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Epson ActionPrinter 4500 User Manual

Epson ActionPrinter 4500 User Manual (317 pages)

Epson User's Manual Printer ActionPrinter 4500  
Brand: Epson | Category: Printer | Size: 3.8 MB
Table of contents
Print Speed2................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Single Sheets Of Paper2................................................................................................................................................................
Using Selectype3................................................................................................................................................................
The Dip Switch Tables5................................................................................................................................................................
Application Notes9................................................................................................................................................................
Important Safety Instructions12................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents14................................................................................................................................................................
About This Manual20................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1 Setting Up The Printer24................................................................................................................................................................
Unpacking The Printer24................................................................................................................................................................
Removing The Protective Materials25................................................................................................................................................................
Choosing A Place For The Printer27................................................................................................................................................................
Assembling The Printer29................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Platen Knob29................................................................................................................................................................
Installing The Ribbon Cartridge30................................................................................................................................................................
Attaching The Paper Guide34................................................................................................................................................................
Testing The Printer36................................................................................................................................................................
Problem Solution44................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Printer To Your Computer45................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Application Software48................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2 Paper Handling49................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting A Paper Feeding Method50................................................................................................................................................................
Using Single Sheets51................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Paper51................................................................................................................................................................
Paper Handling53................................................................................................................................................................
Reloading During Printing54................................................................................................................................................................
Using Continuous Paper55................................................................................................................................................................
Loading Continuous Paper56................................................................................................................................................................
Switching Between Continuous And Single Sheets64................................................................................................................................................................
Switching Back To Continuous Paper69................................................................................................................................................................
Printing On Special Paper72................................................................................................................................................................
Multi-part Forms75................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3 Using The Printer80................................................................................................................................................................
Operating The Control Panel81................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Dip Switches85................................................................................................................................................................
Changing A Dip Switch Setting85................................................................................................................................................................
The Dip Switch Functions88................................................................................................................................................................
Page Length89................................................................................................................................................................
Skip Over Perforation90................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Loading Position91................................................................................................................................................................
The Loading Position91................................................................................................................................................................
Using Micro-adjustment92................................................................................................................................................................
Using Short Tear-off94................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Tear-off Position95................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Typestyles98................................................................................................................................................................
Character Fonts99................................................................................................................................................................
Condensed Mode100................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting An International Character Set101................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Printer102................................................................................................................................................................
Choosing A Character Table103................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Data Dump Mode105................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4 Software And Graphics108................................................................................................................................................................
Enhancing Your Printing109................................................................................................................................................................
Graphics116................................................................................................................................................................
The Print Head117................................................................................................................................................................
The Graphics Command120................................................................................................................................................................
Designing Your Own Graphics122................................................................................................................................................................
User-defined Characters127................................................................................................................................................................
Designing Your Characters127................................................................................................................................................................
Defining Your Characters129................................................................................................................................................................
Sending Information To Your Printer131................................................................................................................................................................
Printing User-defined Characters134................................................................................................................................................................
Copying Rom Characters To Ram135................................................................................................................................................................
Letter Quality Characters136................................................................................................................................................................
Superscripts And Subscripts136................................................................................................................................................................
Mixing Print Styles137................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5 Using The Printer Options139................................................................................................................................................................
The Cut Sheet Feeder140................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Printer Options148................................................................................................................................................................
The Pull Tractor159................................................................................................................................................................
The Multi-font Module172................................................................................................................................................................
The Interface Boards178................................................................................................................................................................
Compatible Interfaces179................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 6 Maintenance189................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Printer190................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Ribbon193................................................................................................................................................................
Transporting The Printer199................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 7 Troubleshooting203................................................................................................................................................................
Problems And Solutions204................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting205................................................................................................................................................................
Power Supply206................................................................................................................................................................
Printing207................................................................................................................................................................
Option226................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 8 Technical Specifications237................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Specifications238................................................................................................................................................................
Technical Specifications239................................................................................................................................................................
Printable Area240................................................................................................................................................................
Continuous Paper240................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Specifications244................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Timing246................................................................................................................................................................
Option Specifications248................................................................................................................................................................
Initialization250................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 9 Command Summary252................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Command Summary253................................................................................................................................................................
Command Summary254................................................................................................................................................................
Control Key Chart255................................................................................................................................................................
Commands In Numerical Order256................................................................................................................................................................
Commands Arranged By Topic259................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Operation259................................................................................................................................................................
Msb Control262................................................................................................................................................................
Data Control263................................................................................................................................................................
Vertical Motion264................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix292................................................................................................................................................................
Proportional Width Table293................................................................................................................................................................
Character Tables297................................................................................................................................................................

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Epson ActionPrinter 4500 User Manual

Epson ActionPrinter 4500 User Manual (280 pages)

Brand: Epson | Category: Printer | Size: 4.01 MB
Table of contents
Important Safety Instructions4................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents6................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Boards12................................................................................................................................................................
About This Manual12................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1 Setting Up The Printer15................................................................................................................................................................
Unpacking The Printer16................................................................................................................................................................
Choosing A Place For The Printer19................................................................................................................................................................
Assembling The Printer21................................................................................................................................................................
Testing The Printer29................................................................................................................................................................
Tear Off34................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Printer To Your Computer36................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Application Software39................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2 Paper Handling40................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting A Paper Feeding Method41................................................................................................................................................................
Using Single Sheets43................................................................................................................................................................
Paper Handling44................................................................................................................................................................
Using Continuous Paper47................................................................................................................................................................
Switching Between Continuous And Single Sheets55................................................................................................................................................................
Printing On Special Paper62................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3 Using The Printer70................................................................................................................................................................
Operating The Control Panel71................................................................................................................................................................
Other Control Panel Features74................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Typestyles75................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Dip Switches80................................................................................................................................................................
The Dip Switch Tables81................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Printer82................................................................................................................................................................
Page Length84................................................................................................................................................................
Skip Over Perforation85................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Loading Position86................................................................................................................................................................
Using Short Tear-off88................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting An International Character Set91................................................................................................................................................................
Choosing A Character Set93................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Data Dump Mode95................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4 Software And Graphics97................................................................................................................................................................
Enhancing Your Printing98................................................................................................................................................................
Special Effects And Emphasis100................................................................................................................................................................
Graphics103................................................................................................................................................................
The Graphics Command107................................................................................................................................................................
Column Reservation Numbers108................................................................................................................................................................
A Simple Graphics Program108................................................................................................................................................................
Designing Your Own Graphics109................................................................................................................................................................
User-defined Characters113................................................................................................................................................................
Defining Your Characters115................................................................................................................................................................
Sending Information To Your Printer117................................................................................................................................................................
Printing User-defined Characters120................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5 Using The Printer Options125................................................................................................................................................................
The Cut Sheet Feeder126................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Printer Options137................................................................................................................................................................
The Pull Tractor148................................................................................................................................................................
The Interface Boards161................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Printer172................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Ribbon174................................................................................................................................................................
Transporting The Printer180................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 7 Troubleshooting183................................................................................................................................................................
Printing184................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting185................................................................................................................................................................
Options192................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 8 Technical Specifications195................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Specifications196................................................................................................................................................................
Technical Specifications197................................................................................................................................................................
Printable Area198................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Specifications203................................................................................................................................................................
Option Specifications207................................................................................................................................................................
Initialization209................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 9 Command Summary211................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Command Summary212................................................................................................................................................................
Command Summary213................................................................................................................................................................
Control Key Chart214................................................................................................................................................................
Commands In Numerical Order215................................................................................................................................................................
Commands Arranged By Topic218................................................................................................................................................................
Tab Vertically227................................................................................................................................................................
Tab Horizontally231................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix251................................................................................................................................................................
Proportional Width Table252................................................................................................................................................................
Character Sets256................................................................................................................................................................
Bidirectional Printing261................................................................................................................................................................
Input Buffer264................................................................................................................................................................
Print Quality267................................................................................................................................................................
Unidirectional Printing268................................................................................................................................................................
Epson ActionPrinter 4500 User Manual

Epson ActionPrinter 4500 User Manual (280 pages)

Epson ActionPrinter 4000: User Manual  
Brand: Epson | Category: Printer | Size: 4.02 MB
Table of contents
Important Safety Instructions4................................................................................................................................................................
Table Of Contents6................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Boards12................................................................................................................................................................
About This Manual12................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 1 Setting Up The Printer15................................................................................................................................................................
Unpacking The Printer16................................................................................................................................................................
Choosing A Place For The Printer19................................................................................................................................................................
Assembling The Printer21................................................................................................................................................................
Testing The Printer29................................................................................................................................................................
Tear Off34................................................................................................................................................................
Connecting The Printer To Your Computer36................................................................................................................................................................
Setting Up Your Application Software39................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 2 Paper Handling40................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting A Paper Feeding Method41................................................................................................................................................................
Using Single Sheets43................................................................................................................................................................
Paper Handling44................................................................................................................................................................
Using Continuous Paper47................................................................................................................................................................
Switching Between Continuous And Single Sheets55................................................................................................................................................................
Printing On Special Paper62................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 3 Using The Printer70................................................................................................................................................................
Operating The Control Panel71................................................................................................................................................................
Other Control Panel Features74................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting Typestyles75................................................................................................................................................................
Setting The Dip Switches80................................................................................................................................................................
The Dip Switch Tables81................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Printer82................................................................................................................................................................
Page Length84................................................................................................................................................................
Skip Over Perforation85................................................................................................................................................................
Adjusting The Loading Position86................................................................................................................................................................
Using Short Tear-off88................................................................................................................................................................
Selecting An International Character Set91................................................................................................................................................................
Choosing A Character Set93................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Data Dump Mode95................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 4 Software And Graphics97................................................................................................................................................................
Enhancing Your Printing98................................................................................................................................................................
Special Effects And Emphasis100................................................................................................................................................................
Graphics103................................................................................................................................................................
The Graphics Command107................................................................................................................................................................
Column Reservation Numbers108................................................................................................................................................................
A Simple Graphics Program108................................................................................................................................................................
Designing Your Own Graphics109................................................................................................................................................................
User-defined Characters113................................................................................................................................................................
Defining Your Characters115................................................................................................................................................................
Sending Information To Your Printer117................................................................................................................................................................
Printing User-defined Characters120................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 5 Using The Printer Options125................................................................................................................................................................
The Cut Sheet Feeder126................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Printer Options137................................................................................................................................................................
The Pull Tractor148................................................................................................................................................................
The Interface Boards161................................................................................................................................................................
Cleaning The Printer172................................................................................................................................................................
Replacing The Ribbon174................................................................................................................................................................
Transporting The Printer180................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 7 Troubleshooting183................................................................................................................................................................
Printing184................................................................................................................................................................
Troubleshooting185................................................................................................................................................................
Options192................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 8 Technical Specifications195................................................................................................................................................................
Printer Specifications196................................................................................................................................................................
Technical Specifications197................................................................................................................................................................
Printable Area198................................................................................................................................................................
Interface Specifications203................................................................................................................................................................
Option Specifications207................................................................................................................................................................
Initialization209................................................................................................................................................................
Chapter 9 Command Summary211................................................................................................................................................................
Using The Command Summary212................................................................................................................................................................
Command Summary213................................................................................................................................................................
Control Key Chart214................................................................................................................................................................
Commands In Numerical Order215................................................................................................................................................................
Commands Arranged By Topic218................................................................................................................................................................
Tab Vertically227................................................................................................................................................................
Tab Horizontally231................................................................................................................................................................
Appendix251................................................................................................................................................................
Proportional Width Table252................................................................................................................................................................
Character Sets256................................................................................................................................................................
Bidirectional Printing261................................................................................................................................................................
Input Buffer264................................................................................................................................................................
Print Quality267................................................................................................................................................................
Unidirectional Printing268................................................................................................................................................................

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