Alternate Control Code Change
Instructions for Datamax E-4205 Thermal Transfer Printer
Note: Before performing this procedure, make sure that the printer is correctly loaded with labels and thermal transfer ribbon.
|1.||With the printer OFF, hold down the F1 (Pause) button on the top of the printer, and turn the printer ON.|
|2.||Continue to hold down the F1 button until the YELLOW (Pause) light on the top panel turns OFF. The printer is now if Menu Mode.|
|3.||Press the F1 button once and let go, this will print a Menu of printer settings|
|4.||Hold down the F2 button for 11 flashes of the RED (Fault) light, the printer will print the default Standard = Control Codes Setting.|
|5.||Press and Release the F1 button. The printer will print the new Alternate = Control Codes.|
|6.||Hold down the F1 and F3 buttons at the same time, then release. The YELLOW light will illuminate briefly, then go out.|
|7.||Hold down the F1 and F3 buttons again, then release. The YELLOW light will illuminate again, then go out.|
|8.||The printer is now set to use alternate control codes (~).|
NOTE: The code changes will not be saved until the F1 and F3 buttons are held down a 2nd time as noted in step #7.