Zebra Label Printer Programming Language Support Information

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Topic or Information

Zebra Printer Language compatibility

What programming language does the printer support?

How do I set the printer language. ZPL, EPL, CPCL

Applies To

Zebra Label Printers


If the printer supports multiple programming languages use the SGD  command "device.languages" to configure the language setting. Read More>>

Here is a breakdown of the printer command language support based on model groups

Languages Printer
ZPL Only 2824Z Series, 2844Z Series,  Pax4, ZE500 Series, 105SL, 105SL Plus, S4M (V53 Firmware), ZM Series (V53 Firmware), Xi3 Plus Series, Xi4 Series, KR403
EPL Only 2824 Series, 2844 Series, S4M (E53 Firmware), ZM Series (E53 Firmware) 888 DT/TT
EZPL (EPL and ZPL) GC Series, GK Series, GX Series, GT800, 2824 Plus Series, ZD500 Series, ZP Series, ZT200 Series, ZT400 Series, ZT500 Series, ZT600 Series, HC100, GK888 Series, GT888
CPCL and ZPL   iMZ Series, P4T Series, QL Plus Series, QLn Series, RW Series, ZQ500 Series
CPCL Only MZ Series
Based On SGD
device.languages value
QLn Healthcare Printer
Proprietary Language (Driver Only)  ZQ110 Series, EM220 Series, EM220II Series