The use of the ^EG or ~EG (Erase Graphic) command is not recommended

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Topic or Information

The ~EG or ^EG command has been replaced by the ^ID command

Can I use the EG command to erase graphics? 

Applies To

ZPL Compatible Printers

Excludes: 2824 Series, 2844 Series, S4M (E53 Firmware Version), 888 DD/TT Series, MZ Series, ZQ110, EM220, EM220II


The ZPL EG (Erase Graphic) command is no longer recommended and has been replaced by the ID (Image Delete) command. Newer printers provided multiple memory locations that the EG command did not support and unexpected problem can occur if used to erase objects. 

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