Wonder what all the fuss is when you speak with our ID experts and they advise you to make sure your camera has a TWAIN driver for the best results in making photo id badges? Without a TWAIN driver, your process of taking photos for your ID cards goes something like this:
1. Have [...]
When a customer purchaes an ID card printer from us, they often ask what comes with the printer.
When purchasing a standard printer from our shopping cart, the printer does not normally include a printer ribbon or PVC cards. This printer purchase typically includes the printer, necessary cables and driver disks to set up the [...]
Your id card printer contains a small computer program inside the printer called firmware. The program controls different parts of the printer such as the internal sensors, printhead and motherboard.
The firmware program routinely updated by the manufacturer. These updates help to correct bugs and expand the capabilities of the printer. It is best to [...]
You have decided to use adhesive backed cards for your identification card printing. This will allow you to combine your access card with your photo identification card so that employees will have one less thing to keep track of.
When this decision is made, it is beneficial, but often there is printing issues with [...]
You have been placed in charge of researching ID card printer systems for your organization. They have asked to you locate and recommend the best printer system for your business needs. Following are some items that your ID card integrator will ask to help you select the best printer system for your needs.
Current Card [...]
It is frustrating to have gotten so far. You have designed the ID card layout and gotten all the approvals. You have obtained all of the custom information about each card, double checked the database of information and gotten the information imported into the ID card software. Pictures for each employee have been matched [...]
Question to our Technical Support Staff:
My bar code will not read when placing the card on/in the scanner.
One of the reasons that the bar code will not read may be that the printer driver settings are incorrect in the id card printer that is printing on the PVC card. The id [...]
It is important to clean your id card printer for optimal performance. Although printers do not require an extreme amount of maintenance, the printers do need to reside in a clean area and have clean components for best printing results.
An easy way to maintain the printer is to obtain and use a cleaning [...]
Many id card printers provided to groups and organizations are single sided id card printers. These printers are able to print single color or full color printing on one side of the card. Things go along smoothly for a while, and then someone from the organization decides that it would be nice to be [...]
When installing a new id card printer, one of the first steps is to install the printer driver. The driver is located on the CD that is included with the printer.
When the driver is installed, an instructional window will advise you to connect the id card printer to the PC. To do this, [...]