XID 8300 Ethernet Printer Driver

XID 8300 Ethernet Printer Driver
Instruction Manual
Rev. 1.0 – 11 2009
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Welcome to the EDIsecure XID 8300 Ethernet Printer Driver. This manual will help to understand this
Software and use it with best results on the printed cards. Please note that this software runs on the following
systems:
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Microsoft Windows Vista ™ 32 bit
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Microsoft Windows XP 32 bit (Service Pack 2)
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Microsoft Windows 2000 Professional 32 bit (Service Pack 4)
This manual and the software described in it are copyrighted
© 2009 Digital Identification Solutions Group. All rights reserved.
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EDIsecure and IDExpert are registered trademarks of Digital Identification Solutions AG.
All other trademarks and service marks are the property of their respective owners.
Illustrations used in this manual may differ slightly from the actual product.
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Table of Contents
1 Printer Driver Settings ...................................................................................................................................... 4
1.1 [Setup] Tab Sheet ...................................................................................................................................... 4
1.2 [Print] Tab sheet......................................................................................................................................... 5
1.2.1 [Printing Area] Dialog .......................................................................................................................... 6
1.2.2 [Color Adjustment] Dialog ................................................................................................................... 8
1.2.3 [Lookup Table] Dialog ......................................................................................................................... 8
1.2.4 [Dither] Dialog...................................................................................................................................... 9
1.2.5 [UV ink] Dialog..................................................................................................................................... 9
1.2.6 [Printer Settings] Dialog .................................................................................................................... 14
1.3 [Encode] Tab sheet.................................................................................................................................. 15
1.4 [Laminate] Tab sheet ............................................................................................................................... 16
1.5 [Configuration] Tab sheet ........................................................................................................................ 17
1.6 [Version] Tab sheet.................................................................................................................................. 17
2 Port Monitor Settings ...................................................................................................................................... 18
2.1 [Properties] Tab Sheet ............................................................................................................................. 18
2.2 [Version] Tab Sheet ................................................................................................................................. 18
2.3 Error Code List......................................................................................................................................... 19
3 Inline Encoding ............................................................................................................................................... 21
3.1 Inline Encoding Format ............................................................................................................................ 21
3.2 Character Code Table.............................................................................................................................. 22
4 Setting Example ............................................................................................................................................. 23
4.1 Print Setting Example .............................................................................................................................. 23
4.1.1 Single-Sided Printing (Landscape).................................................................................................... 23
4.1.2 Single-Sided Printing (Portrait).......................................................................................................... 24
4.1.3 Double-Sided Printing (Standard) ..................................................................................................... 25
4.1.4 Double-Sided Printing (For Lamination)............................................................................................ 26
4.1.5 Single-Sided UV Printing................................................................................................................... 27
4.1.6 Page Split .......................................................................................................................................... 28
4.2 Encoding Example ................................................................................................................................... 29
4.2.1 Encoding without Printing.................................................................................................................. 29
4.2.2 Encoding with Printing (ISO magnetic stripe card) ........................................................................... 30
4.2.3 Encoding with Printing (JIS magnetic stripe card) ............................................................................ 31
4.3 Diagram on Card Turning ........................................................................................................................ 32
5 FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions) ............................................................................................................... 33
5.1 About Print Settings ................................................................................................................................. 33
5.2 About Special Ink ..................................................................................................................................... 33
5.3 Others ...................................................................................................................................................... 34
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1 Printer Driver Settings
1.1 [Setup] Tab Sheet
Item
Orientation
Portrait
Landscape
Number of copies
Settings for turns over the card
Turns over the card after loading
Load…
Save…
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Settings for printing orientation.
Print with shorter edge of the card on top.
Print with longer edge of the card on top.
The number of copies to issue. Enter a number up to 999.
Settings for turns over the card.
Turns over the card after loading.
Loads setting information from a specified file.
Saves setting information to a specified file.
