How To

How to remove a jammed tape from a Dymo labelmaker

Please find below the manufacturers instructions for removing a jammed D1 tape from a LabelPoint or LabelManager label maker:

  1. Open the tape compartment and carefully remove the D1 tape cartridge.
  2. Across from the print head is the feed mechanism. This feed mechanism should appear to be a dull black. A tape/ink ribbon jam is present if the feed mechanism appears to be a shiny black or any other color. In this situation, straighten out a paper clip and GENTLY cut away at the tape/ink ribbon that may be caught around… Continue reading

FAQ: How do I transfer my Dymo address book to my new PC? (Import / Export address book)

How do I transfer my Dymo address book to my new PC? (Import / Export address book)

Dymo LabelWriter printers are supplied with advanced labelling software, which allows you to store your contacts names and addresses for easy address printing.  Please see below for our instructions on how to import your addresses into the software, whether from 3rd party software or an older version.

If you are wiping your PC (to install a new OS for example) then:

  1. Make sure backup your data first!
  2. In your current version of Dymo… Continue reading

How To add counters to your LabelWriter Labels using Dymo Label Software (Tutorial)

In this training session I’ll show you how to use counters (sequential / incremental numbering) in the Dymo Label Software. ¬†Counters allow you to show a number on the label and have it increment each time a label is printed, usually by 1 at a time but you can increment is by other amounts.

For the purposes of this training session we will use a fictional Auction company that wants to print Lot Number labels for each auction on a LabelWriter Twin label printer (though this functionality works exactly the… Continue reading

Dymo LetraTAG Iron-on tape – Usage instructions

DYMO LetraTag IRON-ON Fabric Label – Manufacturers Usage Instructions

Note: Be sure to test the iron-on label on a fabric you wish to use prior to final application on the item. Irons will vary in temperature settings by a few degrees, please do a test label to determine the optimum setting for your iron to adhere the label.

Attaching the Label

For best results, attach the label to garments with smooth surfaces made from 100% linen, 100% cotton or cotton and polyester blends. Not recommended for silk, wool or 100%… Continue reading

Too many labels come out of the LabelWriter when trying to print

The LabelWriter has a photocell or optical sensor to detect the beginning and the end of a label. This sensor, in conjunction with the labels and the printer mechanism determine how far a label advances during printing. The problem may be caused by:

The label
Solution:
1. Make sure DYMO labels are being used and that there is an oval hole between each label. Only DYMO labels are LabelWriter compatible.
2. Make sure the oval hole between each label is at the left side in the LabelWriter.

The optical sensor… Continue reading