Knowing how to properly handle your printer ribbons and correctly load new ones into your Datacard SD-series printer will make it quick and easy to switch ribbons out in the future. Follow the directions in the video below to learn how to load new ribbons.

Steps to Loading Ribbons

  1. Open the top of the printer
  2. Remove the ribbon cartridge
  3. Take the spent ribbon off the cartridge
  4. Put the new ribbon on the cartridge, taking up the slack
  5. Remove the old cleaning roller
  6. Put the new cleaning roller on, removing the paper
  7. Put the cartridge back in the printer

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