Setting the Print Width on an EPL2 Compatible Printer

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EPL2 q Command (Print Width) Details

Applies To

EPL2 Compatible Printers


The Print Width is most often set with the label application or driver. If you creating label formats using EPL information is provided here for assistance in understanding the print width calculations.

The lower case "q" command is used to set the printer's print width in EPL2. 

On a printer with a 203dpi print head 1 inch = 203 dots. i.e. 4 inches = q812

On a printer with a 300dpi print head 1 inch = 300 dots. i.e. 4 inches = q1200

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