Watch this short video to learn how to clean your ZXP Series 8 retransfer printer and laminator.


Cleaning Your ZXP8 for Superior Print Quality

Regular cleaning ensures your ZXP8’s superior print quality is maintained. You’ll know it’s time to clean your Zebra ZXP8 retransfer printer when you see the printer cleaning message display on the printer control panel. You can begin the cleaning process two ways:

  • Via the Control Panel
  • From the Toolbox in the driver

ZXP8 Cleaning Steps

  1. Clean the heated rollers
  2. Clean the heated roller assembly
  3. Clean the side rollers
  4. Clean the Y-rollers
  5. Clean the print head
  6. Allow the print head to dry
  7. Return the ribbon and restore power to the printer

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