DuraLabel PRO 300 User`s guide

PRO/PRO 300
User’s Guide
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Minimum System Requirements
Operating System: Windows 2000 SP4, XP SP2, Vista, 7, 8
Memory: 128 MB RAM
Hard Drive: 100 MB
Additional Requirements: IT Administrator Privileges
Supplies
DuraLabel supplies and DuraLabel® PRO printers have been optimized for
compatibility and print quality. Use only DuraLabel supplies from Graphic Products
with your DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300 printer.
NOTE: The DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300 User’s Guide includes information for both the
DuraLabel PRO and DuraLabel PRO 300 printers. Reference to “DuraLabel PRO”
implies either the DuraLabel PRO or DuraLabel PRO 300 printer.
©2008 - 2013 Graphic Products, Inc. All Rights Reserved
INTRODUCTION
1. Introduction
Congratulations on the purchase of your DuraLabel® PRO/PRO 300 Printer.
You’ll be printing pipe markers, arc flash, NFPA Diamond, GHS, right-to-know and
custom labels in no time with your new DuraLabel Printer and DuraSuite Labeling
Software. This Guide is designed to get you printing as quickly as possible.
The DuraSuite Labeling Software included with your printer expands your creative
capabilities, simplifies safety compliance and lets you produce professional-quality
labels for virtually any application*.
Call us at 800.788.5572 with any questions you may have about your DuraLabel
PRO/PRO 300 printer. We’re here to help with all your labeling needs!
*Refer to the enclosed DuraSuite User’s Guide for complete information.
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tABLE OF CONTENTS
2. Table of Contents
1.Introduction...............................................1
2. Table of Contents......................................2
3. Warranty.....................................................3
4. Loading the Printer...................................4
4.1 Printer Parts.................................................... 4
4.2 Printer Ribbon Parts....................................... 5
4.3 Loading Ribbon............................................... 6
4.4 Loading Vinyl Supply.....................................10
4.5 Installing Tape Guides..................................12
5. Connecting the Printer.......................... 15
5.1 Inserting the Installation CD........................15
5.2 Using a USB Cable........................................15
5.3 Using a Parallel Cable..................................19
5.4 Upgrading a Driver........................................23
6. Configuring Printer Drivers.................... 24
6.1 Continuous Vinyl Printing Instructions........24
6.2 Die-Cut Label Printing Instructions..............25
6.2.1 Label Supply Calibration....................25
6.2.2 Driver Settings....................................25
6.3 B Mark Label Printing Instructions..............26
6.3.1 Label Supply Calibration....................26
6.3.2 Driver Settings....................................26
6.4 Cutting Labels in Intervals...........................26
6.5 Adjusting Print Speed...................................27
6.6 Adjusting Darkness.......................................27
7.Installing DuraSuite
Labeling Software.................................. 27
9.2. Graphics.......................................................31
9.3 Barcodes.......................................................32
9.3.1 Activating dBest Barcodes Toolbar
Template in Microsoft Word..............32
9.3.2 Using the dBest Barcodes Toolbar...33
9.3.3 Creating a Barcode Using the dBest
Barcodes Toolbar...............................33
9.4 Merging Information, Sequencing Labels...33
9.4.1 Creating an Excel Spreadsheet.........33
10. Cleaning and
General Maintenance............................ 38
10.1 Print Head...................................................38
10.2 Cutter...........................................................39
10.2.1 Cleaning Cutter from the Inside......39
10.3 Platen Roller...............................................40
11. Troubleshooting ..................................... 41
11.1 LED is Solid Red......................................... 41
11.2 Printing Suddenly Stops and
LED Blinks Red........................................... 41
11.3 LED Quickly Blinks Red . ...........................42
11.4 Printing Stops While Printing Die-cut Labels
and LED Blinks Red...................................42
11.5 LED Blinks Green after Label
is Printed.....................................................42
11.6 After Printing a Label, Printer Dispenses
Extra Supply and LED Blinks Red.............42
11.7 Printing is not Aligned Correctly................43
11.8 Printing is Streaked....................................43
11.9 LED Blinks Amber and Red.......................43
11.10 Printer Cuts Labels Off-Center
or into Next Label.....................................43
8. Label Creation........................................ 28
12. Specifications
8.1 Label Creation with Your Word Processor...28
12.1 Printer..........................................................44
8.1.1 Using Templates.................................28
8.1.2 Setting up a Microsoft Word
Document...........................................28
12.2 Indicators and Buttons..............................44
12.3 Communication Interface..........................44
9. Label Design .......................................... 29
12.4 Power Requirements..................................45
12.5 Environment................................................45
12.6 Label Supply...............................................45
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9.1 Text Boxes......................................................29
9.1.1 Changing Text Box Size......................29
12.7 Ribbon Supply ...........................................45
9.1.2 Positioning Text Boxes.......................30
12.8 Printer Body................................................45
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WARRANTY
3. Warranty
Graphic Products DuraLabel printers are warrantied to
be free from defects in materials or workmanship for a
period of five years from the date of purchase. Within this
period, Graphic Products, Inc. will, at its sole option, repair
or replace any components which fail in normal use.
Such repairs or replacement will be made at no charge to the purchaser for parts or
labor, provided that the purchaser shall be responsible for any transportation cost.
This warranty does not cover loss, damages from accident, or equipment or parts
which have been misused, altered, neglected, carelessly handled, used for purpose
other than those for which the printer was manufactured, or damages resulting from
unauthorized service.
NOTE: Repairs have a 90-day warranty. If the unit sent in is still under its original
warranty, then the new warranty is 90 days or to the end of the original warranty,
depending upon which is longer.
The Warranties and remedies contained herein are exclusive and in lieu of all other
warranties whether express, implied or statutory, including any liability arising under
any warranty of merchantability or fitness for a particular purpose, statutory or
otherwise. This warranty gives the purchaser specific legal rights, which may vary
from state to state.
In no event shall Graphic Products be liable for any incidental, special, indirect or
consequential damages, whether resulting from the use, misuse or inability to use
the product for any reason including defect. Some states do not allow the exclusion
of incidental or consequential damages, so the above limitation may not apply in all
areas.
Graphic Products retains the exclusive right within all warranty periods to repair,
replace the product or offer a full refund of the purchase price at its sole discretion.
Such remedy shall be the purchaser’s sole and exclusive remedy for any breach of
warranty.