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1.2 [Print] Tab sheet
Item
Print
Print on both sides
Print the back side first
Front side
Print mode
Description
Executes printing.
Prints both sides of the card.
Prints the image on the back side first when printing on both
sides of the card.
Print settings for the front side of the card.
Ink list. Specify the ink to use for printing.
Caution:
Print error occurs if an ink that is not mounted to
the printer is selected.
1 YMC
Prints using the YMC ink.
2 K
Prints using the Resin K ink.
3 YMCK
Prints using the YMC ink and Resin K ink.
5 K + UV
Prints using the Resin K ink.
Prints the setting data in the [UV ink] dialog using the UV ink.
6 YMCK + UV
Prints using the YMC ink and Resin K ink.
Prints the setting data in the [UV ink] dialog using the UV ink.
Caution:
On the control specification of the printer, when you print using 5 color ink ribbon
(YMCK+UV, YMCKK, etc.), it is necessary to print with Resin K ink.
Item
Resin K ink
Description
For specifying the component to print using the Resin K ink.
Extraction
Prints the black color component on each page using the
Resin K ink.
Only text
Prints only the black color text using the Resin K ink.
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All
Description
Prints all black color components using the Resin K ink.
With YMC ink
Prints the background of the specified black color component
using the YMC ink.
Page split
Prints all components on a specific page using the Resin K
ink.
Security erase
Rotate by 180
Back side
Enable the printing area
Enables the Resin K security feature.
Prints the page upside down.
Print settings for the back side of the card.
(Refer to settings for the front side.)
Prints in the specified area.
Set a value in the [Printing Area] dialog.
Settings…
Enable the color adjustment
Opens the [Printing Area] dialog.
Adjusts the color.
Set a value in the [Color Adjustment] dialog.
Settings…
Enable the look-up table
Opens the [Color Adjustment] dialog.
Uses the look-up table.
Set a value in the [Look-up Table] dialog.
Settings…
Dither
UV ink
Enable the printer settings
Opens the [Look-up Table] dialog.
For specifying settings related to dithering.
For specifying settings related to UV ink print data.
For specifying settings of the printer unit.
Set a value in the [Printer Settings] dialog.
Settings…
Opens the [Printer Settings] dialog.
1.2.1 [Printing Area] Dialog
Item
Area
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Settings related to the printing area using Special ink 2 or areas
not to be printed using all YMCKUV inks.
Printing area information.
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X
Item
Description
Start X-coordinate of the printing area by millimeter.
Y
Start Y-coordinate of the printing area by millimeter.
W
Width of the printing area by millimeter.
H
Height of the printing area by millimeter.
Ink
Ink valid for the printing area.
1. SP-Ink2 : Area to print using the Special ink 2.
2. YMCK : Area not to be printed using all YMCKUV inks.
Side
The side of the card for which the printing area is valid.
1. Front
: Front side
2. Back
: Back side
Registers the input data. You can enter up to 8 input data.
Deletes the information selected in the list.
Deletes all registered information.
Print density of the special ink 2.
Do not change the following values.
E1 : 225 ,
E2 : 160 ,
E3 : 160
Add
Delete
Delete All
SP-ink2 energy
E1, E2, E3
Caution: Each of the set values must satisfy the following
requirements.
Caution:
Special ink 2(SP-Ink2) can be used by a printer with PO (peel off) print function. Please
consult our authorized dealers for details.
The following values are recommendation when you print with PO (peel off) function on the magnetic stripe
area of the card.
X
0
0
Y
0
0
W
87.46
87.46
H
13.89
15.92
Ink
1 (SP-Ink2)
2 (YMCK)
Side
1 (Front)
1 (Front)
Remarks:
The input value of the text box may differ from the value of the “Printing area information”
portion by an accidental error in calculation.
Note:
The printing starting position that is set with application software may not match with the
above mentioned X=0 and Y=0.
It is not possible to print on the card about 1mm from the edge of the picture. Please refer to
figure in page 33 for details.
