Using the Paper Memory Feature
When you use multi-part forms that vary in
thickness, do not press the
TEAR OFF, FRONT/REAR, or
MICRO FEED button or a paper
jam may result. To remove these forms, tear off the fresh
perforation below the front tractor, take the
printer off line, and press the
FORM FEED or LINE FEED
button to eject the remaining forms.
Note: To use the paper memory feature, you need to reset some
DIP switches. See the section on changing
DIP switch setting in
this chapter for instructions on
Saving paper format
and thickness information
The following sections describe how to save paper format and
thickness information for different types of multi-part forms.
Saving information for overlapping multi-part forms
To save paper format and thickness information for multi-part
slightly where they are joined together, follow
the steps below.
1. Turn off the printer.
2. Use DIP switch 3-4 to select the memory area
where you want
the printer to store the paper format and thickness information.
is selected when DIP switch
is off. (This is
the printer’s default setting.) To select memory area 2, turn on
DIP SW 3-4
Memory 2 O N
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