General maintenance and cleaning of the DuraLabel printer is the purchaser’s
responsibility and is not covered by the warranty. Expendable items or parts such as
label supply and ribbon are not covered by this warranty.
NOTE: Some DuraLabel printers require specific preparation such as removal of
battery or power supply before shipping. Please contact your Graphic Products
representatives to ensure correct return procedure: call 800.788.5572 or visit
GraphicProducts.com. Graphic Products, Inc. shall not be responsible for any loss
or damages incurred during shipping.
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4. Loading the Printer
DuraLabel Ribbon and Vinyl Supplies have been optimized for compatibility and print
quality. Only authorized DuraLabel Supplies from Graphic Products will print correctly
in the DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300 printer.
An instructional video demonstrating how to load DuraLabel Ribbon and Supplies
can be viewed on your installation CD or at DuraLabel.com/duralabel-videos.
4.1 Printer Parts
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
Figure 1 Inside of printer, with ribbon mechanism open in upright position
A.Supply loading diagram
B.Label supply roll
C.Label roll mounts
D.Fixing tabs
E. Teflon bar (white)
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F. Adjustable label guides (turquoise)
G.Media sensor/B Mark sensor
(turquoise)
H.Platen roller (black)
I. Printed label opening
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4.2 Printer Ribbon Parts
Rear Spring-Loaded Hub
for Ribbon Supply Spindle
Rear Hub for Flange Side of Ribbon
Supply Spindle
Figure 1
Front Spring-Loaded Hub
for Ribbon Rewind Spindle
(with paper core)
Front Hub for Flange Side of Ribbon
Rewind Spindle
NOTE: Spindle flanges should be inserted on right side when facing printer. See
diagram under the ribbon supply.
Ribbon Spindle Flange
Figure 2
Ribbon Rewind Spindle
with Paper Core Applied
Ribbon Supply Spindle
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4.3 Loading Ribbon
Always turn the printer OFF when loading supplies. Always wait at least
5 seconds before turning power back ON.
Open the ribbon mechanism cover by pressing down and in to unlatch it, then lift it
up and back to open.
Figure 1 Press down and in to unlatch.
Figure 2 Lift up and back to open.
NOTE: To load 4.3" ribbon, follow “Loading 4.3" ribbon supply” instructions. To load
2.5" ribbon, follow “Loading 2.5" ribbon supply” instructions.
Loading 4.3" ribbon supply
A.With spindle flange on right side, load ribbon onto an empty ribbon supply
spindle, with the ribbon leader extended over the top and toward the back.
B.Slide the ribbon onto the spindle until it touches the spindle flange.
Ribbon Leader
Spindle Flange
Figure 3 Correct ribbon application for spindle
C.Apply the paper core to the other empty ribbon rewind spindle.
D. Apply the ribbon supply spindle to the rear hub, with the ribbon leader dropped
down. Insert the left side of the spindle first, fitting it onto the left hub, then fitting
the right (flanged) side onto the right hub.
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Figure 7 Ribbon supply (4.3") spindle
being inserted at rear hubs
Figure 8 Ribbon supply (4.3") spindle inserted at rear hubs
E. Place the ribbon rewind spindle (with paper core) on the front hubs by inserting
the left side of the spindle first, fitting it onto the front spring-loaded hub. Then fit
the right (flanged) side of the spindle onto the right hub.
Figure 10 Ribbon supply
(2.5") spindles
loaded and aligned
with each other
Figure 9 Ribbon rewind spindle with paper core (4.3") being applied to the front spring-loaded hub
F. Open the printer cover by pulling the release levers on the sides of the printer
toward you.
Figure 11 Printer release lever being pulled forward
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G.Grab the ribbon leader that is hanging down.
H.Pull it toward you and underneath the ribbon mechanism and print head, up to
the front hub and ribbon rewind spindle.
Figure 12 Ribbon supply (4.3") being pulled down
Figure 13 Ribbon supply (4.3") being pulled up to the
ribbon rewind spindle
NOTE: The ribbon should rotate with ease as you unroll it.
I. Tape the entire width of the end of the ribbon leader to the ribbon rewind
spindle’s paper core, placing one piece of tape horizontally.
J. Roll the ribbon rewind spindle (top side of spindle moving away from you) to
secure the ribbon supply and eliminate wrinkles, fingerprints or flaws. Your ribbon
supply should now be loaded.
Figure 14 Ribbon supply (4.3") taped to ribbon
rewind spindle
Figure 15 Ribbon supply (4.3") rolled tight
NOTE: The ribbon-loading process is the same for all ribbon sizes in steps D – J.
Figures 7, 8, 9, 12, 13, 14 and 15 illustrate 4.3" ribbon supply.
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Loading 2.5" ribbon supply
A. With spindle flange on the right side, load ribbon onto the ribbon supply spindle,
with the ribbon leader extended over the top and toward the back.
Ribbon Leader
Spindle Flange
Figure 4 Correct ribbon application for spindle
B. Align the ribbon supply in the center of the ribbon spindle using the measurement
marks.
Figure 5 Ribbon supply (2.5")
centered on ribbon supply spindle
C. Apply the paper core to the ribbon rewind spindle, centering it using the
measurement marks.
Figure 6 Paper core (2.5")
centered on ribbon rewind
spindle
Now refer to Steps D – J under “Loading 4.3" ribbon supply.”
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4.4 Loading Vinyl Supply
Always turn the printer OFF when loading supplies. Always wait at least
5 seconds before turning power back ON.
A.Load the vinyl supply onto the label supply spindle, centering and securing it with
the fixing tabs located on each end.
B.Place loaded label supply spindle into the label roll mount slots, with the label
supply extending over the top of the roll and toward the front of the printer.
Figure 1 Loaded label supply spindle set in label
roll mount slots
C. Lead the label supply underneath the
white Teflon bar, over the platen roller
and through the printed label opening,
leaving at least ½" of supply extended
out to help prevent loading errors.
Figure 2 Label supply loaded in the correct direction
D.Move the adjustable label guides to hold the label supply in place.
Figure 4 Label supply held in place by adjustable label
guides
Figure 3 Label supply loaded correctly, with printable
surface facing up and liner facing down
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E. Close the printer cover by slowly lifting up, then pressing down until it
latches shut.
Figure 5 Lift printer cover all the way up,
then press down until it latches shut.
