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Tlp 2844 printing first page ok then prints another blank

Extra page label coming out after regular first printed label, is there any way to adjust that..every time I have to open lid and roll labels back..

I tried power on/off...out of dump and reboot it but its happening again, if anyone knows solution to this problem, I really appreciate it...!!

thanks, marco

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    Dale McCoy Jan 23, 2009

    Sort of the same problem here. Printer use to work fine. I had to do a rebuild on my computer and now I can't get it to stop sending the extra page. But my problem is because the printing on the first page starts about an inch down on the page and then just barely runs onto the second page. I can't for the life of me get that first page to print towards the top of the page.

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First thing to try is a reset of the printer.
1) Turn printer off.
2) Hold down feed button whilst turning printer on.
3) Let go of the feed button as soon as it starts to flash and then wait.
4) Printer will measure out 4 labels then print out a Hex dump ending with a not to "Push Feed to Exit"
5) Push feed

Follow the above instructions, if you mess around tapping the feed button (not following the above) you can change the printer between line mode and page mode. To swap that back is another storey.
David


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