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It prints the yellow & magenta layers, then skips printing cyan & black (with screeching noise as the ribbon passes) to printing overlay (sometimes skips overlay), but stopped short of ejecting to the output hopper.

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Download the latest copy of the C30 firmware, Fargo created a fix by sending more power to the ribbon sensor. After downloading the new firmware, calibrate the ribbon covering the printer the best you can from light.

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Run diagnostic utility which is given on installation cd

calibrate your ribbon sensor

do advance and reverse of ribbon motor

clean your printer path using cleaning kit


for downloads follow the following link if you don't have the utility

http://www.fargosupport.com/search_results.asp?pulldowntype=&all=1&printer=73&submit.x=24&submit.y=7


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SOURCE: it prints the yellow &

Have you checked the type of ribbon selected?
The best you could do is check the ribbon sensor if it's not occulted!

Posted on Aug 16, 2011

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