Figure 6 Printer cover closed, with ribbon
mechanism cover open
F. Close the ribbon mechanism cover by pressing down and in until it latches shut.
Your printer is now loaded and ready to print.
Figure 7 Press down and in to close.
Figure 8 Loaded DuraLabel PRO 300 printer, ready to print
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4.5 Installing Tape Guides
Tape guides are required for ½" label supply and shrink tube sizes ½" and smaller.
Larger vinyl and shrink tube supply are held in place by the adjustable label guides.
A.Load shrink tube or ½" label supply and thread it through the cutter.
Left Adjustable Label Guide
Right Adjustable
Label Guide
Figure 1 Loaded shrink tube supply
B.Find the tape guide to match the size of label or shrink tube supply loaded in your
printer.
1/8"
3/16"
1/4"
3/8"
1/2"
1/2"
Shrink Tube
Figure 2
Cutout Opening
Figure 3 Tape guide, with cutout opening facing up,
toward supply spindle
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Grooved Section
Figure 4 Tape guide showing grooved section
(Tape guide is shown upside down.)
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C.While facing the front of the printer, hold the tape guide with the grooved side
facing down and the cutout opening facing up.
Figure 5 Position tape guide with grooved section facing down
D.Slip the cutout opening into the left adjustable label guide, opening slightly. Do
not press all the way into place.
Figure 6 Tape guide being fitted into the left adjustable label guide
NOTE: You may need to move the supply slightly to allow it to move freely in the
grooved section of the tape guide.
E. Align the label supply under the tape guide, fitting it in the grooved section and
then pressing the tape guide into place.
Figure 7 Align supply in the grooved section for easy movement.
figure 8 Move label supply to fit in this
grooved section.
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F. Move the adjustable label guides toward each other until the tape guide touches
the right adjustable label guide and the label guides cannot move any further.
Figure 9 Adjustable label guides
pressed together
G.The label supply should now be aligned over the media sensor. If it isn’t, slide the
media sensor to center it beneath the supply.
Figure 10 Supply aligned under
tape guide and over media sensor
H.Close the printer cover and you’re ready to print.
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5. Connecting the Printer
Connect the power supply from the DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300 printer to an electrical
outlet. Next, connect the USB or parallel cable from the DuraLabel PRO to your PC,
then power ON your printer.
5.1 Inserting the Installation CD
Before inserting the installation CD, please refer to the specific instructions for the
type of cable you’re using. When using a USB cable, follow instructions in Section
5.2, Using a USB Cable. When using a parallel cable, follow instructions in Section
5.3, Using a Parallel Cable.
NOTE: When printing RTK, arc flash and other die-cut or B Mark labels, you must
set up the print driver and printer. Refer to Section 6.2, Die-Cut Label Printing
Instructions, or Section 6.3, B Mark Label Printing Instructions.
5.2 Using a USB Cable
NOTE: You may need IT administrator privileges to install a driver.
NOTE: The following instructions are only for those using a USB cable. Skip to
Section 5.3, Using a Parallel Cable, if installing manually.
A.Insert the DuraLabel PRO or DuraLabel
PRO 300 Installation CD in your
computer’s disk drive. A DuraLabel
PRO/PRO 300 startup screen appears.
NOTE: If the CD does not run
automatically, go to Start > Computer and
double-click on your CD/DVD drive, which
should show the DLP icon.
Figure 1 DuraLabel PRO 300 startup screen
B.Click on Driver Wizard, then click Next
in the Driver Wizard setup window that appears.
FIGURE 2 DuraLabel Driver Setup Wizard
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C.Click I Agree on the Windows Printer Driver License Agreement window that
appears.
FIGURE 3 Windows Printer Driver
License Agreement
D.Select DuraLabel PRO or DuraLabel PRO 300 and click Next on the DuraLabel
Driver Selection window that appears.
FIGURE 4 Selecting a DuraLabel Driver
E. Choose the install location and click Install on the Choose Install Location
window that appears. An Installing window shows installation progress.
FIGURE 6 Installing Window
FIGURE 5 Driver Install Location Window
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F. Select Install printer drivers* on the Driver Wizard window that appears and
click Next.
FIGURE 7 Install Printer Driver Window
*NOTE: You will receive a notice
if a previous driver is found that
should be removed. Please refer to
Section 5.4, Upgrading a Driver, for
instructions on uninstalling a driver.
G.A Plug and Play Detection window appears. Highlight Graphic Products
DuraLabel PRO or DuraLabel PRO 300 and click Next.
FIGURE 8 Install Driver for a Plug and Play Printer
NOTE: Windows 8 users, do not select
For Windows 8 systems, select Install a driver for
another printer
the listed printer. Instead, check Install a
driver for another printer and click next. Select Graphic Products DuraLabel Pro
or DuraLabel Pro 300 and click next. Select the appropriate port and click next.
Select printer model
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H.Enter Printer Name and set it as
the default printer, if you choose,
by checking the adjoining box in
the Specify Printer Name window
that opens. Choose a sharing
option, then click Next.
I. Review information on the
Completing the Seagull Driver
Wizard window that appears.
Click Finish if the information is
correct. If it isn’t, correct previous
selections and click Finish when
the information is correct.
FIGURE 9 Specify Printer Name, Default and Sharing Status
FIGURE 10 Completing the Seagull Driver Wizard
J. A Driver Wizard Completed
Successfully window appears,
confirming the printer driver
installation was completed
successfully. Now click Close.
FIGURE 11 Driver Wizard Completed Successfully Window
K.The previous window closes and a
Completing the DuraLabel Driver
Setup Wizard window appears.
Click Finish to complete the new
driver installation.
FIGURE 12 Click Finish on the Completing the DuraLabel Driver
Setup Wizard window. The driver installation is now complete.
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5.3 Using a Parallel Cable
NOTE: You may need IT administrator privileges to install a driver.
The following instructions are only for those using a parallel cable:
A.Insert the DuraLabel PRO or DuraLabel PRO
300 Installation CD in your computer’s disk
drive. A DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300 startup
screen appears.
NOTE: If the CD does not run automatically, go
to Start > Computer and double-click on your
CD/DVD drive, which should show the DLP
icon.
FIGURE 1 DuraLabel PRO 300 Startup Screen
B.Click on Driver Wizard, then click Next on the new Driver Wizard window.
