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Datamax-O’Neil M-Class: Installing the Cutter Option

by ScanSource Technical Services October 15, 2011 Barcode Printing
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Installation Turn ‘Off’ the Power Switch and unplug the printer. Open the cover. Remove any installed media from the printer. Remove the Fascia by gently pulling it forward. Loosen and remove the Thumbscrew, then remove the Tear Plate (or if equipped, the Present Sensor option). Notice the Male Connector on the Cutter and the corresponding […]

Datamax-O’Neil M-Class: Installing the Internal Rewind Option

by ScanSource Technical Services October 15, 2011 Barcode Printing
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Turn OFF the Power Switch and unplug the power cord from the AC Receptacle. Remove the Cover Screw and then the Cover Plate. Mount the Rewinder Assembly onto the Center Plate and then secure it using the three Screws. Plug the power cord into the AC Receptacle and turn ON the Power Switch. This completes […]

Datamax-O’Neil M-Class: Installing the Printhead

by ScanSource Technical Services October 15, 2011 POS
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Removing the Printhead Turn ‘Off’ and unplug the printer from the AC Receptacle. Open the cover; if ribbon is installed, remove it. With the Printhead locked in the down position, loosen the Printhead Mounting Screw (it will remain in the assembly). Unlatch the Printhead Assembly. While holding the Printhead, raise the assembly. Disconnect the two […]

Datamax-O’Neil M-Class: Installing the Peel and Present Option

by ScanSource Technical Services October 15, 2011 POS
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Installing and Using the Peel and Present Assembly with the Datamax M Class   NOTE: Peel and Present requires the Internal Rewinder option. Contents of the Peel and Present Kit This kit contains the following items: Peel and Present Mechanism Assist Roller Bushing Preparing the Printer   Turn ‘Off’ the Power Switch and unplug the […]

Datamax-O’Neil H-Class: Installing the Peel and Present Option

by ScanSource Technical Services October 12, 2011 Barcode Printing
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Installing the Peel and Present option on a Datamax H-Class Printer. Turn ‘Off’ the Power Switch and unplug the power cord from the AC Receptacle. Remove the Thumbscrew and Tear Plate. (Alternately, if equipped with an Arc Plate, Present Sensor, or Cutter, remove that device.) Press the Latch and open the Peel and Present Assembly. […]

Datamax-O’Neil W-Class: Printing Test Labels

by ScanSource Technical Services October 12, 2011 Barcode Printing
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Press TEST Button. Use the FEED and PAUSE buttons to navigate the choices. The choices are Print Quality Label, Ribbon Test Label, Test Label, Validation Label, and Print Configuration. Illustrations of the test formats are below. Once you have chosen the desired test label, press the TEST button. The test label will then print. Print […]

Datamax-O’Neil H-Class: Installing the Printhead

by ScanSource Technical Services October 12, 2011 Barcode Printing
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Removing the Printhead Turn OFF the Power Switch and unplug the power cord from the AC Receptacle. With the printhead locked in the down position, loosen the Captivated Screw. (When free, the screw will spring upward). Note: The H-8308 model has two Captivated Screws; loosen both. Unlock the Printhead Latch then raise the Printhead Assembly. […]

Datamax-O’Neil H-Class: Loading Ribbon and Media

by ScanSource Technical Services October 12, 2011 Barcode Printing
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Datamax-O’Neil H-Class: Printhead Cleaning Procedures

by ScanSource Technical Services October 12, 2011 Barcode Printing
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If print quality declines (symptoms can include unreadable bar codes or streaks through text and graphics), the typical cause is debris buildup on the printhead which, left unattended, can lead to premature dot failure. Depending upon the supplies and printing parameters used, different cleaning methods are recommended. Cotton Swab Procedure (for users of direct thermal […]