GC Series Communication Setup and Details
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GC Printer Communications Information
Applies ToGC-Series Printers
Symptoms may include
USB - A Zebra compatible driver must be installed before connecting the printer.
USB Details Read More>>
A straight through cable is required for connection to a PC. This is the same as the EPL 2844 printer. All serial communications parameters must be matched on the printer and host Read More>>
If the printer has a parallel port use an IEEE1284.4 compatible cable. Review the section on Parallel Communications in this link. Read More>>
Wired Ethernet Network - Printers that include a ZebraNet Print Server option can be connected to an Ethernet Network. If your network supports DHCP the printer can obtain an IP Address when the cable is connected. Configuring a printer with the ZebraNet Option Read More>>
You can use one of the following Utilities to set specific parameters or set a permanent IP address for your printer queue.
- GC420d Desktop Printer
- G-Series GC Desktop Printers
- GC420t Desktop Printer