FIGURE 2 DuraLabel Driver Setup Wizard
C.Click I Agree on the Windows Printer Driver License Agreement window
that appears.
FIGURE 3 Windows Printer Driver
License Agreement
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D.Select DuraLabel PRO or DuraLabel PRO 300 and click Next on the
DuraLabel Driver Setup window that appears.
FIGURE 4 Selecting a DuraLabel Driver
E.Choose the install location and click Install on the Choose Install Location
window that appears. An Installing window shows installation progress.
FIGURE 6 Installing Window
FIGURE 5 Driver Install Location Window
F. Select Install printer drivers on the Driver Wizard window that appears and
click Next.
FIGURE 7 Install Printer Driver Window
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G.Select Graphic Products DuraLabel PRO or DuraLabel PRO 300 on the Specify
Printer Model window that appears and click Next.
FIGURE 8 Specify Printer Model for
Driver Installation.
H.Select the LPT1 port on the Specify Port window that appears and click Next.
FIGURE 9 Select LPT1 port when using a
parallel cable to install a driver.
I. Select Printer Name, set the printer as default, and choose printer sharing
options on the Specify Printer Name window that opens, then click Next.
FIGURE 10 Printer Name, Default and
Sharing Status
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J. Review information on the Completing the Seagull Driver Wizard window that
opens and click Finish if the information is correct. If it isn’t correct, revise the
selections made in previous steps and click Finish when the window’s information
is accurate.
FIGURE 11 Completing the Seagull
Driver Wizard
K.A Driver Wizard Completed Successfully window appears, confirming the printer
driver installation was completed successfully. Click Close.
FIGURE 12 Driver Wizard Completed
Successfully Window
L. The previous window closes and a Completing the DuraLabel Driver Setup
Wizard window appears. Click Finish to complete the new driver installation.
FIGURE 13 Click Finish on the Completing
the DuraLabel Driver Setup Wizard window.
The driver installation is now complete.
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5.4 Upgrading a Driver
If you’re upgrading from a previously installed driver, follow these steps to uninstall
the previous driver:
A.Insert the installation CD.
B.Press the Uninstall Driver button on the installation screen.
C.Click Remove printer drivers, then click Next.
D.Click Use advanced printer driver removal options, then click Next.
E. Check all existing DuraLabel printers, then click Next.
F. Check all existing DuraLabel drivers, then click Next.
G.Check all existing DuraLabel components, then click Next.
H.Check the files associated with the deleted items you wish to remove, then click
Next.
I. Review the list provided, then click Finish.
J. Click Restart.
The new DuraLabel PRO printer driver may now be installed.
NOTE: If upgrading from an older driver, you may need to restart your computer
during installation of the new driver.
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6. Configuring Printer Drivers
Perform the driver configuration before opening the document you
plan to print.
A.Click Start > Devices and Printers*. A Devices, Printers and Faxes window
appears.
*NOTE: If you do not find Devices and Printers in your Start menu, you can access
it in your Control Panel.
B.Right-click the Graphic Products DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300 icon and select
Printing preferences. A Printing Preferences dialog box appears.
C.Click the Page Setup tab and select Landscape or
Portrait, depending on your label’s orientation.
D.If your label size is not shown in the Stock Name
drop-down menu, click Edit and set the size that
matches your label size.
NOTE: Your DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300 print drivers are
preset to several print values. Please be aware that
changing a preset value is not fully supported by all
software programs. For best results, make changes to
preset values from the Devices and Printers window.
FIGURE 1 Printing Preferences dialog
box with Page Setup tab selected
6.1 Continuous Vinyl Printing Instructions
Your printer driver has been preset to common settings to reduce the steps needed
to set them manually. You can change your settings by following these steps:
A.To configure the driver, set the cutter, select the Stock tab, then select
Continuous from the Type drop-down menu under “Media Settings.”
B.To cut after each label, select Cut from the Post-Print Action drop-down menu
and select After Every Page from the Occurrence drop-down menu.
C.To cut after each job, select Cut from the Post-Print Action drop-down menu and
select After Job from the Occurrence drop-down menu.
D.Click Apply, then OK.
These settings may be adjusted in Printer Properties* when printing your labels.
*NOTE: This will show as Preferences if accessing File > Print from DuraSuite
Labeling Software.
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FIGURE 2 Printing Preferences dialog box,
with Type set to “Continuous” and Occurrence
set to “After Every Page” on the Stock tab
FIGURE 3 Set the Printing Preference
Occurrence menu to “After Job” to print
multiple labels on a single length of supply.
6.2 Die-Cut Label Printing Instructions
6.2.1 LABEL SUPPLY CALIBRATION
Label supply must be calibrated to print die-cut labels.
A.With the power OFF, hold the Feed button down while turning ON the printer. The
LED will flash red 5 times, amber 5 times, green 5 times, alternating green and
amber 5 times, alternating red and amber 5 times and then turn solid green.
B.Release the Feed button while the LED blinks red and amber.
C.Follow directions in Section 6.2.2, Driver Settings.
6.2.2 DRIVER SETTINGS
Your printer driver has been preset to reduce the
number of steps to be completed manually. You can
change your settings by following these steps:
A.For die-cut labels, select Labels With Gaps from the
Type drop-down menu.
B.Set Gap Height to 0.12 inches and Gap Offset to 0
inches (default).
C.Click Apply, then OK.
FIGURE 4 Printing Preferences dialog
box, with Type set to “Labels With Gaps”
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6.3 B Mark Label Printing Instructions
6.3.1 LABEL SUPPLY CALIBRATION
Label supply must be calibrated to print B Mark labels.
A.With the power OFF, hold the Feed button down while turning ON the printer. The
LED will flash red 5 times, amber 5 times, green 5 times, alternating green and
amber 5 times, alternating red and amber 5 times and then turn solid green.
B.Release the Feed button while the LED blinks green and amber.
C.Follow directions in Section 6.3.2, Driver Settings.
6.3.2 DRIVER SETTINGS
Your printer driver has been preset to reduce the
number of steps to be completed manually. You
can change your settings by following these steps:
A.For B Mark labels, select Labels With Marks
from the Type drop-down menu.
B.Set Mark Height to 0.12 inches and Mark
Offset to 0 inches (default).
C.Click Apply, then OK.
