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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 do I read the “Error Status or LED Codes” for my Star Micronics printer?

The purpose of this page is to provide the maximum information to determine the printer’s error and its solution. The way our printers are diagnosed are through the Power and Error lights, They are called Error Indicators. The error and the power lights will blink at different intervals which will mean a different type of […]

How to Install Star Ethernet (LAN) printer on Fedora Linux OS

IntroductionThis application note explains how to install various Star Ethernet Printers on the Fedora Linux OS. While this document was developed using the TSP100, it is applicable to the printers listed below.Supported Printers: TSP100III, TSP650II, SP700, TSP800II, TSP700II.Supported Interfaces: Ethernet (LAN).Supported Environments: Fedora Linux. Download the CUPS_for_Linux driver from our Global Support Website.NOTE: Extract the […]

How to Install Star Ethernet (LAN) printer on Ubuntu Linux OS

IntroductionThis application note explains how to install various Star Ethernet Printers on the Ubuntu Linux OS. While this document was developed using the TSP800, it is applicable to the printers listed below.Supported Printers: TSP100III, TSP650II, SP700, TSP800II, TSP700II.Supported Interfaces: Ethernet (LAN).Supported Environments: Ubuntu Linux. Download the CUPS_for_Linux driver from our Global Support Website.NOTE: Extract the […]

Installing a Desktop Ethernet or Wi-Fi Printer in Windows using the StarPRNT Utility

Introduction:This application note shows how to install a Star Desktop Ethernet or Wi-Fi Printer using the StarPRNT Intelligence Driver/Configuration Utility package. While these instructions were written using the TSP700II, this document suffices for the below models.Supported Printers: FVP10, TSP650, TSP650II, TSP700II, TSP800II, SP700, SP500, TUP500Supported Interfaces: Ethernet, Wi-FiSupported Environments: Windows 10 (32/64-bit), Windows 8 (32/64-bit) […]

Installing a Star Ethernet (LAN) Printer on Mac OS using CUPS

IntroductionThis application note shows how to install the Star Ethernet Desktop printers on Mac OSSupported Printers: TSP100LAN, TSP100IIILAN, TSP100IIIW, TSP650IILAN, TSP700IILAN, TSP800IILAN, mc-Print 3, mc-Print 2Supported Interfaces: LAN, Wi-Fi.Supported Environments: Mac OS Installing Star CUPS DriverPlace the “starcupsdrv-x.xx.x_mac_yyyymmdd.zip” file on your desktop and expand it by double-clicking on the file.  The screen below appears by […]

How To Change Margins and Fix Paper Size Issues

Driver Settings and Format IssuesIntroduction: This Application Note explains potential driver settings for addressing issues such as long receipts with blank space, margin and format issues, and font size when printing from POS applications that are either web-based (accessed through a web browser) or applications that are installed locally on the computer and using the […]