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1.2.2 [Color Adjustment] Dialog
Item
Description
Settings related to color adjustment.
Brightness level.
Contrast level.
Hue level.
Gamma level.
Restores the settings to default values.
Brightness
Contrast
Hue
Gamma
Default
1.2.3 [Lookup Table] Dialog
Item
Name
File
Add
Delete
Delete All
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Settings related to the look-up table.
Registered name of the look-up table file. You can enter a
name up to 30 characters.
Look-up table file. Click the [Select] button to select a file.
Registers the input data. You can enter up to 16 input data.
Deletes the information selected in the list.
Deletes all registered information.
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The structure of the look-up table file is as follows.
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Data format of the file is CSV (Comma Separated Values).
Delimiter character is comma (ASCII character code: 0x2c) or LF (Line Feed = ASCII character code:
0x0A).
There is a total of 1024 fields. This is comprised of four planes, each containing 256 fields.
The planes are arranged in the order of yellow, magenta, cyan, and black colors.
The value of each field ranges between 0 and 255.
1.2.4 [Dither] Dialog
Item
Description
Settings related to dithering.
Image adjustment
Dark
(0)
Light
Default
Caution:
This setting is valid only when the [Mode] item inside the [Print]
tab is specified as 2.K or 5.K+UV, and when Page split is
selected for [Resin K ink].
Image adjustment value.
Darkens the printed image after dithering.
Default value.
Brightens the printed image after dithering.
Restores the settings to the default values.
1.2.5 [UV ink] Dialog
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Item
Description
Settings related to the data to be printed using the UV ink.
Settings of “MAC address position” and “Number of panels using
the retransfer film” are in this section.
Front side
Extraction
Caution:
This setting is valid only when the [Mode] item of the [Print] tab
is specified as 5.K+UV or 6.YMCK+UV.
Settings for the front side of the card.
Prints the following color component on each page using the
UV ink.
Refer to [Caution *1].
Text
Prints the text of a specified color using the UV ink with
maximum density.
Note: White and black colors cannot be selected.
File
Prints the picture files registered by list of “File information”
using the UV ink.
Page split
No printing color
MAC address position
Back side
Prints all components on a specific page using the UV ink
with 256 gradations. Page split is divided in order of YMC ink,
Resin K ink and UV ink.
Refer to [Caution *2].
Selected color is not printed using the UV ink.
Note1:
The background of UV ink picture is specified here. Paint over
the background of picture by a specific color using graphic
software etc. If background color is the same as part of the
picture, it will not be printed. So please select background color
carefully.
Note2:
The color selected here does not influence the color specified by
[Extraction]-[Text]. Even when the same color is selected, the
text of the color is printed.
The network (Ethernet) MAC address of the printer is printed at
the following specified position using the UV ink.
1. Upper Right : Upper right position
2. Lower Left : Lower left position
Refer to [Caution *3].
Settings for the back side of the card.
(Refer to settings for the front side)
Settings related to the printing picture file using the UV ink.
Note:
This setting is valid when the [Extraction]-[File] is specified at
front side or back side.
Name
Registered name of the picture file. You can enter a name up to
30 characters.
File
Picture file. Click the [Select] button to select a file.
Refer to [Caution *4].
X
Start X-coordinate of the printing picture file by millimeter.
When [Landscape] at [Orientation] inside [Setup] tab is set, the
value is 0.00 to 87.4. When [Portrait] is set, the value is 0.00 to
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Item
Description
55.9. The data which is outside of the printing area is not
printed.
Y
Start Y-coordinate of the printing picture file by millimeter.
When [Landscape] at [Orientation] inside [Setup] tab is set, the
value is 0.00 to 55.9. When [Portrait] is set, the value is 0.00 to
87.4. The data which is outside of the printing area is not
printed.
Side
The side of the card for which the printing area is valid.
1. Front
: Front side
2. Back
: Back side
Registers input data. You can enter up to 8 input data
Deletes the information selected in the list.
Deletes all registered information.
