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Asure 2009 ID Card Software – Setting RGB Font Colors

Steps to set custom colors using RGB settings.
1. Click the font color box.
2. Select the “Custom” tab
3. Right click on one of the white boxes near the bottom of the custom page.  This will open the color window that will allow you to define custom colors using RGB settings.
4. Click the “add to custom colors” button and the new color will be added to the color palate.

RGB

The white box that was selected with the right click will contain the new color. The RGB settings will be displayed on the font color box.

RGB

More Asure 2009 installation tips:

Installing Asure ID 2009
Attaching a My SQL database to Asure ID 2009

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Asure ID 2009 – Installation Instructions

1. Place the Asure ID 2009 software CD in the computer. The program should start automatically.  If it does not start, browse to the CD ROM drive and run the “Asure_ID_2009_Setup.exe”.

2. The Select Setup Language screen should appear. Choose the appropriate language and select “ok”.

Select Setup Language

3. The Wizard will begin by checking for required pre-requisites. Click “Next” to load the pre-requisites.

Installation Wizard

4. The next screen is the first screen of the actual loading of the software. Keep in mind, that if the computer already has all of the pre-requisites installed this will be the screen shown after the start of the installation. Click “Next” to begin installing the software on the computer.

Installation Wizard

5. The Software License Agreement will display next. The Terms of the Agreement MUST be accepted to continue with the installation.

Installation Wizard

5. The next screen is the final screen before the files are copied to the computer. Click “Next” to start copying the files to the computer.

Installation Wizard

6. This is the final screen shot showing that the software has been installed and is now ready to use.  Please make reference to the Note on this screen:

The User ID and Password to use on first use is “admin””.

Click “Finish” to exit the installation program.

Installation Wizard

 

Assistance in setting up a MySQL database for Asure ID 2009 is also available.

For more information about Asure ID 2009 ID Card Software, contact our id card specialists at 888-485-4696.

Asure ID 2009 – Setting up a MySQL as the Native Database

Steps to setting up a MySQL database for Asure ID 2009

1. Have your SQL database administrator create a database instance for Asure ID 2009 to use. The administrator needs to grant full read/write privileges for the security setting for this database instance.

2. The SQL database adminstrator needs to run the table creation script. Normally you will find this script in C:\Program Files\HID Global\Asure ID 2009\Scripts

3. Once the script has been run to create the tables, Asure ID 2009 can now be connected to the database.

4. Under the start menu, choose the “Data Connection Wizard”. To do this, go to your All Programs option down by your start function. Choose HID Global. Select Asure ID 2009. Then, select Data Connection Wizard.

5. Follow the attached screens to use the wizard.

Click next to continue setting up the customer database configuration for Asure 2009in your screen shot as shown below.

Data Connection Wizard

b. Next the wizard will need to confirm the type of custom database Asure ID 2009 will connect to. In this case, choose “Microsoft SQL Server” and click “Next”

Data Connection Wizard

c. Next is the general data connect window for SQL Server. Under “Server Name” the name of the SQL Server needs to be entered. Then, under “Initial Catalog” the place the name of the Database Instance that the SQL Database Administrator set up for Asure ID 2009 to use. For the “User Name and Password” use the information the SQL Database Admin set up. It can either be a specified user name
and password or it can be set up to “Use Integrated Security” which means that who ever logged on to the computer could access it. Once it is all filled out, click “Next”.

Data Connection Wizard

d. The wizard is now complete. You can click the “Test” button to test the connection to the SQL Database.

Data Connection Wizard

e. Click “Finish” to exit the wizard.

The log in for Asure 2009 now that it is connected to the SQL Database is:
User Name: admin
Password: admin

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Asure ID 5.x Software Upgrade

Asure Enterprise

** PLEASE NOTE THAT ASURE ID 5.X IS NO LONGER AVAILABLE OR SUPPORTED BY THE CREATOR (HID GLOBAL / FARGO). THE ONLY CURRENTLY AVAILABLE AND SUPPORTED VERSION IS ASURE ID 7.X. **

If you have an earlier version of Asure ID 5.x before the Asure 5.7 version, you may find it necessary to update the software if you wish to add a signature tablet or scanner to the id card software.

To update the older version of software, you can download the Zip file for the Asure ID 5.7.3 update patch here: <link removed – obsolete>

Just download and save the files onto your computer. Once finished, you will be able to update your software to this version.

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Asure ID 2009 Software Download – Trial

Want to test the new Asure ID 2009 ID Card Software? Use the link below for a free trial download.

