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Toshiba B-EP2DL Owner's Manual

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TOSHIBA Portable Printer
Owner's Manual



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  • Page 1 TOSHIBA Portable Printer B-EP2D/EP4D SERIES Owner's Manual [B-EP2DL] [B-EP4DL]...
  • Page 2 CAUTION 1. Only use TOSHIBA TEC battery packs designed and manufactured for use with the specific printer model. There is a risk of explosion if the battery is replaced by an incorrect type. Dispose of used batteries according to the instructions.
  • Page 3 For more detailed information about the take-back and recycling of batteries and/or accumulators, please contact your supplier where you purchased this product. N258 < For EU Only > TOSHIBA TEC Europe Retail Information Systems S.A. Rue de la Célidée 33 BE-1080 Brussels Copyright © 2008 by TOSHIBA TEC CORPORATION...
  • Page 4 Bluetooth for wireless LAN Hereby, TOSHIBA TEC CORPORATION, declares that the TEC-BTM-R and SD-Link11g are in compliance with the essential requirements and other relevant provisions of Directive 1999/5/EC. This equipment uses a radio frequency band that has not been harmonized throughout all EU and EFTA countries, and can be used in the following countries.
  • Page 5 (7) DO NOT scratch the surface of printed labels or receipt with a sharp object. CAUTION! 1.This manual may not be copied in whole or in part without the prior written permission of TOSHIBA TEC. 2.The contents of this manual may be changed without notification.
  • Page 6 Use the specified battery only. Failure to do this may cause fire or electric shock. • Danger of explosion if the battery is incorrectly replaced. Replace the battery only with TOSHIBA TEC Corporation, Battery Pack Model B-EP802-BT-QM-R 7.4V 2600mAh Li-ion or B-EP804-BT-QM-R 14.8V 2600mAh Li-ion.
  • Page 7: Part Names

    Part Names B-EP2DL Series Peel-off Roller Cover IrDA Window Top Cover Open Button Operation Panel Belt Clip Peel-off Roller Print Head Media Guide Roller Strap Slot DCIN Connector Screws Media Sensor Platen Top Cover RS-232C Port (GH20 only) USB Port...
  • Page 8 B-EP4DL Series Peel-off Roller Print Head Media Guide Roller Media Sensor Platen Top Cover Peel-off Roller Cover IrDA Window RS-232C Port (GH20 only) Top Cover Open Button Battery Lever Operation Panel Battery Pack Strap Slot DCIN Connector USB Port Belt Clip Print Head Cleaner Screws...
  • Page 9: Operation Panel Functions

    Operation Panel Functions Name/Icon Liquid Crystal Display (16 lines x 2 lines) LCD Message Radio intensity Connection Sleep Transmission Error External power source Battery level STATUS lamp (10) CHARGE lamp (11) (10) (12) Upper line: Icons indicating the printer statuses, such as the radio intensity, battery level, etc.
  • Page 10 Notice • Be sure to use a battery pack designed and manufactured for use with the specific model. B-EP2DL series: B-EP802-BT-QM-R B-EP4DL series: B-EP804-BT-QM-R • When unpacked, the battery level of the supplied Battery Pack is not full. Please charge the Battery...
  • Page 11: Removing A Battery Pack

    When using an optional battery charger to charge the battery packs, please refer to the Owner’s Manual of respective models of battery charger. Battery Pack [B-EP2DL Series] Battery Pack [B-EP4DL Series] DCIN Connector Battery Lever Battery Lever...
  • Page 12: Loading The Media

    Top Cover Media Roll Notice • Please use TOSHIBA TEC approved media only. We are not responsible for any print result caused by use of other media • When you order media, please contact the nearest TOSHIBA TEC representative.
  • Page 13 Before using a peel-off unit When issuing labels in the peel-off mode, pull out the peel-off roller before loading a label roll. Open the Top cover, and push the Peel-off Cover by the ▲ marks with your thumbs in the direction of the arrow.
  • Page 14 How to attach the accessories CAUTION! Care should be taken not to drop the printer when securing it to your waist. Belt Clip When you use the printer fixing to your belt, secure the supplied Belt Clip to the printer back. 1.
  • Page 15 Carry case (Option) A carry case exclusively for the printer is available as an option. B-EP2DL Series: B-EP902-CC-QM-R B-EP4DL Series: B-EP904-CC-QM-R Put the printer into the Carry Case using the following procedure. Carry Case 1. Turn off the printer. 2. Put the printer into the Carry Case in the orientation indicated by the illustration on the right.
  • Page 16: Care/Handling Of The Media

