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?

Fix Error Light: If a printer is malfunctioning, the LED indicators located on the operation or control panel will report the printer error condition. Each LED pattern indicates a specific condition error. For cross reference between LED indications and errors on your printer, refer to the user manual of the product in use. User manuals […]

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

Introduction This 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 […]

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

Introduction This 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 […]

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

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

How To Change Margins and Fix Paper Size Issues

Driver Settings and Format Issues Introduction: 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 […]