Thunderbird Adds Additional Support Services

We, at Thunderbird Technical Services, Inc., hope you are doing well and staying safe during these trying times. Looking ahead and envisioning how the workplace will be changed in the months ahead due to COVID-19, Thunderbird is adapting ways we can provide services while protecting your workplace and us from this stealthy virus. As we […]

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Zebra Device Command Override

The Zebra Device Command Override feature is new to the xi4, ZM, ZT, 105SLPlus and ZE500 series printers to allow the capability of filtering out commands such as Print Speed, Darkness and Top of Form.  In most instances these statements can be filtered out in the driver by checking “Use printer settings”.  But in some […]

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Saving Costs on Labels and Ribbons

Saving costs on labels and ribbons for your barcode printer can help keep business expenses under control. Label and ribbon expenses can soar to the point of breaking your budget.  Incorrect data, software settings, incorrect configurations and improperly loaded labels and ribbons contribute to the cost of running your business. The truth is that largest cause […]

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Datamax-O’neil I-4212e Network Setup

https://www.datamax-oneil.com/do/de/DE-DE/index.cfmConfiguring the IP address for the Datamax-O’neil I-4212e is really a very easy process.  By going through the control panel, selecting Network Settings, Setting the Permanent IP Address, Gateway and Subnet Mask, then restarting the printer is all that needs to be done.  Of course, setting your driver for the proper IP address will complete […]

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Zebra 170xi4 ‘Paper Out’ and ‘Ribbon Out’ errors

Zebra 170xi4 doesn’t work after calibration. Zebra Technologies denies any significant change to their firmware regarding the calibration procedure for the Z-170xi4. But if you follow Thunderbird Technical Services’ video on xi4 series calibration you may find the printer will ‘flatline’ on the sensor profile after performing the calibration. Furthermore, the printer will elicit a ‘paper […]

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