What is StarIO and how can I find the latest release?

The information below is for archival purposes. To find the latest information on Star SDKs please visit our developer site. An SDK (Software Development Kit) is a package allowing developers to easily integrate 3rd party products into their own software applications. Star’s SDK includes two crucial ways to quicken integration time: StarIO and Sample Code. […]

How can I submit an App to Apple’s App Store?

In order to offer your app on the Apple iTunes App Store, your app needs to be approved by the Apple MFi program before you submit it to the Apple iTunes App Store. Please follow the instruction below. Desktop Printers: TSP100IIIU, TSP100IIIBI, TSP650IIBI, TSP700IIBI, TSP800IIBI, FVP10UBI, mPOP, MCP31L, MCP31LB, MCP21LB Portable Printers: SM-S220i, SM-S230i, SM-T300i, […]

How do I integrate my Star POS Printer with my iOS or Android POS Software

Printing from an iOS or Android mobile device (tablets, smartphones) to a POS printer is a swift experience if the app you are printing from integrated support for your printer. Due to the design of mobile operating systems (mOS), mobile devices do not offer a printing queue system similar to the ones using Windows, Mac, […]

Where can I find the SDK and programming info for Star printers?

Star Micronics offers various SDKs and programming info for your Star printers, to help developers easily integrate their software. To download these SDKs, please visit the Star Micronics Developers Section. For CloudPRNT, please see the CloudPRNT Developer Guide.

How to install OPOS or JavaPOS on TSP100 Series on Windows OS

Introduction  This application note shows how to install OPOS or JavaPOS driver on the Star TSP100 printer on Windows OS. Note: The TSOP100ECO (TSP143IIU) printer was used as an example in this application note, but this document applies to all printer models shown below   Supported Printers: TSP100series (TSP100IIIU, TSP100IIIBI, TSP100IIILAN, TSP100IIIW, TSP100GT, TSP100LAN, TSP100ECO, […]

How to change Emulation of SK1-211/SK1-311 from StarPRNT to ESC/POS & viceversa

Introduction: This Application Note explains how to change the emulation from StarPRNT to ESC/POS or ESC/POS to StarPRNT on the SK1- 311 and SK1-211 kiosk printers. Supported Printers: SK1-311/SK1-211Supported Interfaces: Serial and USBSupported Environments: N/A   Changing Emulation Between StarPRNT and ESC/POS Method 1: Operation Method 1) Power printer [OFF] and open the paper cover […]