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Kodak 605 Why " Ribbon empty" is displayed when new Paper roll and new ribbon loaded

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SOURCE: Ribbon error 754

Your printer is not correctly configured for ribbon. Download the manual located at ftp://www.servisource1.com/user_documentation/9855/9855oh-ae.pdf

Go to chapter 4-1 to see the map of the menu system and change your printer to ribbon yes.

Make sure that your printer is loaded with supplies and the ribbon is set up correctly, as well as slack taken out.

You may see a couple of labels not print well, but after that, you shold have proper tension and good print. If you notice a lot of ribbon wrinkle, you probably need to reload your ribbon or adjust the tension bars.

This should resolve any issue you have with the ribbon.

Ohiotech

Posted on Feb 06, 2008

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SOURCE: TAKE UP RIBBON

I work with Zebra printers daily and I have found several ways to enable a stuborn ribbon motor. The S300 is the hardest to turn on but unless the belt has broken or come off it can be done. The S400 and S600 are much easier, below are a couple step that work for me.

Enabling/Disabling the Ribbon motor

Turn off the printer.
Disabling the motor – Press the FEED, CANCEL and MODE buttons while turning the printer on. Continue to hold the buttons until the lower two lights go out.
Enabling the motor – Open the printhead and retract the ribbon completely onto the supply spool. Leave the printhead open. Press the PAUSE, FEED and CANCEL buttons while turning the printer on. Continue to hold the buttons until the lower two lights go out. When the printhead light begins to blink, reinstall the ribbon and close the printhead.
The printer may or may not print out a ribbon sensor profile, this is normal. Cycle the power and you should be good to go.

Posted on Mar 30, 2008

SOURCE: Problem with Intermec 3400 ribbon supply

Just take the head of ink outside and clean it carfully and return it back it will work. use clean solution.

Posted on Apr 06, 2008

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SOURCE: MY SONY UP-10L SNAPLAB PRINTER GIVES ME THE

Hi

This sounds like the sensors are damaged. Best taking to a computer repair centre to be checked out as sony parts can be hard to acquire.

Thanks

Taz

Posted on Oct 23, 2009

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SOURCE: i have the same problem

Hi davecortazzo,

If you got 'Incorrect Ribbon ' error message in Kodak 6800 printer do the following thing :

1. First open the printer cover and clean the barcode sensor. The barcode sensor is right side of the thermal head.

2. If still same error message then you have to upgrade the firmware of your printer. You may download it directly from Kodak's website. Just kindly follow the instructions provided on the website. This should solve your issue.

Hope this helps.

Thank you for using FixYa.

Posted on May 30, 2011

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Method B:
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Solution 1 : Reload the print cartridge. Change the cleaning sleeve and replace the cartridge in the printer. Run a cleaning card as soon as printing is completed.

Possible Cause 2 : The printer ribbon is not loaded correctly.
Soultion 2 :Load the printer ribbon correctly and then close the cover.

Possible Cause 3 : This ribbon has been completely used.
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* If the ribbon was repaired, the wrong take-up spool was used. Repair the ribbon again, using the correct take-up spool.

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