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Error message 'out of stock' I have tried re-calibrating, it is not successful, any ideas how I can fix this would be greatly appreciated

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Slide out the Media Sensor (green plastic bar that sticks out over the labels) about 1 inch from all the way in ("in" = left if looking from front). Then press Feed to clear errors. If still get same error, then look for piece of label or ribbon stuck in that error - ok to blow out with canned air.

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This sounds like a calibration issue.


Follow the instructions below to re-calibrate



Three readings are required:

· Empty: No media in the sensor.

· Gap (or Mark): Only the backing, notch, or reflective mark in the sensor.

· Paper: The label (with the liner attached) in the sensor.

To perform a Standard Calibration:


Step Operator Action Displayed Message Comment

1 (Media should be loaded and the appropriate Sensor Typeselected.)


2 Press the menu key.

Raise the printhead assembly.

MENU MODE

MEDIA SETTINGS


You are entering Menu Mode.


3 Press the enter key to enter

the Media Settings menu.

MEDIA SETTINGS

MEDIA TYPE



4 Press the FWD key and

scroll to 'Sensor Calibration'.

MEDIA SETTINGS

SENSOR CALIBRATION



5 Press the ENT key. SENSOR CALIBRATION

PERFORM CALIBRATION

You are beginning the standard

calibration procedure.


6 Press the ENT key.

Remove the media from the Media Sensor then press any key.


REMOVE LABEL STOCK

PRESS ANY KEY <yyy>

This sets the parameter for the

'empty' value.

Where 'yyy' is a numerical

value representing the current

sensor reading.



8 Position the label (and backing,

if any) under the Sensor Eye

Mark.

ã Note: If using preprinted

media, ensure the label area

under the sensor is free of

preprinted text, graphics or

borders.

Press any key to continue.

SCAN PAPER

PRESS ANY KEY <yyy>

This sets the parameter for the

'paper' value.

Where 'yyy' is a numerical

value representing the current

sensor reading.

The calibration was successful.

See note below if another

message was displayed.


10 Exit upon successful

calibration: Back out of the

menu tree by repeatedly

pressing the key.

If using gap or reflective media,

press and hold the FEED key.

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advancing media; allow at least

one label gap (or mark) to

advance under the sensor.


READY

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Step Operator Action Displayed Message Comment

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center of the facedown black

mark.

Continuous stock: go to Step

8.

Press any key to continue.

SCAN BACKING

PRESS ANY KEY <yyy>

Or, for reflective media:

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PRESS ANY KEY <yyy>

This sets the parameter for the

'gap' or 'mark' value.

Where 'yyy' is a numerical

value representing the current

sensor reading: useful in

locating the best sensor

position.

ã Note: Never position the

sensor over a perforation when

recording a sensor reading.

ã Note: Do not move the position of the Media Sensor after it has been adjusted.

8 Position the label (and backing,

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Mark.

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