Important Safety Precautions
Note of the following safety precautions before using the label printer for the
first time. Keep these safety precautions and operating instructions on hand for
About safety precaution symbols
The following symbols are used in this manual and on the product itself to alert
you and others to the risk of personal and material injury.
This symbol indicates an item that can result in death or serious per-
sonal injury if ignored.
This symbol indicates an item that can result in serious personal injury
or material damage if ignored.
A circle indicates something you should not do. This symbol indicates
you should not try to take something apart.
A black circle indicates something you must do. This symbol indicates
you should unplug something.
Continued use of the unit when smoke or a strange odor is coming
from it creates the danger of electrical shock. Immediately turn power
off. Request servicing from your original dealer.
Never try to take the unit apart
Never try to take the unit apart or modify it in any way. Doing so creates
the danger of electrical shock, burn injury, or other personal injury.
Keep the plastic bag that the unit comes in out of the reach of small
children. Plastic bags create the danger of suffocation for small chil-
Never charge batteries, try to take batteries apart, or allow batteries
to become shorted. Never expose batteries to direct heat or dispose
of them by incineration.
Never touch the tape cutter while a tape cut operation is being per-
formed. Doing so can result in cuts and other personal injury.
Microwave oven containers
Never affix labels to containers used for heating food in a microwave
oven. The label material contains metal, which creates the risk of
sparking and burn injury when heated in a microwave oven. Heating
in a microwave oven can also cause deformation of the container to
which the label is affixed.
Avoid unstable areas
Never place the unit on a wobbly table or a high shelf. Doing so can
cause it to fall, resulting in personal injury.
Water and other foreign matter
Never allow coffee, juice, or other drinks, or flower vases to spill on
the unit. Liquid spilled on the unit creates the danger of fire and elec-
trical shock. Should liquid ever spill onto the unit, immediately turn off
power. Request servicing from your original dealer.
Never allow metal objects or combustible materials to get into the air
vents of the unit. Doing so creates the danger of fire and electrical
Avoid leaving the unit in areas subjected to high humidity and large
amounts of dust. Such conditions create the danger of fire and elec-
Avoid leaving the unit on a kitchen table, next to a humidifier, or in
any other area where it might come into contact with oil vapors or
steam. Such conditions create the danger of fire and electrical shock.
Never place heavy objects on the unit. Doing so creates the danger
of the unit falling, resulting in personal injury.