The ribbon is sticking to the film when printing with a Zebra ZXP Printer.

Article ID: 05161778



Topic or Information

Ribbon will stick to the transfer film if it has been previously used.

Applies To

Zebra ZXP Series 8 Card Printers

Zebra ZXP Series 9 Card Printers


Remove both the ribbon and film from the printer and advance both media a few panels so that both are fresh and unused. Replace the media with new supplies and try printing again.

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+ Product Codes

  • Card Printers
  • ZXP Series 8 Card Printer
  • ZXP Series 8 High Security Retransfer Card Printer
  • ZXP Series 8 Secure Issuance Card Printer
  • ZXP Series 9 Card Printer