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    If there's no power to the machine at all then you might have tripped the wall breaker.  If this happened you need to unplug the machine, then reset the breaker.  Go back to the machine and in the lower left corner of the cabinet b...
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    Hey Rex My GPL 171 only has 5 trays.....NO Gum / Mint My very bottom is Candy (8 selections)....I want to swap that with C row...so I have pastry tray at bottom So the new configeration would be: Tray A  - Snack...
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    They default to whatever the highest price is. I set the price in one column .75 when I get to the top $1.25 all prices default to the higher price. Is there a way to confirm the price that I'm not aware of. I usually set the price and move...
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    I just had an AP 4000 just fail on location. It needs another board at the least. I don't really have a spare snack machine so I might put the money out for a new board.
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