D00R18001 Printed in China Product Safety Guide PT-H110/PT-E110/PT-H200 English Safety Precautions WARNING Indicates a potentially hazardous situation, which, if not avoided, could result in death or serious injuries. Follow these guidelines to avoid the risk of fire, burns, injury, electric shocks, rupture, overheating, abnormal odours, or smoke. • Always use the specified voltage and the suggested AC adapter for the label maker to prevent any damage or failure. • Do not touch the label maker during a lightning storm. • Do not use the label maker/AC adapter in places of high humidity, such as bathrooms. • Do not overload the power cord. • Do not place heavy objects on, or damage the power cord or plug. Do not forcibly bend or pull the power cord. Always hold the AC adapter when disconnecting from the power outlet. • Make sure the plug is fully inserted into the power outlet. Do not use an outlet that is loose. • Do not allow the label maker/AC adapter/power plug/batteries to get wet, for example, by handling them with wet hands or spilling beverages on to them. • Since loss of eyesight may result when leaked fluid from batteries gets into your eyes, immediately rinse your eyes with a large amount of clean water, and then seek medical attention. • Do not disassemble or modify the label maker/AC adapter/batteries. • Do not allow a metal object to contact both the plus and minus ends of a battery. • Do not use sharp objects, such as tweezers or a metallic pen, to change the batteries. • Do not throw the batteries into fire or expose to heat. • Disconnect the AC adapter and remove batteries immediately and stop using the label maker if you notice abnormal odor, heat, discoloration, deformation, or anything unusual while using or storing it. • Do not use a damaged or leaking battery as the fluid may get on your hands. • Do not use a deformed or leaking battery or one whose label is damaged. There is a possibility of generating heat. CAUTION Indicates a potentially hazardous situation, which, if not avoided, may result in minor or moderate injuries. Follow these guidelines to avoid personal injury, liquid leakage, burns, or heat. • When you are not using the label maker, store it out of the reach of children. In addition, do not allow children to put the label maker parts or labels in their mouths. If any object has been swallowed, seek medical attention. • Do not touch metal parts around the print head immediately after printing. • Do not touch the cutter blade. • If leaked fluid from batteries gets on your skin or clothes, immediately rinse them with clean water. • Remove the batteries and disconnect the AC adapter if you do not intend to use the label maker. • Do not use a battery other than that specified. Do not use combinations of old and new batteries or combinations of different types, different charging levels, different manufacturers or different models. Do not insert a battery with its plus and minus ends reversed. • Do not drop or hit the label maker/AC adapter. • Do not press on the LCD. • Do not put your fingers inside the label maker when closing the cassette cover. • Before using Ni-MH rechargeable batteries, carefully read the instructions for the batteries and battery charger, and be sure to use them correctly. • When using Ni-MH rechargeable batteries, charge the batteries with a specialized battery charger before using the batteries. General Precautions • Depending on the location, material, and environmental conditions, the label may unpeel or not be able to be removed, the color of the label may change or be transferred to other objects. Before applying the label, check the environmental conditions and the material. • Do not use the label maker in any way or for any purpose not described in this guide. Doing so may result in accidents or damage to the label maker. • Use Genuine Brother P-touch TZe tapes with the label maker. Do not use tapes that do not have the mark. • Use only a soft, dry cloth to clean the label maker, never use alcohol or other organic solvents. • Use a dry cotton swab to clean the print head. Never directly touch the print head with your hands. • Do not put any foreign objects into the tape exit slot, AC adapter connector or battery compartment. • Do not place the label maker, batteries, or AC adapter in direct sunlight or rain, near heaters or other hot appliances, in any location exposed to extremely high or low temperatures (for example, on the dashboard or in the back of your car) or high humidity, or in dusty locations. • Do not apply excessive pressure to the cutter lever. • Do not try to print if the cassette is empty as it will damage the print head. • Do not pull the tape while printing or feeding as it will damage the tape and label maker. • Any data stored in memory will be lost due to failure to repair the label maker or if the batteries expire. • The label maker is not equipped with a charging feature for rechargeable batteries. • The printed text may differ from the text that appears in the LCD. • The length of the printed label may differ from the displayed label length. • A protective clear plastic sticker is placed over the display during manufacturing and shipping. This sticker should be removed prior to use. • When power is disconnected for more than three minutes, all text, format settings, and any text files stored in the memory are cleared.