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Pairing Bluetooth Portable Printer with iOS

Introduction:This application note shows how to pair and test the Bluetooth Portable printer with an iOS device.Supported Printers: SM-S230i, SM-T400i, SMT-300i, SM-S220iSupported Interfaces: BluetoothSupported Environments: iOS devicesPair portable printer with an iOS devicePerform a self-test page on the printer. This is accomplished by pressing both Feed and Mode button while turning the power on. Once […]

How To Install Portable Star Micronics Printers on Windows

Introduction:This application note shows how to install a portable printer on Windows via Bluetooth.Supported Printers: SM-S230i, SM-T400i, SMT-300, SM-S220i, L200, L300Supported Interfaces: BluetoothSupported OS: Windows 10 (x32bit/x64bit), Windows 8.1 (x32bit/x64bits), Windows 8 (x32bit/x64bit), Windows 7 (x32bit/x64bit)Installation of Portable Printer software and DriverDownload StarPRNT software for portables: click the download zip folder and choose Extract […]

How to change Emulation on Portable Star Micronics Printers

Introduction:This application note demonstrates how to switch emulation modes of portable Star Micronics printers from ESC/POS to StarPRNT and viceversaSupported Printers: SM-S220i, SM-S230i, SM-T300, SM-T300i and SM-T400iSupported Interfaces: BluetoothNote:  SM-L200 and SM-L300 do not support ESC/POS emulationSwitching emulation on the SM-T300i and SM-T400i1.  Print a self-test on the printer: With the printer [OFF], hold both […]

How to Change the Bluetooth Mode on Portable Printers

Introduction: The printer models listed below support Bluetooth communication with iOS (Apple), Android and Windows devices (Tables, smartphones, computers) with the corresponding Bluetooth mode setup. This Application Note explains how to switch the Bluetooth mode of a Star portable printer to support the host device’s operating system Supported Printers: SM-S220i, SM-S230i, SM-T300i, SM–T300i2, SM-T400i. Supported Interfaces: Bluetooth Switch […]