How do I save the printer settings to a file? (P-touch Editor 5.x for Windows)

  1. Start the P-touch Editor and connect the printer to the computer with a USB cable.
  2. Select [Software Information Scan] from the [Help] menu.
    P-toch Editor
  3. When the "P-touch Software Information Scan" screen is displayed, click the [Retrieve Information] button.
    P-touch Software Information Scan
  4. Click the plus sign next to [Printer status] under [Item name:] at the lower-left of the "P-touch Software Information Scan" screen.
    P-touch Software Information Scan
    If you use multiple printers, [Brother XX-XXXX(1 copy)] (where XX-XXXX is the model name) will be displayed. When multiple printers are displayed, select your current printer.
  5. The printer's retrieved information is displayed in [Details:] at the lower-right of the "P-touch Software Information Scan" screen.
    Copy the displayed text using the mouse, paste into Notepad, then save as a file.
    P-touch Software Information Scan

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PT-E500, PT-E550W, PT-E800T, PT-E850TKW, PT-P750W, PT-P900W, PT-P950NW, QL-1100, QL-1110NWB, QL-700, QL-720NW, QL-800, QL-810W, QL-820NWB, RJ-2030, RJ-2150, RJ-3050, TD-2020, TD-2130N, TD-4410D, TD-4420DN, TD-4550DNWB

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