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  • zebra tlp 2844 label printer in w7

    We are using the Zebra TLP2844 label printers - for W7 they had to make a new driver - which renames the printer to Zdesigner TLP 2844.

    I've tried everything I can think of to print directly to the printer - even setting that printer as the default printer, as well as printer_override

    no matter what I do, if I print to it from Alpha it renders an infinite number of labels

    but if I set the label to show printer on setup, and select it from windows printers, it prints correctly.

    has anyone else had this issue?
    Cole Custom Programming - Terrell, Texas
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    martin_w_cole@msn.com

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    Re: zebra tlp 2844 label printer in w7

    In the properties to the printer configuration you may find additional advanced label settings. I had this issue with a Brother label printing and found I had to some advanced settings on the printer itself.
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    Mark Pearson
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      Re: zebra tlp 2844 label printer in w7

      Thanks Mark,

      I'll see if I can find anything that will make a difference
      Cole Custom Programming - Terrell, Texas
      972 524 8714
      martin_w_cole@msn.com

      ____________________
      "A young man who is not liberal has no heart, but an old man who is not conservative has no mind." GB Shaw

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        Re: zebra tlp 2844 label printer in w7

        Got the tech from Zebra to come on and go thru a lot of clearing and resetting all the settings, and it still won't print right

        it prints one "good" label and three blank ones

        has been working perfectly on XP for a few years

        he says that "its my software" - which basically means their driver for W7 is not very good
        Cole Custom Programming - Terrell, Texas
        972 524 8714
        martin_w_cole@msn.com

        ____________________
        "A young man who is not liberal has no heart, but an old man who is not conservative has no mind." GB Shaw

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          Re: zebra tlp 2844 label printer in w7

          resolved

          I made a custom report - and that resolved the issue
          another developer told me he had had the same issuse with a label
          Cole Custom Programming - Terrell, Texas
          972 524 8714
          martin_w_cole@msn.com

          ____________________
          "A young man who is not liberal has no heart, but an old man who is not conservative has no mind." GB Shaw

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