FIGURE 5 Printing Preferences dialog box,
with Type set to “Labels With Marks”
6.4 Cutting Labels in Intervals
To cut labels in intervals, set “Occurrence” to After
Specified Interval. Set the interval to the number
of labels needed, then click Apply to save your
settings.
FIGURE 6 Printing Preferences dialog box, with Occurrence set to
“After Specified Interval”
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6.5 Adjusting Print Speed
Choose print speed from the Options tab, clicking
on the arrow to the right of the Print Speed
drop-down menu. A 2" per second setting is
recommended.
FIGURE 7 Printing Preferences
dialog box, with Options tab selected
6.6 Adjusting Darkness
Change darkness settings from the Options tab, dragging the slider on the Darkness
bar (see Figure 7). Darkness can be adjusted in single increments from 0 – 15. Keep
the Graphics Format settings on Automatic.
Recommended Darkness Settings for Ribbon: (Print Speed Set at 2)
Ribbon
Darkness
Petroleum
Resistant
Standard
Black
White
Red
Blue
Green
Orange
Shrink
Tube/RTK
Die-Cut
Labels
9-15
4-8
4-8
4-8
4-8
4-8
4-8
6-8
10-13
FIGURE 8 Adjust darkness settings to match your ribbon type and your printing needs.
When satisfied with all your settings, click Apply, then OK. Your driver is now set up
and ready to create labels.
NOTE: You may need to change print settings to optimize the DuraLabel PRO/PRO
300 for printing with some ribbons and specialty supply. Higher speeds generally
require higher densities. If a ribbon wrinkles, lower the darkness. Increase
darkness to ensure all ink is being transferred from the ink ribbon.
7. Installing DuraSuite Labeling Software
DuraSuite Labeling Software lets you create professional-quality pipe markers and
arc flash, RTK, NFPA Diamond, GHS and custom labels, quickly and easily.
Insert the DuraSuite Labeling Software installation CD in your computer’s disk drive
and follow the directions that appear on your screen. Refer to the DuraSuite Labeling
Software User’s Guide for additional information.
NOTE: You may need IT administrator privileges to perform this installation.
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8. Label Creation
This section describes how to create labels using Microsoft® Word. Variations may
occur among different versions of Word, but basic principles are the same. The
DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300 is designed to work with any currently supported Windows
software and should work with the software installed on your computer. Microsoft
Word 2003 and 2010 were used to describe many procedures in this Guide.
NOTE: Navigation may vary depending on your version of Word, but the tools will be
the same.
The information in this section assumes your printer has been properly installed and
is connected in the online mode.
8.1 Label Creation with Your Word Processor
DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300 printers operate off a standard Windows driver that allows
access to a wide variety of software packages.
8.1.1 USING TEMPLATES
If you do not follow this step, you will need to create all labels from scratch.
The DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300 provides a variety of templates you can install from the
installation CD start-up screen. Click on Install Templates & Symbols and follow the
instructions. When installation is complete, templates and symbols will be accessible
from a folder titled My Documents\DLP Templates & Symbols.
To use a template, open Microsoft Word, select Open and browse the DLP Templates
& Symbols folder. Any template you choose has been set up to print correctly on the
DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300 printer with minimal augmentation.
8.1.2 SETTING UP A MICROSOFT WORD DOCUMENT
When opening a document, change size and margins to match your label’s size. (Word
processors default to 8.5" x 11".) Click on the File menu, then Page Setup. Click the
Margins tab on the Page Setup dialog box that appears. Set all Margins to 0 to print
on the entire supply.
Set Orientation to Portrait if label
width is the same dimension as the
supply width loaded in your printer. Set
orientation to Landscape if label height
is the same as the supply width loaded
in your printer. Click OK when done.
Now select the Paper tab and set the
FIGURE 1 Page Setup dialog
Paper size to the size label you want
box, with Margins tab selected
to create. Either the Width or Height
should match the width of supply loaded in your printer.
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FIGURE 2 Page Setup dialog
box, with Paper tab selected
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9. Label Design
9.1 Text Boxes
Text boxes let you position text anywhere on a document. They can have borders and
be filled with color, or have no borders and be transparent. They’re ideal for grouping
text and graphics. You can format text within the text box to the size and style you
choose.
Add a text box by clicking Insert on the Word toolbar
, then
click Text Box. A menu appears displaying several text box
templates. Click Draw Text Box at the bottom of the menu
, then draw a square on the blank page
where you would like the text box to appear.
FIGURE 1 Text box with
eight “handlebars”
A text box with eight small boxes (handlebars) along its border
appears at the location you clicked. You can begin entering text
immediately. The text box expands as you enter text.
9.1.1 CHANGING TEXT BOX SIZE
The “handlebars” let you change text box size. Click on a handlebar and drag it until
the text box is the desired size. Dragging a middle-top or middle-side handlebar
changes the width or height of the text box. Dragging a corner handlebar lets you
change width and height simultaneously.
FIGURE 2 Text box lengths and
widths can be changed by dragging a
handlebar until the text box is the size
you want.
NOTE: Pressing the Shift Key while dragging a corner handlebar changes a text
box’s width/height proportionately.
FIGURE 3 Text boxes can be resized proportionately by
holding down the Shift Key while dragging a corner box
(handlebar). This text box is being enlarged by dragging a
corner handlebar while pressing the Shift Key.
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9.1.2 POSITIONING TEXT BOXES
To position a text box on a label canvas, place the cursor
anywhere along the text box’s border, but not on a
handlebar. Your cursor will become a 4-headed arrow.
You can now drag the text box to another location.
FIGURE 4 Placing your cursor along a text box border creates a 4-headed arrow.
You can now move the text box by dragging it with your mouse.
If you don’t want the text box border to print on your label, double-click on a corner
of the text box. A Format tab opens on your computer’s menu bar*. Click Shape
Outline
, then select No Outline from the options that appear.
*Describes Word 2007 or Word 2010 procedure
FIGURE 5 Click Shape Outline from the Format tab,
then No Outline.
The text box border disappears.
FIGURE 6 Text box with its border removed
NOTE: If you choose not to use a text box for your text, you will still be able to
print your label, although you will not be able to move your text or graphics freely.
Consult your word processor’s help file for more detailed information about using
the text box tool.
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9.2 Graphics
To insert a symbol on your Word document, select Picture from your Insert tab,
browse for the symbol you want to add, select it, then click Insert
.
The symbol now appears on your Word document. Move and resize symbols as
necessary.
