Line Mode is Supported on the GC420D, GK420D, and GX420D Printers

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Topic or Information

Line Mode (EPL1) Details

Applies To

G-Series Direct Thermal Printers


The G-Series printer Direct Thermal models (GC420D, GX420D and GK420D) support Line Mode. This feature is enabled using the EPL command "OEPL1". See the EPL 1 Programming Language Manual for details( Read More>> ). You can also use the Zebra Setup Utility (Available from to configure Line Mode. Install the printer and select "Printer Tools". Under the Action tab select "Switch to line mode"

The Thermal Transfer models do not support Line Mode functionality. i.e. GX420T and GK420T.

GC420 User Guide Read More>>

Note: On the GC420D Line Mode requires firmware version V71.17.14Z or higher and only supports Continuous media.

GK420D User Guide Read More>>

GX420D User Guide  Read More>>

EPL 1 Programming manual Read More>>

+ Product Codes

  • GC420d Desktop Printer
  • GK420d Desktop Printer
  • GK420d Healthcare Desktop Printer
  • GX420d Desktop Printer