How to Adjust the Print Head Power on a HDP5000

If your Fargo HDP5000 printer is having problems printing properly, such as breaking ribbons or printing images too dark or light, you may need to adjust the print head power.

How to Adjust the Print Head Power

  1. Go to your Devices and Printers folder.
  2. Right click on the Fargo HDP5000, and choose Printing Preferences.
  3. Click on the Image Color tab, and then adjust the slider bar for Dye-Sub Intensity (YMC).
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  4. Click Ok to save these changes.