NOTE: Graphic Products provides you with industrial safety symbols in the
DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300 Templates and Symbols folder on your DuraLabel PRO/
PRO 300 CD. Run the CD, then click on Install Templates & Symbols on the
DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300 Startup Screen that opens. You can store the Templates
and Symbols folder in any convenient location on your computer.
FIGURE 1 Access Templates and Symbols by
clicking the Install Templates & Symbols button
on your DuraLabel PRO or DuraLabel PRO 300
Startup Screen.
When determining a symbol’s size, make it large enough to be
recognized from a reasonable distance and check regulatory requirements to ensure
compliance.
To freely position an image or symbol, right-click on it and select Format Picture
from the context menu that appears. Select the Layout tab on the Format Picture
dialog box that now appears and choose the “In front of text” text wrapping option.
FIGURE 2 Context drop-down
menu, with Format Picture
selected
FIGURE 3 Position an image on a document by choosing
“In front of text” from the Format Picture dialog box.
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9.3 Barcodes
The dBest barcode program is compatible only with 32-bit Microsoft®
Windows operating systems.
NOTE: Be sure to select the dBest Barcode package from your installation CD. If it
isn’t installed, you won’t be able to view or print barcodes within a template.
The barcode program included on your printer’s CD displays and prints barcodes
from Windows-based word processing programs. When the CD startup screen
appears, click on Install dBest Barcode Package and follow the instructions.
Technical information can be accessed at Barcode Font Library > Programmers
Guide.
NOTE: The dBest Font library supports 11 standard barcode styles: Code 39,
Extended Code 39, Interleaved 2/5, Code 128, UCC 128, Codabar, UPC A, UPC
E, EAN 8, EAN 13 and PostNet. Each supports different sets of ASCII characters
and is used for different situations or industrial applications. Code 39 supports
uppercase, numeric and incidental characters, while Interleaved 2/5 supports
numeric data in a compressed format. Choose a barcode style based on the type of
data you need to support or for your applications-based requirements.
9.3.1 ACTIVATING dBEST BARCODES TOOLBAR TEMPLATE IN MICROSOFT WORD
A.Open the Word document you want to place your barcodes in.
B.Select Tools > Document Template from the Word menu bar.
C.A Templates and Add-ins dialog box appears.
D.Click ADD and locate bcfonts.dot in the bcfont main directory (C:\bcfont\
msoffice\).
E. Select bcfonts.dot and click OK. The bcfonts.dot file should appear on the Global
Templates and add-ins list. Be sure the checkbox is checked.
F. Click OK to exit and return to your document. The
toolbar should now appear in your workspace.
If you do not see the dBest Barcodes toolbar, run it as a
macro:
A.Select Tools > Macro > Macros from the Word menu
bar.
B.A window will appear with a list: Macros In: All Active
Templates & Documents.
C.Select Barcode Toolbar and click Run.
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FIGURE 1 Templates and Add-ins
dialog box
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NOTE: To display the toolbar each time you start Word, go to Start > Search
programs and files and enter BCFONT, then click OK. When the file is found, click
on it and choose copy. Next, go to the C:/Program Files/Microsoft Office/Office/
Start up/ folder, right-click inside the folder and select paste.
9.3.2 USING THE dBEST BARCODES TOOLBAR
Enter the characters for the barcode you want
to create in the Barcode String field of the
dBest Barcode Fonts toolbar. After entering
the information, press Enter to save. If you do
not save, the entry will revert to the previous
barcode string.
▪ The Barcode String drop-down menu
displays previous strings that have been
used.
FIGURE 2 dBest Barcodes Toolbar
▪ The Barcode Style drop-down menu lets you select a variety of barcode styles
supported by the dBest Barcodes Font Library.
▪ The Point Size drop-down menu lets you determine the barcode size. Include
custom sizes by entering the size and pressing Enter to save.
▪ The Font Style drop-down menu lets you select six different font widths for
each supported barcode style: three high-density and three normal-density.
9.3.3 CREATING A BARCODE USING THE dBEST BARCODES TOOLBAR
After completing the fields on the dBest Barcodes toolbar, create a barcode to place
in your Word document.
A.Place your cursor where you want the barcode to appear. You can use a tool box
to do this.
B.Click Create Barcode on the dBest Barcodes toolbar. The barcode will appear
where you placed your cursor.
9.4 Merging Information, Sequencing Labels
Follow these steps to effectively create and efficiently organize labeling projects.
9.4.1 CREATING AN EXCEL SPREADSHEET
Successful labeling projects often involve merging Microsoft® Word and Excel
documents to produce well-coordinated, sequentially organized groupings of labels.
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Start by opening an Excel document, placing column headers in the first row (Fig. 1).
For this example we use Part Numbers and Descriptions (Fig. 2).
FIGURE 1 Blank Excel document
FIGURE 2 Excel document with headers
A.Enter your first two sequential numbers in cells A2 and A3 (Fig. 3). Select cells
A2 and A3 and place your cursor over the little box in the lower-right corner of the
selection. Your cursor becomes a “+.” Now click and drag the selection down the
number of cells equal to the number of labels in the sequence (Fig. 4).
FIGURE 3 Enter two rows of
numbers …
FIGURE 4 … then drag your
cursor the number of cells
equal to the total number of
labels in your sequence.
B.All the column’s numbers will sequence the same as the sequence used in the
first two rows (Fig. 5). This example reflects 10 labels, with a sequence of 1.
C.Now enter the data for Column B, e.g., Descriptions, that relates to the data in
corresponding rows of Column A (Fig. 6).
Figure 5 The
spreadsheet reveals
plans to print 10 labels,
with Part Numbers
sequenced by 1
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fIGURE 6 Enter data under
Column B that relates to the
data on the corresponding row
of Column A.
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D.When all your data has been entered in the Excel spreadsheet, name and save
your document in a location where you can easily find it. Consider placing it in a
folder with other project documents. Close your Excel document after naming and
saving it. You’ll come back to it shortly.
E. Now open the Word template you want to import
your Excel data into. In Figure 7 the static text
“Part Number:” and “Description:” are already
typed in. Now place your cursor where you want to
insert your data.
F. Select the Mailings tab from the Word menu bar,
then click on Select Recipients and Use Existing
List (Fig. 8) from the drop-down menu. A Select
Data Source window appears (Fig.9).
