Description of Problem 100000017942
How do I setup the Brother Label Printer to work
with Ebay/Paypal in Windows?Description of Solution 200000022895
follow the steps below to print out a label from EBay/PayPal Web Site.
Brother does not provide any support for using EBay/PayPal applications
to print to the label printer. Any questions should be directed to the software
manufacturer (EBay/PayPal Company):
to starting this process:
a) The label printer
must be installed with the Brother PTouch Editor Application and Printer Driver.
b) The PTouch roll
(size) installed in the label printer must be 2-3/7 inch (62mm)
Continuous length (DK2205).
c) Verify the label
printer can print from the PTouch Editor application.
1. Using your EBay
account, on the Seller's Payment Status page, select Print Shipping
2. You will be sent to
PayPal to select the carrier, after selecting the carrier, click
3. On the Shipping
Label Requirements page, please ensure that your computer system meets all
the requirements listed under this page, and then click
4. On the Create
Your Shipping Label page, fill in all the Shipping information and
then click Continue.
5. On the Confirm
and Purchase Your Shipping Label page, click Edit Printer Settings at
the bottom of the page.
6. Under Printer
Options for USPS/UPS Labels page, select Label Printer, and under the
Important notice, click on Download J2SE JRE to download and install
Java(TM)2 in order to make the Brother Label Printer work with
7. After the
installation of the Java(TM) 2 program, you are required to re-start the
computer and start the shipping process from the beginning by repeating step
2 to 6 and skip step 7 and 8.
8. Under Printer
Options for USPS/UPS Labels page, click on the Drop down box to
select the Printer and Paper Size, select Brother QL-550 2.4 inch x
Continuous (select this compatible model since your QL model is not listed
in EBay/PayPal) and then click Save button.
9. Under Select
Target Printer, select your Label Printer model
and then click Save button.
10. On the Confirm
and Purchase Your Shipping Label page, click Pay and
11. On the U.S.
Postal Service/UPS Shipping Label Completed page, click on Label did not
appear link at the bottom.
12. The Warning -
Security window pops up, click on YES.
13. On the Print
Postage page, the Java window loads with the lower half being empty.
14. On the
Confirmation Needed Print page, click on YES.
a) The Java window
completes loading with the Sample Image of the label at the bottom.
b) You can select the
Print Sample Label button.
c) This will generate
a Sample label via Label Printer.
d) After sample label
was displayed you can select Print Label button.
label length is about 8 inches long (this was set within the EBay's
15. The window will pop
up when the label has been sent to the printer via the Java window. You should
only click OK after the label has printed correctly.