Number of panels using the retransfer film.
Auto:
When the data of other ink does not overlap with
the printing point of UV ink, it prints automatically
using the retransfer film of 1 panel.
1 panel: Always prints using the retransfer film of 1 panel.
However, when the data of other ink overlaps with
the printing point of UV ink, the data of other ink is
adjusted.
2 panels: Always prints using the retransfer film of 2 panel.
Add
Delete
Delete all
Number of panels using the
retransfer film
Refer to [Caution *5].
Caution *1:
About the priority of printing data.
1) An extracted text has the priority higher than a picture file, and is always printed on
the top surface.
2) The picture file is processed in order of registration. When the printing range
overlaps, the data of the picture file registered later overwrites former data.
Caution *2:
The page number of the printing document and the setup of [Page split] become the
following examples.
When the [Page split] is not set, extracts the data of UV ink from the data of YMC ink, or uses the picture file
for UV ink.
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Caution *3:
About the MAC address position.
1) In the case of UV print, the printer always prints the MAC address.
2) The position of MAC address can be set up separately to front-side and back-side by the printer
driver. The following two positions can be chosen.
The above setting of MAC address is always effective regardless of the printer unit setting. Indicated data
shows the relative position from the starting point of the picture. So actual printing position on the card will
include some difference from the above mentioned indicated data.
Note:
The printing starting position that is set with application software may not match with the
above mentioned X=0 and Y=0. It is not possible to print on the card about 1mm from the
edge of the picture. Please refer to figure in page 33 for details.
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Caution *4:
The following file type of Windows Bitmap (*.BMP) are supported.
Caution *5:
The number of panels using the retransfer film at the time of printing are as follows.
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The target printing data are compared per Pixel and judged whether there is any overlap. The priority of the
number of printing panels is given to “Prints by 2 panel”.
When you print using the Resin K and UV ink by 1 panel, there is no UV effect in Resin K ink portion of the
printing result.
1.2.6 [Printer Settings] Dialog
Item
Resin K ink print level
UV ink print level
Special ink 2 print level
Resin K ink print mode
MG Print
(MG JIS)
Cooling Time
Retransfer
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Settings related to the printer.
Tick () the setting item to enable, followed by specifying a
value. Doing so prints the data using the set values.
When this is disabled, data is printed using the preset values of
the printer unit.
Print density of the Resin K ink.
Use the “+” values to increase, and the “-“ values to decrease
the density.
Print density of the UV ink. (optional)
Use the “+” values to increase, and the “-“ values to decrease
the density.
Print density of the Special ink 2. (optional)
Use the “+” values to increase, and the “-“ values to decrease
the density.
Print quality of the Resin K ink.
Selecting “fine” enhances the printing quality, but slows down
the printing speed.
For specifying the way to peel the retransfer film of cards that
come with a JIS magnetic stripe when the JIS MG unit is
mounted.
Time interval before peeling the retransfer film after retransfer is
complete.
Settings related to retransfer.
Click on the corresponding square to change the value.
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TEMP
SPEED
Bend remedy
Description
Note:
Setting a value toward the top right end increases the transfer
force, however heat deformation of the card will also be greater.
Temperature of the retransfer roller.
Retransfer speed.
Settings related to bend remedy.
Click on the corresponding square to change the value.
Note:
Setting a value toward the top right end increases the bend
remedy force, however impact of heat on the card will also be
greater.
To disable bend remedy, select the “Disable remedy” button.
TEMP
Temperature of the bend remedy roller.
SPEED
Bend remedy speed.
Caution
1) The optimal retransfer and bend remedy settings vary according to the card type as well as
environment in which the printer is used. As such, set the values after trying out under the
environment where it is to be used.
2) If the retransfer or bend remedy settings are different from the preset temperature of the printer, it
may take a while before printing starts.
3) There is only one standard retransfer temperature. Altering the retransfer temperature on one side
changes the temperature on the other side as well.
