Question about Zebra LP 2844 Thermal Printer

2 Answers

How do I clear the buffer for a zebra lp2844 label printer

Posted by on

Ad

2 Answers

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Make sure there is no Space at the beginning of the code you are sending to the printer. The raw printer code should start with an 'N' with no space in front. If you start with a space, it will reprint the last label that was printed.

Posted on Dec 09, 2010

Ad
  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

    Corporal:

    An expert that hasĀ over 10 points.

    Mayor:

    An expert whose answer gotĀ voted for 2 times.

    Problem Solver:

    An expert who has answered 5 questions.

  • Contributor
  • 13 Answers

Turn the printer off and back on

Posted on Aug 17, 2010

Ad

2 Suggested Answers

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

  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: Zebra LP2844 printer prints garbage

Sounds like you might be using a bad driver, or the printer is in dump mode.
Try hitting the green button and see if it says exiting dump.
If still having trouble, inside the printer it tells you that if you are having printing trouble:

  1. turn off the printer
  2. Hold down the feed button
  3. turn on the printer and at the third red flash release the feed button
  4. it will then feed some pagessome info and ask you to hit feed again to exit dump
  5. hit feed again and it will say exiting dump
This process re-reads the label length (so only do it with the labels you want to use in, or it will waste labels until you do it again with those in it) - but I'm suggesting it only because it enters and exits dump mode (which I have read can cause the garbage when you try to print).

Posted on Mar 11, 2009

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

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

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Zebra lp2844 just keeps feeding labels


Power off your printer and disconnect it from the PC.

Allowe about 2 minutes for it to clear its buffer and then power it back on without connecting it to the PC.

If the problem still exists,

It may be a faulty paper sensor on the printer

Feb 10, 2011 | Zebra LP 2844 Thermal Printer

1 Answer

What is the difference between the Zebra LP 2844 Thermal Printer and the Zebra LP2844Z?


lp2844 use programming languages EPL2, Line Mode, lp2844 use ZPL II, ZPL (Zebra languages), both are Direct Thermal (don't use ribbon), not Thermal-Tranfer (use ribbon).

Nov 17, 2010 | Zebra LP 2844 Thermal Label Printer

2 Answers

We are in need of thermal printers and Zebra LP


The LP2844 can only print on Direct Thermal labels.

DT labels have the ink within the label and the labels react to heat. If these labels are to be exposed to direct sunlight they will eventually turn black.

Hint:
If you scrape the label with fingernail you can usually see the black ink on label

The physical size of the labels is this max width 1 inch (MInimum) to 4 inches (Max). Maximum length of label depends on the amount of memory in printer but maximum size for standard LP2844 is 11 inches. With full memory can be 22 inches long.

The labels must be on a 1 inch core.

These printer can handle all label types.

1: die cut Labels - Use gap sensing.*
2: Labels with Black mark on back - Use Black mark*
3: Continuous roll - select continuous *

* Select in printer driver media setting

Use the latest ZDesigner Driver V1.5.10
Download from Zebra Website.

Printer Preferences - Advanced Setup - Media Type.

Dec 02, 2009 | Zebra Eltron TLP 2844 Thermal Label...

2 Answers

Zebra lp2844 printing incorrectly with paypal multi order


Same here... Can't be the printer - has to be something with either the paypal software or the driver since my 'SAMPLE' prints solid as well. Did you ever find a solution?

Oct 15, 2009 | Zebra LP 2844 Thermal Printer

2 Answers

Zebra LP2844 print is wrapping horizontally


Update the printer firmware, download latest printer driver from zebra website.

Oct 01, 2009 | Zebra LP 2844 Thermal Printer

1 Answer

I just bought a used Zebra LP2844 printer. It


Silly question perhaps, but are you sure the paper roll is loaded the right way round? The printer needs to be able to detect the markings on the underside of the backing paper. There'll be a little clear plastic pane somewhere for this purpose - check it's clean. Sorry I can't be more specific - it's been a while since I've worked on one of these.

Hope that helps a bit,
Matt

Aug 25, 2009 | Zebra LP 2844-Z Thermal Label Printer

1 Answer

Zebra LP2844 cannot print LABEL


Please be aware that zebra Lp2844Z is different with LP2844.
LP2844 - Eltron

LP2844Z - zebra

please make sure the programming language is correct

Aug 23, 2009 | Office Equipment & Supplies

4 Answers

I need the driver for Zebra LP 2844 for MAC OS X.


OS X 10.5.2 and above have built-in ZPL and EPL drivers. Plug the printer in to USB, go to System Preferences > Print & Fax, click + , and choose the Zebra driver. For the LP2844 you choose the EPL2 driver.

Apr 09, 2009 | Zebra LP 2844 Thermal Printer

1 Answer

Zebra LP2844-Z - no longer prints a barcode on a specimen label


Added ''3 of 9' font to C:/Windows/Fonts.
Opened Word document, selected 3 of 9 as Font and typed a word.

Went back to printer and it printer the accession number and barcode.

Mar 27, 2009 | Zebra LP 2844-Z Thermal Label Printer

1 Answer

Zebra LP 2844 printer will not print anything but the test page


possibly not a real LP2844 but an LP2543, a printer mass produced for and used by UPS. refurbishers change the label and sell as LP2844 because they are almost identical.
if it has an AC-AC adapter, it is an LP2543. LP2844 uses a AC-DC adapter, and all LP2844's have USB ports.

Mar 24, 2009 | Zebra LP 2844 Thermal Printer

Not finding what you are looking for?
Zebra LP 2844 Thermal Printer Logo

675 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Zebra Office Equipment & Supplies Experts

Dave Busselle

Level 1 Expert

54 Answers

CheckitRight
CheckitRight

Level 3 Expert

1362 Answers

yadayada
yadayada

Level 3 Expert

76846 Answers

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

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...