It’s a common problem, but a simple one! If you find your tag printer or receipt printer work fine, then stop working, but when you reboot the tags/receipts spit-out, it is a tell-tale sign that the printers are plugged-in to a power outlet that cannot handle them.
Recently, we had a store report they could no longer print to a tag printer, that was shared and physically plugged-in to another computer. That other computer was running Windows 10 and it started Tuesday/Wednesday — i.e. Windows Updates. tl;dr – Remove KB5005565 from the Windows 10 machine.
When Sharon @ Junk & Java decided to open her unique consignment furniture store, with a coffee shop alongside, she did her research!
From time to time, you might find you have to re-calibrate your Zebra GX420 thermal tag/label printer — typically, because it’s skipping tags/labels.
Shipping another MiniPeep computer system — this one’s heading up to Wisconsin!
I wish someone could sit in my seat all day and see just how many calls The Computer Peeps get that seem to be issues with consignment software, tag printers, receipt printers, etc…only to find, it was a power-related issue.
We’re finishing up a two-computer network setup for a new client, Kismet in Downingtown, PA.