Printing Graphics on EPL Printers

Article ID: 99515407



Topic or Information

How to print a graphics with EPL printers

Correcting issues where the graphic is not printing on the label

Applies To

EPL Compatible Printers - 2824 Series, 2844 Series, S4M (E53 Firmware), 888 Series, GC Series, GK Series, GX Series, GT800, 2824 Plus Series, ZD500 Series, ZP Series, ZT200 Series, ZT400 Series, ZM Series (E53 Firmware), HC100, GK888 Series, GT888


Several different methods can be used to print graphics. For direct downloading the graphics used must be a monochrome .pcx otherwise they won't print.

The following utility automatically downloads a graphic to the printer.

Graphic Utility Details Read More>> (Must be monochrome.pcx)

Using the ZDesigner Software (via USB) Read More>> (creates a compatilble EPL graphic file in ZDesigner)

If you are using the EPL Printer Language the command GW can be used to send a direct graphics write command to the printer. These links have more detail related to specific EPL graphic commands

Graphic printing using the GW command details Read More>>

Graphic printing using the GM and GG command details Read More>> The EPL command GM can be used to store graphics to the printer. The graphics are recalled to print using the GG command.


Helpful Links

EPL2 Programming Guide Read More>>

GG Command Details Read More>>

GM Command Details Read More>>

GW Command Details Read More>>

+ Product Codes

  • 2824 Plus 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
  • HC100 Wristband Printer
  • HC100 Wristband Printer
  • LP 2824 Plus Desktop Printer
  • S4M Series
  • TLP 2824Plus Desktop Printer
  • Z Series Industrial Printers
  • ZD410 Series
  • ZD410D
  • ZD420 Series
  • ZD420-HC
  • ZD420C
  • ZD500 Desktop Printer
  • ZD500 Desktop Printer
  • ZM400
  • ZM600
  • ZT200 Series Industrial Printers
  • ZT210 Industrial Printer
  • ZT220 Industrial Printer
  • ZT230 Industrial Printer
  • ZT400 Series Industrial Printers
  • ZT400 Series RFID Printers
  • ZT410 Industrial Printer
  • ZT420 Industrial Printer