Optional real time clock feature for EPL Printers

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Topic or Information

Real Time Clock Programming

Applies To

EPL Printers with the Real Time Clock Option - Check your printer to assure the **RTC Option is available and installed. 
** For example the GC420 Series and GK420 Series printers do not have a Real Time Clock Option available.


Printers equipped with the real time clock option can be programmed to print the time and date onto the labels.

There are three EPL2 commands that go along with the Real Time Clock option.

  • TD - use this command to define the date format when printing.
  • TS - use this command to set the time and date in the printers equipped with the Real Time Clock option.
  • TT - use this command to define the time format when printing.

For more information on the above commands Read More>>

Real Clock EPL2 command examples Read More>>

Additional Information

Using the RTC commands in stored forms Read More>>


+ Product Codes

  • 2824 Plus Series
  • 2824 Series Desktop Printers
  • G-Series GC Desktop 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
  • GK420t Desktop Printer
  • GK420t Healthcare Desktop Printer
  • GT800 Desktop Printer
  • GX420Rx Desktop Printer
  • GX420d Desktop Printer
  • GX420t Desktop Printer
  • GX430d Desktop Printer
  • GX430t Desktop Printer
  • LP 2824 Plus Desktop Printer
  • TLP 2824Plus Desktop Printer
  • ZD410 Series
  • ZD410D
  • ZD420 Series
  • ZD420-HC
  • ZD420C
  • ZD500 Desktop Printer
  • ZD500 Desktop Printer