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Printing Round Labels

Hi, I am trying to print onto round labels 17mm and it keeps going off line after printing one. I fwe manage to print two off it skips a label so either way we are ending up losing halp of our roll of labels.

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The issue sounds inpart to be related the set lable length, the printer thinks that the data will not fit on the label and gives the error. also note that the gap sensor is not in the center so the printer will not and can not autodetect the media correctly. you need to tweak the label setup. you could trick the printer by centering the labels over the gap sensor or if you do a autocalibating use the lable size it give you which would be much smaller then 17mm

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