Question about Printronix Line Matrix P5210 Printer

2 Answers

Printronix P7210 Ribbon problem

Model P7210
Serial # 480639348998 Folks, I am having difficulty with my printer not accepting new printer ribbons. When the last ribbon ran out, which worked fine, the P7210 tells me the barcodes on the ribbon spools are damaged. I have tried rotating the ribbons, cleaning the top of the reading laser/light, adjusted the platen, and tried 4 new unopened ribbons, all with the same result. When I put the old ribbon back inside, the printer accepted it until it ran completely out, and the new ribbons were rejected (all due to barcode damage). I inspected the barcodes, and if there were some of the black bars incomplete, I took a dark marker to fill in the scratched surfaces of the black areas. Still, with no success.

Posted by on

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Call 800-854-3181 to talk to a LIVE tech support which is located in the US.

Posted on Mar 03, 2008

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer got voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 6 Answers

If bar code is damaged than printer will give the error, pl. use the
new ribbon .

upadhyay

Posted on May 12, 2008

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
a 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
the service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
goodluck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Printer given barcode missing install new ribbon


There are two styles of P7000 a spool ribbon style and a cartridge ribbon style. You are getting a barcode error then your printer is looking for a ribbon spool not a ribbon cartridge.

Cartridge Ribbon:
PRINTRONIX 255048 402 P7000 EXT LIFE CARTRIDGE RIBBON New

Spool Ribbon:
PRINTRONIX 179499 001 ULTRA CAPACITY RIBBON 6 PACK New

Jan 03, 2016 | Printronix Office Equipment & Supplies

1 Answer

15v ctl fail assy


Bad main board. Get the number off the board as there are 2 different kinds.

Sep 16, 2013 | Printronix LineJet® P7210 Printer

1 Answer

Need to change font on Printronix P7210, but don't know how.


get the user's manual try to check if it is a manual on how to change the font size, if not..search it to internet.

Sep 16, 2011 | Printronix P7210 Matrix Printer

2 Answers

My Printronix P5005B says "RIBBON STALL" what


Remove the ribbon and check for play when turning the plastic ribbon hub by hand. If it is loose try tightening with a torx bit. But it is probably cracked and needs to be replaced.

Dec 07, 2010 | Printronix Line Matrix P5005B Printer

1 Answer

I HAVE PRINTRONIX P5005B PRINTER, RIBBON IS NOT MOVING


Check to see if the plastic ribbon hub is loose on the ribbon motor shaft. The plastic hubs will crack and while the motor shaft turns, the hub will not. If so, replace plastic ribbon hub.

Nov 27, 2010 | Printronix Line Matrix P5005B Printer

1 Answer

Cant install printronix p7210 drivers downloaded from internet


Place driver onto hard drive(easy to find)  .Install using the manually option . That will ask you where the driver is located. START - CONTROL PANEL- PRINTERS AND FAXS - ADD A PRINTER. If it does not work tell me specificaly what happened,OK? Thanks. .

Jan 21, 2009 | Printronix LineJet® P7210 Printer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Printronix Line Matrix P5210 Printer Logo

Related Topics:

512 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Printronix Office Equipment & Supplies Experts

Toby
Toby

Level 1 Expert

34 Answers

Soulvisitor
Soulvisitor

Level 3 Expert

1113 Answers

Nick

Level 2 Expert

122 Answers

Are you a Printronix Office Equipment and Supply Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...