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Hi There How do you print a test page from the Zebra printer itself which shows print head condition etc We've used teh self test print but are lookign for somethign more detailed etc. many thanks

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Printing the "PAUSE" test will print a nice black box that will show white lines or voids for any printhead elements that are not functioning. Turn the printer off, press and hold the PAUSE key while turning on the printer. After 5-6 seconds, let go of PAUSE and let the power up self test finish.

The test label will starting printing. To stop, press PAUSE. This is also usefull for seeing the "parallelism" of the printhead by looking at the lines that print at the begining of each label. Should be the same number of lines on the left as the on the right.

Easiest way to cancel the pattern is to cycle power.

Hope that helps !

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