Zebra 105SLPlus Error Code Ribbon Out


Possible Cause

In thermal transfer mode, ribbon is not loaded or incorrectly loaded.

Solution

Load ribbon correctly.

Possible Cause

In thermal transfer mode, the ribbon sensor is not detecting ribbon.

Solution

1. Load ribbon correctly.

2. Calibrate the printer.

Possible Cause

In thermal transfer mode, media is blocking the ribbon sensor.

Solution

1. Load media correctly.

2. Calibrate the printer.

Possible Cause

In thermal transfer mode, the printer did not detect the ribbon even though it is loaded correctly.

Solution

1. Print a sensor profile. The ribbon out threshold is likely to high, above the black area that indicates where the ribbon is detected.

2. Calibrate the Printer.

Possible Cause

If you are using direct thermal media, the printer is waiting for the ribbon to be loaded becuase it is incorrectly set for thermal transfer mode.

Solution

Set the printer for Direct Thermal mode.