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Printing receipts from Zebra TLP 2844 Desktop Printer with continuous feed thermal paper. Printer doesn't appear to be detecting length from the 'Q' command as it prints the receipt and keeps dispersing blank paper until the red light comes on. Can anyone help?

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    Does anyone else know how to print receipts with this paper using a roll of paper?

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The printer driver should be set to Continuous or it will think it is still Gap or Black Mark. Please adjust accordingly

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Make sure you have selected the correct media in the printer driver. The tracking mode has 3 options, (1) Web Sensing (Cut Labels), (2) Mark Sensing (Black marks on back of liner) and (3) Continuous . In your case select continuous. It sounds like the printer is in the wrong media mode and is feeding labels looking for a mark or gap and when it doesn't find one it flags a media error.

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PLease provide me steps to do

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