    CARE/HANDLING OF THE MEDIA CAUTION! Be sure to read carefully and understand the Supply Manual. Use only media that meets specified requirements. Use of non-specified media may shorten the head life and result in problems with bar code readability or print quality. All media should be handled with care to avoid any damage to the media or printer.
  • Page 17: Data Transmission

    4. Send data from the host to the printer. Notice • For details of the interface cable, please consult the nearest TOSHIBA TEC representative. • When disconnecting the USB cable, please follow the instruction of the system on the host.
  • Page 18 The radio connectivity is affected by the operating environment. Especially, metal obstacles, metal powder, or locations enclosed by metal walls may prevent proper communication. For the installation location of access points, please consult the nearest TOSHIBA TEC representative. RS-232C Port Handy Terminal [Bluetooth] Handy Terminal...
  • Page 19: Daily Maintenance

    Daily maintenance To help retain the high quality and performance of your printer, it should be cleaned regularly cleaned. Print head Wipe the print head element with a supplied print head cleaner pen. CAUTION! • DO NOT USE a sharp object to clean the print head, as this may cause a print failure or breakdown of the printer.
  • Page 20 Media Guide Roller and Strip Shaft Wipe clean the Media Guide Rollers with a soft cloth moistened with absolute ethyl alcohol while rotating the rollers. Wipe clean the strip shaft with a soft cloth slightly moistened with absolute ethyl alcohol. Clean the strip shaft of the linerless label kit in the same way.
  • Page 21: Troubleshooting

    If you cannot solve a problem with the following solutions, do not attempt to repair it by yourself. Turn off the printer, remove the battery pack, then contact a TOSHIBA TEC service representative for assistance. If an error message is displayed.
  • Page 22: Low Battery

    Send data from the host to the printer again. If the problem recurs, please turn off the power and contact TOSHIBA TEC service representative. Turn off the printer, and replace the battery pack with a fully charged one.
  • Page 23 The print head is dirty. The media is not loaded properly. Printout is too light. Deteriorated media is used. The media is not a TOSHIBA TEC approved one The STATUS lamp is lit or blinking. The printer received print data but does not print.
  • Page 24: Printer Specification

    Printer Specification B-EP2DL Series Model B-EP2DL-GH20-QM-R Lithium ion battery 7.4V 2600mAh(Nominal value) Driving power source (Battery pack model name: B-EP802-BT-QM-R) Printable count Max. Life cycle 300 cycles Print method Direct thermal Resolution 8 dots/mm(203 dpi) Approx. 12.5 mm/sec. to 105.0 mm/sec. (It depends on the operating environment, Print speed print conditions, etc.)...
  • Page 25 B-EP4DL-R Series Model B-EP4DL-GH20-QM-R Lithium ion battery 14.8V, 2600mAh(Nominal value) Driving power source (Batter pack model name: B-EP804-BT-QM-R) Max. nn Printable count etc.) Life cycle 300 cycles Print method Direct thermal Resolution 8 dots/mm (203 dpi) Approx. 12.5 mm/sec. to 105.0 mm/sec. (It depends on the operating environment, Print speed print conditions, etc.) Issue mode...
  • Page 26 English The following information is for EU-member states only: Disposal of products (based on EU-Directive 2002/96/EC, Directive on Waste electrical and electronic equipment – WEEE) The use of the symbol indicates that this product may not be disposed as unsorted municipal waste and has to be collected separately.
  • Page 27 Español La siguiente información solo concierne a los Estados Miembros de la UE: Desechado de los productos (basado en la Directiva Europea 2002/96/EC, Directiva sobre Residuos de equipos eléctricos y electrónicos – WEEE) El uso de este símbolo indica que el producto no puede ser desechado como basura común doméstica por lo que debe ser recogido de forma separada.
  • Page 28 Português A informação que se segue é apenas dirigida a países membros da UE: Reciclagem de produtos (baseado na directive-UE 2002/96/EC, Directiva sobre a reciclagem de resíduos de equipamentos eléctricos e electrónicos – REEE) O uso deste símbolo indica que este produto não pode ser colocado nos pontos de recolha de lixo comum e deve ser recolhido separadamente.

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