4) Bend remedy is effective when printing on only one side. Setting bend remedy to a high temperature
during double-sided printing may cause the card to deform significantly. As such, select the “Disable
remedy” button during double-sided printing.
5) When bend remedy is disabled using the “Disable remedy” button, the speed is automatically set to
the maximum value (+2).
6) If the bend remedy force becomes strong, the surface of remedy side will become lusterless.
1.3 [Encode] Tab sheet
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Item
Description
Non-contact IC encode
Allows writing of data to the non-contact IC.
Contact IC encode
Allows writing of data to the contact IC.
Turns over the card after IC
encoding
Magnetic encode
Turns over the card after writing data to the noncontact/contact IC.
Allows writing of data to the magnetic stripe.
Turns over the card after MG
encoding
Turns over the card after writing data to the magnetic stripe.
ISO Coercivity
Coercivity with respect to the ISO magnetic stripe card.
Selecting “Default” writes data using the preset coercivity
value of the printer.
1.4 [Laminate] Tab sheet
Item
Mode
A side
Description
Information on the card face. Specify the side of the card to
laminate.
Settings for side A of the card.
Tick () the setting item to enable, followed by specifying a
value. Doing so laminates the card using the set values. When
this is disabled, the card is laminated using the preset values of
the laminator unit.
Patch position
Value for adjusting the patch position.
Temperature
Transfer temperature.
Speed
Transfer speed
Card fan
Air volume of the cooling fan.
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Cool time
B side
Description
Card cooling time before laminating.
Settings for side B of the card. (Refer to settings for side A.)
Caution:
1) The optimal transfer temperature and speed settings vary according to the card type as well as the
environment in which the printer and laminator units are used. As such, set the values after trying out
under the environment where it is to be used.
2) If the transfer temperature is different from the preset temperature of the laminator unit, a longer time
may be required during printing.
3) Setting of high temperature and slow speed value increases the adhesive force, however heat
deformation of the card will also be greater.
1.5 [Configuration] Tab sheet
1.6 [Version] Tab sheet
Item
XID 8300 Card printer…
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Version and copyright information.
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2 Port Monitor Settings
2.1 [Properties] Tab Sheet
2.2 [Version] Tab Sheet
Item
XID 8300 Card printer…
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Version and copyright information.
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2.3 Error Code List
Below is a list of error codes for the printer unit. For details, refer to the printer unit’s instruction manual.
No.
1
2
3
4
5
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
15
16
17
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
27
28
29
30
Error Code
0x0102D000
0x0102D100
0x0102D300
0x0102D400
0x0102D500
0x0102D600
0x0102D700
0x0102DA00
0x0102DB00
0x0102DC00
0x0102DD00
0x0102FD00
0x0102FE00
0x0102****
0x01039000
0x01039100
0x01039200
0x01039300
0x01039400
0x01039500
0x0103A000
0x0103A100
0x0103AD00
0x0103AE00
0x0103B000
0x0103B100
0x0103BB00
0x0103****
0x0104****
0x01052700
0x01052B00
0x01052C00
0x01052D00
0x0105****
0x010B****
0x0142A200
0x0142B200
Description
No card, or card tray is open.
Printer door is open.
Printer is busy.
No ink ribbon cassette or retransfer film cassette.
Cleaning unit is not mounted.
Preheating.
Printer initializing.
Offline test in progress or cleaning in progress.
The operation panel is currently being used, or the
“transport mode” is selected.
Power-saving mode.
Password authentication is not complete.
Printer is not ready.
Failure in loading a card.
Card jam.
No card in the right paper feeder.
Retransfer film has been cut off.
Retransfer film is not detected.
Writing of magnetic encoding data failed.
Ink ribbon has been cut off.
Ink ribbon is not detected.
Card jam in the external IC unit.
Media error is detected.
Hardware error is detected.
Ink ribbon specification is incorrect.
Incorrect magnetic encoding data.
IC encoder is not mounted
Magnetic encoder is not mounted.
