Adjusting the Zebra Printer Sensor for Unique Shaped Labels

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Setting sensor position for unique shaped labels such as oval, circular, jewelry tags, or oddly shaped. For example, how to position the sensor for best results when using round labels. 

Applies To

Zebra Printers with adjustable or moveable sensors


The printer needs to see a consistent interlabel gap to properly calibrate to the label length being used. It may become necessary to adjust position of the label sensors in order to calibrate uniquely shaped labels.


The sensor needs to be moved into position so that the printer can properly detect gaps, holes, marks or notches. Some printer models have independent upper and lower sensors.

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