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Printronix T4M – Change Media Sensor Setting

This walkthrough allows you to change the setting of the media sensor depending on the type of labels you are using with the printer.


  • Place the printer offline and press menu button
  • Press left or right arrow until sensor setup icon is highlighted, press return
  • Use left/right arrows to highlight gap or mark sensor, for diecut labels select the gap sensor, press return to select your choice, pressing X returns to the Icon menu

To save your changes:

  • Press offline then menu key
  • Scroll to the configuration icon and press enter
  • Use the left and right buttons to select a configuration to save to, Save config: 1 as an example
  • Press return. Printer will display saving configuration
  • Load your new config, scroll to the config you wish to load, config 1 as an example and press return, Loading saved configuration will display
  • Press the X and return the printer online and test


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