FIGURE 7 Word document ready to receive
data from an Excel spreadsheet
FIGURE 8 With the
Mailings tab selected, click
on “Select Recipients,”
then “Use Existing List”
from the drop-down menu
that appears.
FIGURE 9 Navigate
the Select Data Source
window to access your
Excel file.
G.Locate and click the Excel spreadsheet you just saved
using the Select Data Source window (Fig. 9). A Select
Table dialog box appears (Fig. 10).
H.Highlight and click on the Excel Spreadsheet page
where your data is located, e.g., Sheet 1, on the Select
Table dialog box. The Select Table dialog box closes
after making your selection.
FIGURE 10 Select the Excel sheet
number where your data is located
from the Select Table dialog box.
I. Now click on the bottom half of the Insert Merge Field
button on your Word toolbar (Fig. 11). The names of
your column headers will be displayed.
J. Select Column A header. A Column A space-holder
(<<Part_Numbers>>) appears next to the Column A
header (Fig. 12).
FIGURE 11 Press the bottom half
of the Insert Merge Field button to
display column header names.
FIGURE 12 Word document
ready to receive data from Excel
Column A.
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K.Select Column B header. A Column B space-holder (<<Descriptions>>) appears
next to the Column B header (Fig. 13).
FIGURE 13 Word document ready to
receive data from Excel Column B.
L. Select Preview Results from the Word toolbar. A View
Merged Data window should appear (Fig. 14).
M.With the Go to Record set at 1 (Fig. 15), the first
label in a sequence should now appear on the Word
template.
FIGURE 14 Click Preview Results
to display View Merged Data
window.
FIGURE 15 First label in the sequence, populated with content imported from an Excel spreadsheet.
N.Click on the Next Record arrow to display the next label in the sequence (Fig. 16).
FIGURE 16 Click Next Record
arrow to display the next label in the
sequence.
O.Click the Finish & Merge button, then click Print Documents from the drop-down
menu that appears (Fig 17).
FIGURE 17 Click Print Documents from the
Finish & Merge drop-down menu to start the
process of printing sequenced labels.
P. A Merge to Printer selection box appears,
offering the option of printing all labels, the
current record, or specifying a range (Fig. 18).
Check the appropriate button.
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FIGURE 18 Select which labels you
wish to print from the Merge to Printer
window.
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Q.Now select a DuraLabel Printer from the Print
dialog box that appears (Fig. 19).
R.If you want to save a separate completed merged
document containing every page in a single file,
select the Auto Check for Errors button under the
“Mailings” tab (Fig. 20).
FIGURE 19 Select the DuraLabel
Printer you want to print your
sequenced labels with from the Print
dialog box.
FIGURE 20 Check for errors before printing your labels using the
Auto Check for Errors tool.
S. A Checking and Reporting Errors window
now appears. Leave the second option
selected and click OK (Fig. 21). Your labels
are then displayed on a single document for
your review (Fig. 22).
FIGURE 21 The Checking and Reporting Errors
window lets you decide how and when you want to
receive error messages.
T. View your labels in
sequence on the Word
display that appears. If they
are ready to print, go to File,
then click Print. Your labels
print as they appeared.
FIGURE 22 Your labels are displayed in sequence prior to printing.
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10. Cleaning and General Maintenance
Always turn the printer OFF before cleaning, performing
maintenance or loading supplies. Always wait at least 5 seconds before turning
the power back ON.
Basic cleaning of print head, cutter and platen roller will prolong the printer’s life
and help produce crisp, clear labels and signs. Refer to Section 4.1, Printer Parts,
for additional cleaning and maintenance information. You can also view a DuraLabel
PRO/PRO 300 cleaning video by visiting DuraLabel.com/duralabel-pro-300/dlp300support.php.
10.1 Print Head
Figure 1 The print
head includes the
entire metal bar that sits
under the printer cover.
A. Open printer cover and remove any supplies.
B. Remove the rewind spindle, placing it out of your way.
C. Place a cleaning swab between your forefinger and thumb and squeeze until it
snaps. Alcohol will be distributed to the cotton side of the swab.
D. Run the swab back and forth across the print head several times to remove any
built-up adhesive, ribbon residue or dust particles.
E. Clean the front and underside of the print head.
Figure 2 Clean the entire area outlined in white.
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10.2 Cutter
Figure 3 Cutter mechanism (detachable face in front)
A. Open the DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300 cover.
B. Rewind any loaded supply away from the cutting mechanism.
C. Place a cleaning swab between your forefinger and thumb and squeeze until it
snaps. Alcohol will be distributed to the cotton side of the swab.
D. Run the swab back and forth across the cutting mechanism several times to
remove any buildup of labeling adhesive.
Figure 4 Printed label opening
10.2.1 CLEANING CUTTER FROM THE INSIDE
NOTE: To clean both sides of the cutting blades more efficiently, remove the cutter
from the printer. An advanced cutter cleaning guide is available by contacting
Technical Support.
A. Using both hands, gently lift the cutting mechanism from the printer. Wires will
still be connected, so avoid pulling the cutting mechanism too hard or too far from
the printer.
B. Place a cleaning swab between your forefinger and thumb and squeeze until it
snaps. Alcohol will be distributed to the cotton side of the swab.
C. Run the swab back and forth across the cutter several times to remove any
buildup of labeling adhesive. Wait a few seconds for the alcohol to dry.
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D. Replace the cutting mechanism, inserting the tabs on the sides of the cutter, into
the slots as shown below.
Figure 5 Replace cutter by fitting tabs into the slots provided.
NOTE: Replace wires through the open slot from where they’re connected, being
careful not to pinch them.
10.3 Platen Roller
A. Remove the platen roller by squeezing the black tabs on either side and lifting up.
Black Tabs
Figure 6 Platen roller
B. Place a cleaning swab between your forefinger and thumb and squeeze until it
snaps. Alcohol will be distributed to the cotton side of the swab.
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C. Run the swab back and forth across the platen roller several times to remove any
buildup.
D. Replace platen roller.
E. Let the platen roller dry for a few minutes, then reload ribbon and supply. Your
DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300 is now ready to use.
To maintain optimal performance, the DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300 printer should
be cleaned after every two rolls of supply. The print head, cutter mechanism and
platen roller should be cleaned with alcohol swabs to remove buildup of adhesive,
dust and other substances. Always turn the printer OFF before cleaning, performing
maintenance or loading supplies.
