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Barcodes Printer just stopped putting barcodes on the labels. Teklynx software seems fine as other printers will show b-c. The data part of the b-c shows up correct. This is unusual to say the least and we can't figure it out.

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Not sure if this is 100% fixed but the teklynx had two zebra printers listed, one 200 dpi and another 203 dpi, when switched to 203 dpi the barcodes came back. The labels prompt for conversion to 203 dpi and aren't perfect but close enough to use.

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