Topic or Information
Print quality issues due to faint or light print
Zebra TTP Series Kiosk Printers
This solution is useful for
Adjusting the quality of the printed image
Setting the print darkness
Symptoms addressed by this solution include
The darkness of the printout depends on the printing speed and the time allowed to burn the pixels.
If you are using a Windows driver or direct programming you can do the following:
Raise the print darkness -higher burn time can darken the print out
Lower the print speed. The faster speed the lighter the printout.
Verify the paper you are using is correct for your applications demands. If you have a higher sensitive paper you can get a darker print out then with a lower sensitive paper.
If you are using a Windows Driver
a. Open Printing Preferences
b. Change print speed to about 10
c. Change burn time to max (18 or 19 depending on printer).
2. Direct programming
a. You need to set the parameter x to 10
b. You need to set the parameter x to 18 or 19
c. Save the parameter settings.