"Not Ready to Print" message on the SendPro C, SendPro+ models with PCN 8H10

Products affected: SendPro® C, SendPro®+ (8H10)


    The Envelope Printing screen says "Not Ready to Print" and will not print.


    Several things can cause "Not Ready to Print":

    • A jam may not have cleared.
    • The jam release may be open.
    • The ink tank may be missing or empty.
    • The print head may be missing.
    • An account is not selected.
    • Transactions may be need to be updated.


    UPDATED: September 30, 2019

      Look for a red exclamation point (!) with a notification that the print head or ink tank is missing or empty, the meter is jammed, or the jam release is open.

      Note: If you have accounting, an account must be selected.

      Check scale:

      1. Tap Reset to default.
      2. Put something on the scale.
      3. If you do not have a scale:
        1. Tap the weight button.
        2. Choose Manual.
        3. Tap the 1 key.
        4. Tap Apply.
      4. Open and close the jam release lever.

      Upload any pending transactions:

      1. Tap Settings (gear icon).
      2. Tap Upload Transactions.
      3. Any pending transactions will now be uploaded.
      4. Tap Reset to Default.

      Change the print mode:

      1. Tap Print Mode.
      2. Tap Date Correction.
      3. Tap Apply.
      4. Tap Reset to default.

      Reboot the meter:

      1. Unplug the power cable.
      2. Wait one minute. The screen should turn off after 10 seconds.
      3. Plug the power cable back in, ensuring that it is plugged directly into a wall outlet.
      4. Quickly tap and release the power button to turn the meter back on.
      5. Tap Envelope Printing.
      6. Verify that the machine says ready to print.