NOTE: Visit DuraLabel.com/duralabel-pro-300/dlp300-support.php to view proper
cleaning procedures.
11. Troubleshooting
The following solutions address some of the most common printing challenges.
Please call Graphic Products if your problem is not discussed here.
11.1 LED is Solid Red.
11.1.1 POSSIBLE CAUSE: Cover is not latched properly.
Solution: Turn printer off. Open cover all the way, then slowly close it. Press
firmly on front corners to ensure both latches are secure.
11.2 Printing Suddenly Stops and LED Blinks Red.
11.2.1 POSSIBLE CAUSE: Printer is out of ribbon or label supply.
Solution: Replenish ribbon or label supply.
11.2.2 POSSIBLE CAUSE: Ribbon spindles are loaded backward.
Solution: Ensure ribbon spindles are facing in the right direction. The
spindle flanges should be on the right side of the printer. Refer to Section
4.3 for detailed ribbon-loading instructions.
11.2.3 POSSIBLE CAUSE: Media sensor error occurred.
Solution: Re-initialize the media and gap sensor:
A. Turn power OFF and wait 5 seconds.
B. Hold down the Feed button and turn the power ON.
C. After the LED blinks red three times in a row, release the Feed
button.
D. If this doesn’t work, cover the media sensor with a strip of
supply that’s less transparent so the sensor “sees” the media.
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11.3 LED Quickly Blinks Red.
11.3.1 POSSIBLE CAUSE: Power was cycled too quickly.
Solution:A. Turn power OFF.
B. Verify you are using the correct power supply. “Power supply for
DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300 ONLY” should be marked on the brick.
C. Wait 5 seconds.
D. Turn power ON.
11.4 Printing Stops while Printing Die-cut Labels and
LED Blinks Red.
11.4.1 POSSIBLE CAUSE: Gap sensor has not been initialized.
Solution:A. Turn power OFF and wait 5 seconds.
B. Hold down Feed button while powering printer ON.
C. The LED will blink red 5 times, amber 5 times, green 5 times,
green/amber 5 times, then red/amber. Release the Feed
button when the LED starts blinking red/amber. The printer will
feed supply as it calibrates.
11.5 LED Blinks Green after Label is Printed.
11.5.1 POSSIBLE CAUSE: Supply has been paused. Feed button was pressed
during printing.
Solution:Press the Feed button again to resume printing.
11.6 After Printing a Label, Printer Dispenses Extra Supply
and LED Blinks Red.
11.6.1 POSSIBLE CAUSE: Printer is set to “Labels with Gaps,” while loaded supply
is continuous feed.
Solution:A. Open the Devices and Printers folder.
B. Right-click on Graphic Products DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300.
C. Select Printing Preferences.
D. Select the Stock tab.
E. Under Media Settings, change Type to Continuous.
F. Click Apply, then OK.
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11.7 Printing is not Aligned Correctly.
11.7.1 POSSIBLE CAUSE: Adjustable label guides are not securing supply properly.
Solution:Move guides toward each other to secure supply.
11.8 Printing is Streaked.
11.8.1 POSSIBLE CAUSE: Ribbon was installed with
too much slack or was not centered, creating
a crease in the ribbon.
Solution: Remove ribbon from rewind spindle
and remove spindle. Load empty
tube onto rewind spindle and place
it back onto printer.
11.8.2 POSSIBLE CAUSE: Printer requires service.
Solution:Contact Graphic Products.
Improperly installed ribbon can cause
labels to streak.
11.9 LED Blinks Amber and Red.
11.9.1 POSSIBLE CAUSE: Unrecognized supply error occurred.
Solution:Turn printer off, wait 5 seconds, then turn printer back on.
Print several labels. If error persists, contact Tech Support at
1-800-788-5572.
11.9.2 POSSIBLE CAUSE: Specialty supply may be loaded improperly or may be
missing the clear media cartridge.
Solution:Contact Graphic Products.
11.10 Printer Cuts Labels Off-Center or into Next Label.
11.10.1POSSIBLE CAUSE: The print driver is set to print continuous feed supply,
while the printer is loaded with “labels with gaps” supply.
Solution:A. Open the Devices and Printers folder.
B. Right-click on Graphic Products DuraLabel PRO/PRO 300.
C. Select Printing Preferences.
D. Select the Stock tab.
E. Under Media Settings, change Type to Labels with Gaps.
F. Click Apply, then OK.
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11.10.2POSSIBLE CAUSE: Feed Offset is not on correct setting.
Solution:Adjust Feed Offset to correct setting.
Adjust Feed Offset to a setting where printer cuts die-cut
or B Mark labels correctly. The 0 default setting works
best for most label supply.
Die-cut and B Mark labels cut correctly (l) … and cut off-center (r)
12. Specifications
12.1 Printer
Type: Thermal Transfer
Print Speed (DLP 300): Selectable, 2" or 3" per second
Print Speed (DLP): Selectable, 2" – 5" per second
Resolution (DLP 300): 300 dpi
Resolution (DLP): 203 dpi
Maximum Print Width: 4"
Maximum Print Length (DLP 300): 56"
Maximum Print Length (DLP): 118"
Ribbon Capacity: 984'
12.2 Indicators and Buttons
Indicators: LED (Green, Amber, Red)
Buttons: Power and Feed
12.3 Communication Interface
Communications: USB v1.1, RS-232C (max. baud rate 19,200 bps) and Centronics
Memory: 2 MB flash memory, 8 MB DRAM
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12.4 Power Requirements
Input Voltage: Switching power, 100 – 240 VAC, 50 – 60 Hz
Output Voltage: 24 VDC
Circuit Protection: 3.75A maximum
12.5 Environment
Operating Temperature: 41º F – 104º F (5º C – 40º C)
Operation Humidity: 25% – 85% non-condensing
Storage Temperature: -4º F – 122º F (-18º C – 50º C)
Storage Humidity: 10% – 90% non-condensing
Ventilation: Free air movement
12.6 Label Supply
Type: Continuous, B Mark and Die-Cut
Width: 0.5" – 4"
Gap Height: 0.12"
B Mark Height: 0.12"
12.7 Ribbon Supply
Type: Wax, Wax/Resin, Resin
Capacity: 984' with 1" core
12.8 Printer Body
Dimensions: 7.4" (H) x 8.4" (W) x 12.4" (L)
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