ZD400 Series Media Calibration Procedure

ZD400 Series Media Calibration Procedure

Article ID: 40576935

Issue / Question

The following steps will help to ensure your printer is properly calibrated to the media being used in the printer.

Applicable To

ZD220d/ZD230d, ZD220t/ZD230t, ZD410 and ZD420 Printers

Resolution / Answer

Cause or Overview

  • Helps resolve paper out, ribbon out, or other media related errors.
  • Helps to resolve misfeeding of the media (not feeding to separator marks between media such as a gap or black mark).
  • Supplies Light is red indicating a media out condition


Solution

Verify the printer is correctly loaded and that the media sensor is correctly positioned. (For gap media it should be centered or slightly offset.) 
ZD220d / ZD230d Media Sensor Position Read More>>
ZD220t / ZD2320t Media Sensor Position Read More>>
ZD410 Media Sensor Position Read More>>
ZD420 Media Sensor Position Read More>>

If printer continues to display a Red Supplies light try calibration.

Printer Calibration

  1. Run Smart Calibration
  2. If needed Run Manual Calibration
Printer Procedure Procedure
ZD220 Smart Calibration Read More>>
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Manual Calibration Read More>>
ZD230 Smart Calibration Read More>>
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Manual Calibration Read More>>
ZD410D

Smart Calibration Read More>>
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Manual Calibration Read More>>
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ZD420 Smart Calibration Read More>>
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Manual Calibration Read More>>
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Helpful information
ZD220d / ZD230d User Guide Read More>>
ZD220t / ZD230t User Guide Read More>>
ZD410 Users Guide Read More>>
ZD420 User Guide Read More>>

ZPL Programmers Manual Read More>>

Sending File Using Zebra Setup Utilities Zebra Setup Utilities -- Sending Printer Commands and Receiving Data

Sending File Using ZDesigner Driver  ZebraDesigner Driver and the Send File Feature

+ Product Codes

  • ZD410 Series
  • ZD410D
  • ZD420 Series
  • ZD420-HC
  • ZD420C