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My printer display keep showing " Warning, Ribbon in", cannot print multiple label at a time

We've been having problems with this printer, very frustrating, please help. The printer display now keep showing " Printer Idle, V60.14.3Z", "Error cleared, head open", Warning, Ribbon In". We had restarted the printer many times, it is still showing the same message. After we print one label, we have to adjust the label for it to align, we usually need to print multiple labels at a time, it is very time consuming to re-align the label one by one. If anyone can help me with these problems, I will be forever grateful. Thank you very much.

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  • Anonymous Jan 02, 2009

    The printer screen keeps showing Warning Ribbon In. It says it right after calibration too. Data is not being received completely to the printer. It is not the computer that is the problem we have tried many computers but the printer still does not run labels. The Data light blinks once then goes off.

  • kate obryan Jan 02, 2009

    The printer screen is saying Warning Ribbon In. It says it after I calibrate the labels through also. The data light on the printer lights up once then goes off. Therefore the printer is not receiving the data properly. It is not our computers. We have hooked up many to the printer and it is still not working. I am not quite sure what the ribbon warning is. If you could help me out that would be great. I am getting very behind on my work!

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I have the same problem , but my printer is ZEBRA S4M ZPL

my solution is:

in your barcode software: change printer settings: 1 and 2

1 . in media setting : change media type --> Thermal transfer
2. in documents options , configuration --> use printer settings

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Please email me at .. james@tplja1.demon.co.uk with a contact name and telephone number.
Im a qualified Zebra engineer.

Posted on Oct 22, 2008

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