Command error is detected.
Retransfer film has run out.
Ink ribbon has run out.
Below is a list of error codes related to the printer driver.
No.
1
2
3
4
5
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0x02******
0x03002741
0x0300274C
0x03******
0x04000003
0x04000004
Description
Printer is not found.
Printer is not found.
Unexpected problems have occurred.
Printer has been disconnected.
Incorrect operation.
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No.
6
7
8
9
10
11
12
13
14
Error Code
0x04000005
0x0400000
0x04100001
0x04100021
0x04******
0x09******
0x10000103
0x10000201
0x10000202
15
16
17
0x10000203
0x10000301
0x10000302
18
19
20
21
22
23
24
25
26
0x10000303
0x10000401
0x10000403
0x10001001
0x10001002
0x10001003
0x10001004
0x10002000
0x1000200*
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Description
Operation did not complete in time.
Abnormal data has been received.
Printer is busy and unable to accept request.
Abnormal data has been received.
Unexpected problems have occurred.
Command error is detected.
Writing of magnetic encoding data failed.
Contact IC encoding program is not found.
Unable to establish communication with the IC
encoder.
Writing of contact IC encoding data failed.
Non-contact IC encoding program is not found.
Unable to establish communication with the noncontact IC encoder.
Writing of non-contact IC encoding data failed.
User program is not found.
User function returns an error.
Ink ribbon cannot be recognized.
Ink ribbon specification is incorrect.
IC encoder is not mounted.
Magnetic encoder is not mounted.
Printer is not found.
Printer is not ready.
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3 Inline Encoding
3.1 Inline Encoding Format
Inline encoding is possible when all the settings in the [Encode] tab are enabled.
Encoding data can be sent to the card printer through the printer driver using the special character strings
(prefixes) described below. This function is called as “inline encoding”.
Adding a prefix (tilde (~), ?, or numeric characters) at the beginning of a text string enables the string to be
recognized as encoding data. Character strings including prefixes are not printed on the card when they are
recognized as encoding data.
No.
Prefix
character string
1
~ ?0
2
~ ?1
3
~ ?2
4
~ ?3
5
6
~ ?4
~ ?5
Text string following prefix [*1]
String becomes JIS2 magnetic encoding
data.
String becomes ISO track 1 magnetic
encoding data.
String becomes ISO track 2 magnetic
encoding data.
String becomes ISO track 3 magnetic
encoding data.
Reserved.
Reserved.
Usable character
code table [*2]
Max. string
length [*3]
7 units code
69
6 units code
76
4 units code
37
4 units code
104
Remarks
[*1]
Make sure that the string is not broken and uses the same font.
[*2]
Encoding cannot be performed correctly if characters that are not consistent with the usable
code table are used.
[*3]
The maximum string length is the number of characters including control codes and excluding
prefixes.
[**]
Character strings that are processed as graphics, such as screen captures, may not be
recognized as encoding data. Processing of character strings is dependent on the application
software
.
[***] Enter the in-line encoding character string at the first screen of each card to be printed.
Example
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3.2 Character Code Table
Below is the list of usable ASCII codes. Configure the character string to encode using the usable half-size
characters for each of the level codes.
The start sentinel and end sentinel listed below cannot be used in the encoding data.
4 units code
6 units code
7 units code
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Start sentinel
(Hexadecimal value)
;
(3B)
%
(25)
DEL
(7F)
End sentinel
(Hexadecimal value)
?
(3F)
?
(3F)
DEL
(7F)
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4 Setting Example
4.1 Print Setting Example
4.1.1 Single-Sided Printing (Landscape)
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4.1.2 Single-Sided Printing (Portrait)
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4.1.3 Double-Sided Printing (Standard)
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4.1.4 Double-Sided Printing (For Lamination)
When page 2 and subsequent pages are colored, dithering is performed and printing is executed using the
Resin K ink.
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4.1.5 Single-Sided UV Printing
The UV file is converted into 256 gradation and printing is executed using the UV ink.
