RW Series -- Controlling WiFi and Bluetooth on a dual-radio Zebra Mobile Printer
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Some RW Series printer configurations are equipped with both WiFi and Bluetooth communications modules. These printers allow operation of only one wireless radio at a time
RW Series Mobile Printers Configured with a Dual-Radio
If WiFi is enabled, printer firmware will disable Bluetooth radio communications (i.e., turning on WiFi overrides and disables Bluetooth). In order to re-enable Bluetooth radio communications, WiFi should be disabled first.
Identify the RW420/RW220 with dual radios as follows:
The Configurator number on the product label (located on the back of the pinrter) with an L or a J in the position shown in Red (see example), identifies the printer having the Dual Radio option.
To Enable WiFi
! U1 setvar "card.enable" "on"
To Enable Bluetooth
First turn WiFi off, then turn Bluetooth on:
! U1 setvar "card.enable" "off"
NOTE: In order to activate either one of these changes a physical reset (power off and on with the power button) is required.
(Please refer to the Configuration/Control Commands section of the CPCL Programming Manual for command syntax and further information.)
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