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How To Configure Margins and Paper Size on Web Browsers

IntroductionThis application note explains how to configure a web-browser to print to a Star printer from most web-based applications.Supported Printers: Star Desktop PrintersSupported Interfaces: AllSupported Environments: Windows 11 (32/64-bit), Windows 10 (32/64-bit), Windows 8.1 (32/64-bit), Windows 8.0 (32/64-bit), Windows 7 (32/64-bit), MacOSTable of ContentsBefore you beginSetup for Google ChromeSetup for Microsoft EdgeSetup for Mozilla FirefoxSetup […]

How to fix Star Micronics printers when you have recently upgraded to Windows 10

Introduction This guide explains how to fix problems occurring with Star Micronics printers after you upgrade to Windows 10 from an older version of Windows, or when you have updated your current Windows 10 device to a newer version of Windows 10. This fix is required for the TSP100 series to print; however, other models […]

How to setup JavaPOS with Star Printer on Ubuntu Linux

IntroductionHow to use a Star Micronics printer with Ubuntu Linux via the JavaPOS driver. While this was written using a USB TSP650, these directions suffice for the following supported models.Supported Printers: TSP650II, SP700, TSP700II, HSP7000, TUP500Supported Interfaces: Serial, EthernetSupported Environments: Ubuntu Linux 9.04 Install Java Development KitThe Java development kit must be installed to use the […]

Ubuntu Linux – Sending Print Commands Directly to a LAN Port

IntroductionHow to send print commands directly to a LAN port/socket using the Terminal on Ubuntu Linux version 8.04 or higher. While this document was written using the TSP100LAN, these directions suffice for any Linux compatible Ethernet Star Micronics printer.Supported Printers: Thermal, Impact PrinterSupported Interfaces: EthernetSupported Environments: Ubuntu 8.04 or higher (*Ubuntu 11.04 is not supported*) Sending […]

Installing Splash-proof Cover for Star Micronics Printers

IntroductionClick on the PDF linked below to learn how to install the splash proof cover on your Star Micronics printer.Splash Cover Installation (PDF)Supported Printers: TSP100, TSP100III, TSP650, TSP650II, TSP700IISupported Interfaces: ALL

Enabling Multi Session on the IFBD-HE07/08 Ethernet Card

IntroductionThis application note shows how to enable Multi Session on IFBD-HE07/08 ethernet cards. This documentation covers enabling this setting by browser and command prompt, so choose the method most comfortable.Supported Printers: TSP650II, TSP650, TSP700II, TSP800II, TUP500, SP500, SP700, HSP7000, FVP-10, TSP1000Supported Interfaces: Ethernet (IFBD-HE07/08 Card)When Is Multi Session Needed?Enable Multi Session to ensure compatibility when […]

Setting Up Graphics on TSP100 using futurePRNT

IntroductionHow to use the futurePRNT Configuration Utility to brand and customize receipts with logos, coupons, and watermarks with NO changes to your existing POS software!Supported Printers: TSP100 seriesSupported Interfaces: USB, PoweredUSB, Ethernet, WirelessSupported Environments: Windows 10 (32bit/64bit), Windows 8.1 (32bit/64bit), Windows 8 (32bit/64bit) Windows 7(32bit/64bit)Adding Graphics to futurePRNTEnsure the TSP100 futurePRNT driver is installed on […]

Can I use a Serial to USB or Parallel to USB adapter with my Star Micronics printer?

As a leading POS printer manufacturer, Star Micronics provides support for Serial, Parallel, USB, Powered USB, and Ethernet printing*.Star Micronics cannot support the use of adapters with our printers for two main reasons:There are no clearly defined standards for creating X to Y adaptersThere are far too many adapter manufacturers in the marketplace to test […]