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How to Store and Edit Logos and other Graphics Using StarPRNT

IntroductionThis application note explains how to import, modify, and assign monochrome graphics to be stored in a Star Printer. StarPRNT offers an easy-to use management system for logos, coupons and other image files. While these instructions were written using the TSP700II printer, this document applies to all the models listed models.Supported Printers: FVP10, TSP650II, TSP700II, […]

Opening the Cash Drawer from the Windows Command Prompt

Introduction This application note explains how to open a cash drawer connected to the Star Printer through the Windows Command Prompt. These instructions apply for all Star Printers that support cash drawers.   Supported Printers: TSP100 Series, mC-Print Series, TSP650II, FVP10, TSP700II, TSP800II, TSP1000, SP700 Supported Interfaces: Serial, Parallel, USB Applicable Environments: Windows 10 (32/64-bit), […]

How to change Emulation on Star Desktop Printers

IntroductionThis application note details how to change the printer language emulation of the below listed star printers from StarLine to ESC/POS mode.Supported Printers: TSP650, TSP650II, TSP700II, FVP-10, SP500, SP700, TSP800IISupported Interfaces: AllSupported Environments: AllDIP Switch SettingsNOTE: Before proceeding, please ensure the printer is OFF and unplugged. Changing the printer’s emulation only entails switching the corresponding […]

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 error. […]

How to setup WebPRNT Browser for iOS

Introduction:How to setup the star WebPRNT browser on an iOS device for use with compatible Bluetooth PrintersSupported Printers: TSP650II, TSP700II, TSP800II, mPOP, SM-L and SM-T portable printers.Supported Interfaces: Bluetooth.Supported Environments: iOS.Download and Install “Star WebPRNT Browser” from the App store.Pair your Bluetooth printer to your iOS device.Open Setting on your device and click on webPRNTSpecify […]

Importing and Exporting Settings in StarPRNT

Introduction:This application note explains how to import and export settings in StarPRNT. Especially useful for reducing time needed for customizing multiple printer installations and backups, this feature enables users to configure all settings once and then export them as an XML file. This XML file can then be imported on other systems to replicate all […]

Setup OPOS Driver with Star Printers using StarPRNT Utility

Introduction:This application note shows how to add a Star Printer and a cash drawer attachment as OPOS devices. While these instructions were written using the TSP700II, this document suffices for the below models.Supported Printers: FVP10, TSP650, TSP700II, TSP800II, SP700, SP500, TUP500*, TUP900*Supported Interfaces: Ethernet**, USB, Powered USB, Serial, ParallelSupported Environments: Windows 10 (32/64-bit) Windows 7 […]

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 […]

Adjust the sensor sensitivity of the TSP700II and TSP800II printers

Introduction:This application note explains how to adjust the sensor sensitivity of the TSP700II and TSP800II printers. The sensitivity of the sensor is calibrated at the factory, so sensor adjustment is not necessary under ordinary conditions. However, you may need to make adjustments when using non-recommended paper or when the surrounding environment prevents the sensor from […]