View content of stored ZPL file in printer

Article ID: 21248570

Issue / Question

How to view the commands in a ZPL file that is in the printer

Applicable To

ZPL compatible Printers Excludes: 2824 Series, 2844 Series, S4M (E53 Firmware Version), 888 DD/TT Series, MZ Series, ZQ110, EM220, EM220II

Resolution / Answer

1. Download and install Zebra Setup Utilities. Read More>>
2. Click on Open Communication with Printer. Zebra Setup Utilities -- Sending Printer Commands and Receiving Data
3. Send the following command to see what files are in the E: drive of the printer

! U1 do "file.dir" "E:"

4. You should get a response as below

5. In the example above, we can see there are 2 ZPL files: HONDALN.ZPL and XMLTEST.ZPL

6. To see the contents of XMLTEST.ZPL, send the command below

^XA^HFE:XMLTEST.ZPL^XZ

7. You should get a response as below


 

+ Applicable Products

  • 110PAX Print Engines (disc.)
  • 170PAX4
  • 2824 Plus Series
  • 2824-Z Series
  • EM220II Mobile Printers
  • EM220II Mobile Printers
  • EZ320 Mobile Printers
  • G-Series GK Desktop Printers
  • G-Series GX Desktop Printers
  • GC420d Desktop Printer
  • GC420t Desktop Printer
  • GK420 Healthcare Desktop Printers
  • GK420d Desktop Printer
  • GK420d Healthcare Desktop Printer
  • GK420e
  • GK420t Desktop Printer
  • GK420t Healthcare Desktop Printer
  • GK888 Desktop Printer
  • GK888d
  • GK888t
  • GT800 Desktop Printer
  • GX420Rx Desktop Printer
  • GX420d Desktop Printer
  • GX420t Desktop Printer
  • GX430d Desktop Printer
  • GX430t Desktop Printer
  • HC100 Wristband Printer
  • HC100 Wristband Printer
  • LP 2824 Plus Desktop Printer
  • MZ Series
  • MZ-220
  • MZ-320
  • P4T Mobile Printers
  • P4T Mobile Printers
  • QL Series Mobile Printers
  • QL320 Mobile Printer
  • QL420 Mobile Printer
  • QLn Series Healthcare Mobile Printers
  • QLn Series Mobile Printers
  • QLn220 Healthcare
  • QLn220 Mobile Printer
  • QLn320 Healthcare
  • QLn320 Mobile Printer
  • QLn420 Mobile Printer
  • RW 220 Mobile Printer
  • RW 420 Mobile Printer
  • RW 420 Print Station
  • RW Series Mobile Printers
  • TLP 2824Plus Desktop Printer
  • ZD120
  • ZD200 Series
  • ZD220
  • ZD220 Series
  • ZD220D
  • ZD220D-HC
  • ZD220T
  • ZD220T-HC
  • ZD230
  • ZD230 Series
  • ZD230D
  • ZD230D-HC
  • ZD230T
  • ZD230T-HC
  • ZD410 Series
  • ZD410-HC
  • ZD410D
  • ZD420 Series
  • ZD420-D-T
  • ZD420-D-T-HC
  • ZD420-HC
  • ZD420C
  • ZD420D
  • ZD420D-HC
  • ZD420T
  • ZD420T-HC
  • ZD500 Desktop Printer
  • ZD500 Desktop Printer
  • ZD510-HC Wristband Printer
  • ZD600-HC
  • ZD620 Series
  • ZD620-D-T
  • ZD620-D-T-HC
  • ZD620D
  • ZD620D-HC
  • ZD620T
  • ZD620T-HC
  • ZD888 Series
  • ZD888D
  • ZD888T
  • ZD888T-HC
  • ZE500 Print Engines
  • ZP888
  • ZQ110 Mobile Printers
  • ZQ120
  • ZQ220
  • ZQ300 Series
  • ZQ300 Series Inside
  • ZQ300 Series Outside
  • ZQ310
  • ZQ320
  • ZQ500 Series Mobile Printers
  • ZQ510 Mobile Printer
  • ZQ520 Mobile Printer
  • ZQ600 Series
  • ZQ600-HC Series
  • ZQ610
  • ZQ610-HC
  • ZQ620
  • ZQ620-HC
  • ZQ630
  • ZQ630 RFID
  • ZR128 Mobile Printers
  • ZR138
  • ZR300 Series Mobile Printers
  • ZR318 Mobile Printers
  • ZR328 Mobile Printers
  • ZR338 Mobile Printers
  • ZR600 Series Healthcare Mobile Printers
  • ZR600 Series Mobile Printers
  • ZR628
  • ZR638
  • ZR658
  • ZR658-HC
  • ZR668
  • ZR668-HC
  • iMZ Series Mobile Printers
  • iMZ220 Mobile Printer
  • iMZ320 Mobile Printer
  • zp450 Desktop Printer