Asure ID 2009

Download Asure ID 2009 Trial

Asure ID 2009 is a card personalization software which provides id card issuers with a new interface and a complete package of custom card printing options.

The software is easy to learn and is full of features that will provide capabilities of card issuance and card management for both small and large organizations.

Download the Asure ID 2009 Brochure.

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Asure ID 2009

Asure ID 2009

Asure ID 2009 is the new release beginning today of the popular Asure ID card software. The card personalization software provides id card issuers with a new interface and a complete package of custom card printing options.

The software is easy to learn and is full of features that will provide capabilities of card issuance and card management for both small and large organizations.

Simple IDs or highly secure smart cards can be issued with easy using the new interface. The software is built onf Microsoft .NET technology to increase stability and interoperability.

There are four editions of the software with increased levels of capability.

* Asure ID Solo™ – Intuitive, entry-level card personalization software.
* Asure ID Express™ – Easy-to-use, standalone card personalization software.
* Asure ID Enterprise™ – Networkable edition allows multiple workstations to share a common database.
* Asure ID Exchange™ – Designed for sophisticated secure credential applications, this networkable edition provides advanced smart card functionally.

Download the Asure ID 2009 Brochure.

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Asure ID Software – Which version is right for your application?

Asure Enterprise

The various versions of id card software by Asure sometimes is a complex process to wade through. It is important to consider what requirements the current organization needs in their id card uses as well as what might be required out of the id card in a couple of years. This software will last for some time and will need to encompass the abilities of id card printing for the foreseeable future.

One way to make sure that you make the best decision in selecting the Asure ID software version is to review the features of each product to see if your current and possibily future requirements may be defined and the correct software version selected.

The inital review may be best found by looking at the product selection guide that Asure ID makers have put together indicating the capabilities of each software version. Once that is reviewed, usually the decision can be narrowed into about what is needed. At that point, a specialist from an id card company can confirm the decision and provide the best possible options for smooth id card making.

For additional information about Asure ID Card Software, id card printer systems or badge attachments, contact us for a free consultation at 888-485-4696.

Asure ID Express

Asure ID software is powerful id card design and printing software made by HID. The software is trusted by organizations of all sizes and is rich in features and easy to learn. The software is able to provide card design, data management, card production and developer tool benefits to provide the capability to produce professional id cards for groups, organizations and business.

The Asure ID Express is the stand alone photo id software. Containing many powerful features, this software exceeds the requirements of most small to medium businesses or high school applications. Following are the features of the Asure ID Express Software available in the versions of 5.x.

      Password log-on with definable user privileges

 

      Languages supported: English, French, German, Spanish

 

      Native support for MS Access

 

      Internet enabled (Send cards to an Asure ID Card Service Bureau for backup or primary card production.)

 

      Dual-sided template designs

 

      Supports all field types

 

      Add data fields

 

      Add photo fields

 

      Add signature fields

 

      Import logos

 

      Add linear bar codes

 

      Add magnetic stripe

 

      Set conditional design and print rules

 

      Save and search records(Storage limitations based on MS Access)

 

      Dual-sided printing

 

      Batch printing

 

      Integrated photo capture

 

      Integrated signature capture

 

      ODBC import

 

      Live Link™ (Real time data exchange – MS Access – single table only)

 

      Custom reports

 

    Optional Annual/multi-year support packages

For specific information about Asure ID Express, other Asure ID software versions or additional id card software options, contact our id card experts at 888-485-4696.

Asure ID Software – Color Matching

Asure Enterprise

Your id card printer system is set up, you have designed your badge and print the first card. The graphics and text look awesome, except for one thing. The colors printed just don’t match the color you were expecting. If you have calibrated the ribbon and things still don’t work out for your card colors, you may need to adjust settings in your Asure ID card software. The following are steps that allow adjustment to the color output within the software settings:

1. In the software card design center, click on the red or blue bar.
2. Go to properties.
3. In the lower right corner, click on the field color. It says select color.
4. Click on define custom colors.
5. Adjust the color palette and run a test print.

The above adjustments will adjust the color on the computer monitor as well and the monitor view may not look correct. Focus on the card output and adjust as needed to get the desired output.

For additional information about Asure ID Card Software, id card printer systems or badge attachments, contact us for a free consultation at 888-485-4696.

Asure ID Software – Adding Data and Photos to the Database

SafeCardID.com offers a free training video which demonstrates how to add cardholder data to the database and import pictures from a TWAIN driver camera or computer folder to complete a custom badge ready for printing.

For additional information about Asure ID Card Software, id card printer systems or badge attachments, contact us for a free consultation at 888-485-4696.