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Not printing on Label

The Zebra is on, full of the ink, full of labels, but when we print, the label comes out with nothing on it, Any solutions?

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The solution when I had this problem turned out to be that the temperature setting was 0. It needs to be around 15-20.

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Bad print head.

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