Question about Zebra S4M Thermal Label Printer
This may be related to the printing mode you have configured. If you're
printing on a thermal paper (direct) and the printer is configured for
thermal transfer the printer will notify you that you are out of ribbon.
If you are printing on a regular paper and using a ribbon (thermal transfer) and the printer is configured for direct printing, the printer will notify you that you have a ribbon when you don't need one.
I hope this helps.
Posted on Mar 09, 2009
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of.(from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones)
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Resetting the Printer to Factory Default
Resetting the printer to factory default settings can be useful when
you are troubleshooting with the printer.
CAUTION Resetting factory defaults clears the page buffer, removes downloaded
fonts and macros, and returns all print menu settings to factory defaults.
To reset the printer to factory default settings
1 Press MENU until RESETS MENU displays.
2 Press ITEM until RESTORE FACTORY SETTINGS displays.
3 Press SELECT until the following message appears:
This message displays until the printer has completed the
Mar 26, 2015 | HP Office Jet 4500 G510n
Nov 29, 2011 | Zebra Z4Mplus Label Printer
Press and hold both the PAUSE key and FEED key while turning
the printer power ON.
Release both keys anytime after the first front panel LED
The PAUSE and FEED keys together reset the printer to the
default settings. These values
are not saved in EEPROM, but may be saved by sending the ZPL
command ^JUS or
saving through the LCD on the deluxe front panel. After
entering factory defaults, the
printer will remain in the paused state to let the operator
know that the defaults have been
good luck, do rate the solution if got help
Dec 02, 2010 | Zebra QL 420 Thermal Label Printer
Jan 07, 2010 | Zebra S4M Thermal Label Printer
May 04, 2009 | Zebra 140XiIII Plus Thermal Label Printer
Apr 24, 2009 | Zebra Z4M Printer
Jan 21, 2008 | Zebra S4M Thermal Label Printer
I work mostly with Datamax's.
If you push the feed button does it feed and stop where it's supposed to?
Turn it off, unplugg the network ( about 5' ) turn it back on, plugg in the network ( clear all jobs from the queu, which sometimes may have jobs in there that are frozen), do an internal test print and try to print a job.
Also try to re-calibrate the media.
Oct 01, 2007 | Zebra S4M Thermal Label Printer
May 10, 2016 | Zebra S4M Thermal Label Printer
6,572 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!
Step 2: Please assign your manual to a product: