Paxar FreshMarx System Monarch 9416 User Manual

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7. Insert the ends of the supply holder into the slots in the supply roll mount.

Supply Roll Mount

Important Information

Make sure the plastic line attaching the supply holder to the printer is tucked down out of the way of the supply holder and supply holder guides. Otherwise, the plastic line may wrap around the supply holder or get caught on the supply holder guides.

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8. Adjust the supply guides to their widest position by turning the dial.

Supply Guides

9. Feed the labels, printing side up, under the supply guides and over the platen roller.

Supply Guides

Platen

Roller

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10. Press the labels under the supply guides.

11. Turn the dial to adjust the supply guides so that they barely touch the edges of the label backing paper.

12. Close the cover until it locks in place.

13. Press theFEED button. The indicator light should be GREEN.

14. Calibrate the supply if printing stops and the indicator light turns RED or the labels do not properly advance. See “Calibrating the Supply,” for more information.

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C a l i b r a t i n g t h e S u p p l y

1. Turn off the printer.

2. Press and hold theFEED button while turning on the printer.

3. Release theFEED button after the indicator light starts flashing ORANGE. The printer calibrates the die cut sensor, measures the label length, and prints the test labels.

4. To resume normal printing, turn off the printer, wait two seconds, then turn it back on again.

If the supply does not calibrate, make sure the die cut sensor has not been accidentally moved.

C h e c k i n g t h e D i e C u t S e n s o r

After loading supplies, make sure you did not accidentally move the die cut sensor. The die cut sensor senses and calibrates the supply. For your supplies, make sure the middle of the square lens on the die cut sensor the lines up with the arrow inside the printer.

Sensor set for

Die Cut Supplies

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U S I N G T H E K E Y PA D

 

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This chapter describes how to

connect the keypad power supply

connect the communication cable

use the keypad

configure the FreshMarx system–IMPORTANT!

set the date and time

process the product

print a Use First label

use the Stop Printing function.

Note: Keep this manual in a safe place; otherwise, changing the settings would require a service call.

C o n n e c t i n g t h e K e y p a d ’ s P o w e r S u p p l y

To connect the power supply to the keypad: 1. Place the keypad on a table or shelf.

Note: The keypad should not be operated in a location that has room temperatures above 158°F or below–4°Ffor extended periods of time. This could permanently damage the display.

2. Place the keypad’s power supply in a suitable location, preferably on a table near an electrical outlet.

3. Plug thethree-holeend of the AC adapter cable into thethree-prongedoutlet in the keypad’s power supply.

Using The Keypad 2-1

4. Plug the power supply cable with theL-shapedend into the socket on the right side of the keypad.

L-shapedConnector

5. Plug thethree-prongedend of the AC adapter cord into a grounded electrical outlet.

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C o n n e c t i n g t h e C o m m u n i c a t i o n C a b l e

To connect the serial cable from the printer to the keypad:

1. Turn off the printer and the keypad before connecting the cable.

2. Connect the serial cable to the(9-pin)serial port on the back of the printer.

9-pinSerial Port

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3. Connect the other end of the serial cable(9-pin)to the serial port on theright-handside of the keypad.

Serial Port

A b o u t t h e K e y p a d

Use the FreshMarx application to date-labelfood items. The button descriptions, colors, and layout can be changed for each application. See Chapter 3, “Using the Update Utility,” for more information.

Note: Chapter 3 is only for Supervisors or System Administrators.

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S e t t i n g u p t h e F r e s h M a r x S y s t e m

IMPORTANT - Complete the following steps before using the system.

To set up the system:

1. Press the FreshMarx button three times.

SELECT DATE OR TIME

2. Press the number 3 button.

SENDING PRINTER SETUP COMMAND TO

PRINTER, PLEASE WAIT.

3. Press any key to print a label.

S e t t i n g t h e D a t e a n d T i m e

To set the Date:

1. Press the FreshMarx button three times.

SELECT DATE OR TIME

2. Press the number 1 button. The display shows the current date setting. If this is correct, press the FreshMarx button to return to the Main Display.

To change the setting, use the numeric buttons:

Press 1 to change the month

Press 2 to change the day

Press 3 to add a year

Press 4 to subtract a year

3. Press the FreshMarx button to save the changes and to return to the Main Display.

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To set the Time:

1. Press the FreshMarx button three times.

SELECT DATE OR TIME

2. Press the number 2 button.

The display shows the current time setting. If this is correct, press the FreshMarx button to return to the Main Display.

To change the setting, use the numeric buttons:

press 1 to change the hours

press 2 to change the minutes

press 3 to change AM/PM.

3. Press the FreshMarx button to save the changes and to return to the Main Display.

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