative or authorized partner for more information. 

Zebra GK888 China-exclusive printer

GK888T/ GK888D

The Setup guidelines below will take you to English documentation. You can access the localized User Guides in the DOCUMENTATION tab. 

IMPORTANT! Do not connect your printer to a computer yet! 

  • If you connected your printer to a computer via USB before driver installation, the printer might appear as an unknown (unspecified) device in “Devices and Printers.” 
  • If necessary, follow these recovery steps before proceeding to Step 1. 

1. Download and install the Zebra Setup Utilities (ZSU) printer configuration utility.

2. Connect the printer.

  • Connect the printer to a USB port on your computer (GK888t | GK888d).
  • Connect the printer to your network through the Ethernet port (GK888t | GK888d). 

3. Load media (GK888t | GK888d)

4. When using thermal transfer media (GK888t), load ribbon (media usually means labels, but it also includes tag stock, receipt paper, and other things that can be printed on)

5. Print a test label (GK888t | GK888d).

6. Calibrate ribbon or media sensors (GK888t | GK888d).

  • When changing the size or type of media. 
  • If printing issues are observed, such as skipped labels, vertical image/label drift, or media out errors. 
  • You can watch the video.

7. The printer settings must match the actual supplies that you are using for your print job and the options on your printer. Adjust the printer settings using Zebra Setup Utilities software or Windows Printer Driver v5


Software that is essential for operating and connecting this device. 

I agree to and accept the above terms and conditions.

If you had connected your printer to the computer via USB prior to driver installation, follow these recovery steps before printer driver installation. 


Some documents may not have been translated to your language.


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