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How to connect a label printer manually

How to connect the printer to the Wi-Fi network using an IP address

If the printer requires a manual connection setup, then the below steps will need to be followed.

To find the printers IP address, press down and hold the 'Cut' button on your printer. A handful of labels will now print, the printer IP address will appear in the middle of the third or fourth label to print. 

To connect the printer manually, please follow these steps

  • Open the hidden menu by tapping three times on the SwipedOn logo on the top left of the iPad screen.

  • Tap on 'Printers'.

  • Tap 'Add Printer IP Manually'.

  • Type in the IP address, select the printer model and tap 'Connect'.

  • The printer will now be 'Connected', tap 'Done' to close the printer setup screen.