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4.1.6 Page Split
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4.2 Encoding Example
4.2.1 Encoding without Printing
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4.2.2 Encoding with Printing (ISO magnetic stripe card)
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4.2.3 Encoding with Printing (JIS magnetic stripe card)
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4.3 Diagram on Card Turning
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5 FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions)
5.1 About Print Settings
Q
A1
A2
The edge of picture is not printed
Check the margins of printing in the application software
About 1mm portion is not printed from the end of a picture to a card. Refer to the following figures:
Q
A
The card is discharged without being printed.
The [Print] check box of the [Print] tab is not ticked. Tick the [Print] check box. (Refer to page 3.)
Q
A
How can I print black color using the Resin K ink?
Choose the [Mode] item of [Printing] tab except "1.YMC". (Refer to page 3)
Q
A
How can I print a card using the “Security erase”?
Choose either "2.K" or "3.YMCK" in the [Mode] item of [Printing] tab, and tick the [Security erase]
check box. Then, the “Security erase” function to resin K ink will become effective. The “Security
erase” function is available only when using the YMCK ink. Please consult our authorized dealers for
details about settings.
Q
A
I want to memorize contents of “Printing Preferences”.
When you click the [Save ...] button of [Setup] tab, contents of “Printing Preferences” can be saved at
a file. When you click the [Load...] button of [Setup] tab, contents of “Printing Preferences” can load
from the saved file. (Refer to page 4)
5.2 About Special Ink
Q
A
How can I print a card using the UV ink?
Choose either "5.K+UV" or "6.YMCK+UV" of the [Mode] item of [Printing] tab, and set the UV function
using the [UV ink] button. (Refer to page 9 or 27) If the UV ink is not installed into the printer, the error
occurs at the printing.
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A
When I print a card using the UV ink, the picture of the upper right position is not printed.
In the case of UV print, the printer always prints the network (Ethernet) MAC address. When you set
the “Number of panels using the retransfer film” to “1 panel” in this case, the printer does not print the
picture inside of MAC address area. Please arrange the picture so that printing of the YMCK ink does
not overlap in MAC address area. (Refer to page 12 or 13)
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When you set the “Number of panels using the retransfer film” to “2 panels”, the printer can print the
whole picture using the YMCK ink.
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When I print a card using the UV ink, a part of picture is not printed.
When you set the “Number of panels using the retransfer film” to “1 panel”, the part of overlaps
between the YMC ink and UV ink is not printed. Please arrange the picture so that printing of the YMC
ink does not overlap with the UV ink. (Refer to page13)
When you set the “Number of panels using the retransfer film” to “2 panels”, the printer can print the
whole picture using the YMCK ink.
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How can I print the picture with the UV ink without the background color?
Paint over the background of a picture by a specific color using graphic software etc., and set the
specific color by [No printing color] of [UV ink] dialog. If background color is the same as part of the
picture, it will not be printed. So please select background color carefully. (Refer to page 10)
Q
A1
A2
Although I chose the picture files in the [UV ink] dialog, the picture is not printed with the UV ink.
The picture files do not meet the supporting types. (Refer to page 13)
Other application software may be using the picture files.
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When I print a card using the UV ink, a picture of UV ink is not printed on the Resin K ink.
When you set the “Number of panels using the retransfer film” to “1 panel”, there is no UV effect on
the Resin K ink.
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What is Special ink 2?
Special ink 2(SP-Ink2) can be used by a printer with PO (peel off) print function. Please consult our
authorized dealers for details.
5.3 Others
Q
A
How can I perform magnetic/IC encoding?
Exclusive applications are required for methods other than in-line encoding. Please consult our
authorized dealers for details.
Q
A
I cannot print a card using a network-shared printer which connected via USB.
When the access authority of the computer is not proper, the printer may be unable to print, even if
installation of the printer driver is completed by the shared network. Please make the access authority
properly according to the instructions of the network administrator.
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