Paxar TC6039OH User Manual

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Monarch®

Pathfinder® Ultra®

Platinum Printer

TC6039OH Rev. AF 5/08 ©2007 Paxar Americas, Inc. a subsidiary of Avery Dennison Corp. All rights re

This device has been tested and found to comply with the limits for a Class B digital device pursuant to Part 15 of the Federal Communications Commissions Rules and Regulation. These limits are designed to provide reasonable protection against harmful interference when the equipment is operated in a commercial environment. This equipment generates, uses, and can radiate radio frequency energy and, if not installed and used in accordance with the instruction manual, may cause harmful interference to radio communications. Operation of this equipment in a residential area is likely to cause harmful interference in which case the user will be required to correct the interference at his own expense. However, there is no guarantee that interference will not occur in a particular installation.

If the equipment does cause harmful interference to radio or television reception, which can be determined by turning the equipment off and on, the user is encouraged to try to correct the interference by one or more of the following measures:

Re-orientor relocate the receiving antenna.

Increase the separation between the equipment and receiver.

Connect the equipment into an outlet on a circuit different from that which the receiver is connected.

This Class B digital apparatus meets the requirements of the Canadian Interference-CausingEquipment Regulations.

Cet appareil numérique de la Classe B respecte toutes les exigences du Règlement sur le Matériel Brouilleur du Canada.

Trademarks

Monarch®, Pathfinder®, Ultra®, 6039, 6063, 9462, and 9465 are trademarks of Paxar Americas, Inc.

Paxar® is a trademark of Paxar Corporation.

Avery Dennison® is a trademark of Avery Dennison Corporation.

Microsoft and Windows are trademarks of Microsoft Corporation.

Avery Dennison Printer Systems Division 170 Monarch Lane

Miamisburg, OH 45342

Outside the U.S., send batteries to: Paxar EMEA, 4 Awberry Court Croxley Business Park, Hatters Lane, Watford, WD18 8PD

T A B L E O F C O N T E N T S

INTRODUCTION

1-1

Using this Manual ....................................................................................

1-2

Audience ................................................................................................

1-2

Helpful Reminders ...................................................................................

1-3

Attaching the Safety Strap ........................................................................

1-4

USING BATTERIES

2-1

Using the Main Battery .............................................................................

2-1

Changing the Main Battery ....................................................................

2-2

Charging the Backup Battery ....................................................................

2-3

Checking the Battery Status .....................................................................

2-4

Main Battery Safety Information ................................................................

2-5

USING SUPPLIES

3-1

Loading Supplies .....................................................................................

3-1

Loading for Peel Mode ..........................................................................

3-3

Loading for Non-PeelMode ...................................................................

3-5

Selecting the Supply Type ........................................................................

3-6

Removing Supplies in Peel Mode ..............................................................

3-7

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ENTERING & PRINTING DATA

4-1

Using the Keypad ....................................................................................

4-1

Entering Data ......................................................................................

4-2

Entering Special Characters/Symbols .....................................................

4-2

Using the Display ....................................................................................

4-3

Reading the Status Bar .........................................................................

4-3

Scanning Bar Codes ................................................................................

4-4

Certification Note ....................................................................................

4-5

Printing ..................................................................................................

4-6

Adjusting the Print Contrast ......................................................................

4-6

Power Management .................................................................................

4-8

Radio Frequency Communications .............................................................

4-8

CARE & MAINTENANCE

5-1

Cleaning .................................................................................................

5-1

Cleaning the Printhead .........................................................................

5-2

Cleaning the Platen Roller ....................................................................

5-3

Cleaning the Pinch and Feed Rollers ......................................................

5-4

Cleaning the Sensors ...........................................................................

5-4

Cleaning the Scanner Window ...............................................................

5-5

Cleaning the Scanner Flex Cable ...........................................................

5-5

Clearing Supply Jams ..............................................................................

5-6

Storing the Printer ...................................................................................

5-6

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TROUBLESHOOTING

6

-1

Checking the Software Version .................................................................

6

-2

Printing a Test Label................................................................................

6

-3

Error Codes .........................................................................................

6

-4

Technical Support....................................................................................

6

-4

SPECIFICATIONS & ACCESSORIES

A-1

Specifications ........................................................................................

A-1

Accessories ...........................................................................................

A-2

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I N T R O D U C T I O N

1

The Monarch® Pathfinder® Ultra® Platinum 6039™ printer prints, scans bar codes, collects data, and communicates with other devices. The printer operates on a MicrosoftWindows-basedCE platform.

The printer features

Touch screen display

18-keyalphanumeric keypad

On-Demandand continuous printing

Adjustable supply width capabilities

Clock/calendar

USB port communications

Graphic printing capabilities

Display backlight

Low power shutdown to conserve the battery

Laser scanner (factory-installedoption)

Wireless 802.11b/g Radio (factory-installedoption)

512MB SD memory card (factory-installedoption)

256MB Print Engine memory expansion (factory-installedoption)

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U s i n g t h i s M a n u a l

Following is a summary of the contents of this manual:

 

Chapter

Contents

1

Introduction

Information you should know before using the printer.

2

Using Batteries

Charging, changing, and using batteries safely.

3

Using Supplies

Supply loading and removal.

 

 

 

4

Entering and

Information about using the display, keypad, scanner,

 

Printing Data

and printing.

5

Care &

Clearing supply jams and cleaning the printer.

 

Maintenance

 

6

Troubleshooting

Common problems and their solutions.

ASpecifications & Printer specifications and accessories/options. Accessories

A u d i e n c e

This manual is for the operator who scans or manually enters data and prints and applies labels.

A Quick Reference for this printer is available in the box. AProgrammer’s Manual and other documentation are available on our Web site

(www.paxar.com).

Information in this document supercedes information in previous versions. Check our Web site for the latest documentation and release information.

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G e t t i n g S t a r t e d

To start using the printer, you must:

1.Review the safety information in the Regulatory Compliance document provided with your printer.

2.Charge the main battery. See “Charging the Main Battery” in Chapter 2 for more information.

Note: Youmust charge the battery before using it.

3.Insert the main battery. See “Changing the Main Battery” in Chapter 2 for more information.

4.Attach the safety strap found in the documentation package. See “Attaching the Safety Strap” later in this chapter for more information.

5.Load supplies in the printer. See “Loading the Supplies” in Chapter 3 for more information.

6.Turn on the printer. Wait 30 seconds for the desktop to load before touching the display or using the keypad.

Note: Your System Administrator must load an application in the printer before you can use it.

H e l p f u l R e m i n d e r s

Always start with a fully charged battery.

Attach the safety strap to your wrist before using the printer.

Do not pound the printer when applying labels printed in peel mode.

Switch to a fully charged battery every time you load a new roll of supplies (doing so ensures optimum print quality).

Turn off the printer when you are not using it.

When you remove the main battery, connect the printer to the Battery Backup Power.

Operate and store the printer with the recommended temperature and humidity ranges. See Appendix A, “Specifications and Accessories,” for more information.

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A t t a c h i n g t h e S a f e t y S t r a p

1.Turn the printer upside down, resting its top on the table.

2.Remove the stylus strap from the loop.

3.Take the thin end of the safety strap, and push it through the loop at the bottom of the printer handle (near the battery compartment).

4.Push the thick end of the safety strap through the thin end’s loop.

5.Pull the strap. It may be necessary to help the thin end’s loop fit over the plastic piece in the middle of the strap and pull the strap tight.

6.Attach the stylus strap to the loop as shown.

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