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Modifying Printer Settings in StarPRNT Utility

Introduction:This application note explains how to modify internal Star printer settings, also referred to as Memory Switches or Soft Switches. 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 Printer Emulation: Star Line Mode (Default), ESC/POS ModeSupported Interfaces: Ethernet*, USB, […]

How to set up Wi-Fi dongle for Star CloudPRNT, WebPRNT, or AirPRNT

Introduction: How to set up a star wireless printer with a USB WI-FI dongle. This is only compatible with the IFBD-HI01x/02x Supported Printers: TSP654II, TSP700II, TSP800II, SP700 Supported Interfaces: CloudPRNT, AirPRNT, and WebPRNT with a Wi-Fi dongle Supported Environments: Any OS Devices Needed: Host device (Windows, Linux, Mac Computer, iPad/iPhone, Android device), supported Wi-Fi dongle […]

Installing a Star USB Printer on Mac OS using CUPS

Introduction:How to install the Star Desktop USB printers on Mac OSSupported Printers: TSP100U, TSP100IIU, TSP100IIIU, TSP650IIU, TSP700IIU, TSP800IIU, mc-Print 2, mc-Print 3Supported Interfaces: USB.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 file.  The screen below appears by double-clicking the expanded <starcupsdrv-x.xx.x_mac> file. […]

Installing a Desktop USB Printer in Windows with the StarPRNT Driver

Introduction: This application note explains how to install a Star Desktop USB Printer using the StarPRNT Intelligence Driver/Configuration Utility package. While these instructions were written using the TSP650II as an example, this document suffices for the models shown below.Supported Printers: FVP10, TSP650, TSP650II, TSP700II, TSP800II, SP700, SP500, TUP500Supported Interfaces: USB, Powered USBSupported Environments: Windows 10 […]

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 […]