<< FUNCTION >>
Printing Hex Dumps
The HEX-DUMP function prints data and commands in hexadecimal
characters and abbreviated control codes. The IBM character set 2 is
used for printing (see Appendix E). The HEX-DUMP function is useful
for checking whether your computer is sending the correct commands to
the printer and whether the printer is executing the commands correctly.
It is also useful for debugging software programs.
To print hex dumps, make sure that continuous forms paper is loaded
into the printer. Then proceed as follows:
1. Enter setup mode(LED).
Press the AUTO GAP button and the HI IMPACT button
simultaneously until the printer beeps. Wait for the printer to
stop printing and check that the following <<FUNCTION>>
menu is printed:
2. Select the HEX-DUMP function(LED).
Repeatedly press the "TEAR OFF" or "LOAD" button to
position the cursor on the left edge of the aluminum print guide
on HEX-DUMP, then press the
select the HEX-DUMP function. The printer goes online and
prints a header and a short help menu.
1. Enter setup mode(LCD).
Press the SETUP button at offline state. Check that the "SETUP
MODE" is displayed on LCD panel.
2. Select the HEX-DUMP function(LCD).
Repeatedly press the " " or " " button to display
"SELFDIAGNOSTIC". And then press the" " button to move
lower layer. And then repeatedly press the " " or " " button
to display "HEX-DUMP". And then press the "SELECT" button.
The printer goes online and prints a header and a short help
3. Print the hex dump.
To start hex dump printing, send your file or program to the
printer. The printer goes online and prints the hex dump.
Press the LOAD button to pause during hex dump printing. To
resume hex dump printing, press the "LOAD" button again.
USING SETUP MODE
button or the