Diablo Command Topics:

Margins and Formatting Printing Commands
Carriage Movement Word Processing Commands
Paper Movement Miscellaneous Commands

Margins and Formatting

CommandDescription
Esc TSet top page Margin at current position.
Esc LSet bottom page Margin at current position.
Esc CClear top and bottom margins.
Esc 9Set left Margin at current position.
Esc 0Set right Margin at current position.
Esc 1Set horizontal Tab Stop at current position.
Esc 8Clear horizontal Tab Stop at current position.
Esc -Set vertical Tab Stop at current position.
Esc 2Clear vertical Tab Stop at current position.
Esc Ctrl+L (n)Set lines per page to (n).

Carriage Movement

CommandDescription
Esc Ctrl+- (n)Set horizontal motion index to (n-1).
Esc SReturn HMI control to spacing switch.
Esc Ctrl+I (n)Absolute horizontal Tab Stop to print column.
Esc /Enable auto backward printing.
Esc \Disable auto backward printing.
Esc ?Enable auto Carriage Return.
Esc !Disable auto Carriage Return.
Esc <Enable reverse printing mode.
Esc >Disable reverse printing mode.
Esc 6Enable backward printing mode.
Esc 5Enable forward printing mode.

Paper Movement

CommandDescription
Esc Ctrl+= (n)Set vertical motion index to (n-1).
Esc Ctrl+K (n)Absolute vertical to print line (n).
Esc UPerform half-Line Feed.
Esc DPerform negative half-Line Feed.
Esc Ctrl+JPerform negative Line Feed.

Printing Commands

CommandDescription
Esc 3Enable graphics mode.
Esc 4Disable graphics mode.
Esc APrint in secondary color (Red).
Esc BPrint in primary color (Black).
Esc 7Enable print suppression.
Ctrl+NEnable ECS mode, print supplementary characters.
Ctrl+ODisable ECS mode, print primary characters.

Word Processing Commands

CommandDescription
Esc PEnable proportional space printing.
Esc QDisable proportional space printing.
Esc Ctrl+Q (n)Set offset to (n).
Esc EEnable auto underscore printing.
Esc RDisable auto underscore printing.
Esc OEnable printing in Boldbold.
Esc WEnable shadow printing.
Esc &Disable Boldbold/shadow printing.
Esc MEnable auto justify.
Esc =Enable auto center.
Esc Ctrl+HBackspace 1/120".
Esc %Increase Carriagecarriage settling time to 20 msec.
Esc NRestore normal Carriagecarriage settling time.
Esc Ctrl+N MEnable program mode.
Esc XCancel all WP modes except PS.

Miscellaneous Commands

CommandDescription
Esc Ctrl+M PInitiate remote Resetreset.
Esc YPrint printwheel spoke 0 Charactercharacter.
Esc ZPrint printwheel spoke 95 Charactercharacter.
Esc Ctrl+N Ctrl+REnable printwheel down-load mode.
Ctrl+TExit printwheel down-load mode.
Esc Ctrl+Z ()Enable remote diagnostics mode.
Esc G or Esc VEnable HyPLOT mode.
Esc Ctrl+Y ()Enable auto sheet feeder operation.