I am printing on continuous label sheets. I have my labels set up in WordPerfect as 4 to a page (even though it's continuous paper). This is what worked on my previous dot matrix. The printer won't print the first line of every 4 labels. It doesn't matter where my TOF is. My top and bottom margins are zero. I want to print right up to the perforation. It does this on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th label, but on the 1st, 5th, 9th, etc., it leaves off the first line. Very frustrating. Have a ticket in with Epson but they don't like problems they can't solve with a ready made answer. :( If anyone can help, I would SO appreciate it! Thank you!
It sounds like you are trying to get too much onto the labels or onto a sheet of labels. Try a few pages with a size smaller font and if that solves the problem, the issue is too much info for the epson to fit on.
WP will push the limits of any printer if you make it do so like this and the printer maker may have rounded the specs in the driver.
Update your driver.
Try changing from inches to cm or points etc to see what the limits are.
Then respect that the printer can do no more with that particular driver.
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Step 1 : Change the print settings The print settings of the HP All-in-One can be customized to handle nearly any print task. Before changing the print settings, decide whether to change the settings for the current print job only, or to make the settings the default for all future print jobs. How print settings are displayed depends on whether to apply the change to all future print jobs or just to the current print job Change the print settings for all future jobs: In the HP Solution Center, click Settings , point to Print Settings , and then click Printer Settings . Make changes to the print settings and click OK . Change the print settings for the current job: On the File menu in the software program, click Print . Make sure that the HP All-in-One is the selected printer. Click the button that opens the Properties dialog box.Depending on the software program, this button might be called Properties , Options , PrinterSetup , or Printer . Select the appropriate options for the print job by using the features available on the Paper/Quality , Finishing , Effects , Basics , and Color tabs. Click OK to close the Properties dialog box.Click Print or OK to begin printing. Step 2 : Print with 210 x 297 mm (8.5 x 11 inch) labels The HP All-in-One can be used with any software program designed for printing. This document contains basic information about using the HP All-in-One to print on labels using a software program. For additional information, such as printing a poster, printing multiple pages on a single sheet, and more, see the onscreen Help that came with the HP software. Follow these steps to print on labels: ·Make sure to load labels in the input tray.Always use letter or A4 label sheets designed for use with HP inkjet devices (such as HP inkjet labels). ·Make sure the labels are no more than two years old. Labels on older sheets might peel off when the paper is pulled through the HP All-in-One, causing paper jams.
Fan the stack of labels to make sure no pages are sticking together.Place a stack of label sheets on top of full-size sheet of plain paper in the paper tray, label side down. Do not insert labels one sheet at a time.
On the File menu in the software program, click Print .Select the HP All-in-One as the printer.To change settings, click the button that opens the Properties dialog box.
Select the appropriate options for the print job by using the features available on the Paper/Quality , Finishing , Effects , Basics , and Color tabs.
Click OK to close the Properties dialog box. Click Print or OK to begin printing.
In your Word processing program (Word, Wordperfect, Writer, etc...) there should be a label module usually found in the Tools menu. From there you can set the size of your label as well as the contents or you can have the program generate a page with a table set to fit your label paper.
open the related word document.
select 1 line above the Text in question, press enter twice.
That way, the text will drop by 2 lines.
try a test page on this, alternatively try using a different label layout, until you get the desired result.
Other than the AveryL7160.
Mike @ Compurepair.
how are you sending the data to the printer and what type of media are you using? you can set the page hight via the ZPL command ^LL ,the value you send with ^LL is in dot, so if I wanted to set the label hight to 10cm I would send ^LL800. Or if you are printing via a windows driver configure the printer to continues media.
The feed rollers are slipping on the surface of the label, causing the page to load incorrectly. There is no permanent solution at this time. Try one of the following workarounds to correct this issue.
Adjust the top margin using Page Setup.
Click File , then Page Setup in the program being used, (accessing Page Setup may vary from program to program. Refer to the Help file for that program).
Adjust the top margin until printing is correct on the label.
Manually print one sheet at a time.
Place one sheet of labels in the input tray at a time, printing only that page. Repeat for all pages of labels needed.