Citizen CW-01 Instruction manual

Printer Driver Instruction Manual
~ For Windows 7 ~
OP900 & CW-01
August 9, 2010
Ver.1.20
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●Notes for Safety Purposes
Please read the Instruction Manual well before using the printer, and follow all instructions carefully.
Further, the contents of the safety warnings and comments in the Instruction Manual concerning use met safety standards at
the time of publishing.
●Concerning modification
The OP900 printer and the OP900 Printer Driver and CD contents were planned, developed, and manufactured by CITIZEN
SYSTEMS JAPAN CO.,LTD.
For safety purposes, any modification is prohibited.
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Contents
Chapter 1 Install ______________________________________ 1
1.1 Printer and Host computer Preparation __________________________________________ 2
1.2 Installing the Driver Package __________________________________________________ 2
1.3 Installing the Printer Driver ___________________________________________________ 5
1.4 Installing a Driver for an Unspecified Device _____________________________________ 9
Chapter 2 Properties__________________________________ 12
2.1
Opening Printer Properties _________________________________________________ 12
2.2
Explanation of Print Setting Functions ________________________________________ 14
2.2.1 Layout............................................................................................................................................................ 14
2.2.2 Advanced Options ......................................................................................................................................... 15
2.2.3 Paper/Quality ................................................................................................................................................ 18
2.2.4 Option ............................................................................................................................................................ 18
2.2.5 Color Adjustment .......................................................................................................................................... 19
2.3
Default Values for Various Settings ___________________________________________ 20
2.4
Color Management _______________________________________________________ 20
2.5
Print Area_______________________________________________________________ 21
Chapter 3 Updating the Driver__________________________ 22
Chapter 4 Driver Removal _____________________________ 28
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Chapter 1
Install
Installation Flow
Installation is done in the following 3 steps.
Details of each step are shown in a subsequent page.
STEP 1
Prepare the printer and computer
→ ”1.1 Printer and Host computer Preparation”
Do not connect the USB cable at this step.
STEP 2
Install the driver package
→ ”1.2 Installing the Driver Package”
Insert the accessory CD into the disk drive
and install the driver package.
STEP 3
Install the printer driver
→ ”1.3 Installing the Printer Driver”
USB Cable
ON
Connect the USB cable, turn the printer power ON,
and install the printer driver.
After installation is complete, reboot the computer.
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1.1 Printer and Host computer Preparation
Check that the power for the OP900 printer is OFF.
Have a USB cable ready. But do not connect the printer to the computer with the USB cable at this point.
In order to install the driver, login with administrator right. The following explanations are given on the assumption of use with
administrator rights.
1.2 Installing the Driver Package
Insert the accessory CD into the disk drive.
Start Explorer, and click on the corresponding drive. (If the AutoPlay function is on, select “Open folder to view files – using
Windows Explorer”.)
Select the following folders from the accessory CD.
Drive of CD:\OP900_Driver\English\7
Fig 1.1
Driver Package Folder
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In the selected folder, double click on the file “DriverInstall.CMD”. (Depending on your operating environment, the .CMD
extension may not be shown.)
The best Driver Package Installer for your operating system (32 or 64 bit) will automatically be selected.
Fig 1.2
Install File
If the User Account Control dialog appears, click on “Yes”.
Fig 1.3
User Account Control
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When the “Welcome to the Device Driver Installation Wizard!” window appears, click on “Next >”.
Fig 1.4
Starting of Installation Wizard
If the Windows Security confirmation window appears, click on “Install this driver software anyway”.
Fig 1.5
Windows Security confirmation
This starts the Driver Package installation. Please wait until it is complete.
When the “Completing the Device Driver Installation Wizard” window appears, click on “Finish”.
Fig 1.6
Completion of the Installation Wizard
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1.3 Installing the Printer Driver
Connect the printer to the computer with the USB cable, and turn the printer power ON.
The printer will be recognized, and the driver installation should begin.
* Please refer to the manual for the OP900 printer for connection if needed.
When driver installation begins, the message “Installing device driver software” will appear above the task bar.
Fig 1.7
Driver Installation message
By clicking on this message, the “Driver Software Installation” window will be opened, and the driver installation status will be
shown. Click on “Close” to close the window.
Fig 1.8
Driver Software Installation
* About “Skip obtaining driver software from Windows Update”
If the operating system setting is such that it will get the driver software from Windows Update, it will first search for the driver
through Windows Update, so it will take more time to complete the installation. If you skip getting the driver software through
Windows Update, the time to complete the installation will be decreased (Depending on the environment, it may take some time to
complete the installation).
Click on “Skip obtaining driver software from Windows Update” in the “Driver Software Installation” window.
Fig 1.9
Skip obtaining driver software from Window Update
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When the confirmation window appears, click on “Yes”.
Fig 1.10
Skip getting the driver software from Windows Update
From a beginning of installation after a while, the message “Your device is ready to use” will appear above the task bar, and the
printer driver installation will be complete.
Fig 1.11
Driver Installation Complete message
By clicking on this message, the “Driver Software Installation” window will be opened, and “Your device is ready to use” will be
shown. Click on “Close” to close the window.
(If the “Driver Software Installation” window is shown from the start of installation, the message above will not be shown.)
Fig 1.12
Driver Software installation complete
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Select “Start”, then “Control Panel”, and open the control panel.
Fig 1.13
Click on “View devices and printers” in the control panel.
Control Panel
Check that the “Olmec OP900” is shown in the “Devices and Printers” window.
Now, installation of the OP900 printer driver is complete.
Fig 1.14
Devices and Printers window
After installation of the printer-driver is complete, be sure to reboot the computer.
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If the OP900 printer driver installation was unsuccessful, the message “Device driver software was not successfully installed” will
appear above the task bar.
Fig 1.15
Driver Not Installed message
By clicking on this message, the “Driver Software Installation” window will be opened, and the message “Device driver software
was not successfully installed” will appear. Click on the “Close” button.
(If the “Driver Software Installation” window is shown from the start of installation, the message above will not be shown.)
If the driver insallation was unsuccessful, refer to the next section “1.4 Installing a Driver for an Unspecified Device” and install the
printer driver.
Fig 1.16
If the Driver is not installed successfully
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1.4 Installing a Driver for an Unspecified Device
Before installing the driver package, connect the printer (with power ON) to the computer, to create an ”Unspecified” device in the
“Devices and Printers” window. Using this method, the printer driver can be installed as follows.
Also, when a driver is not installed correctly but the "Unspecified" device is created by the method of connecting a printer after
installing the driver package of usual printer driver installation procedure, you can install the driver using the following method.
1. Installing the Driver Package
If the driver package has not been installed yet, follow the procedure shown in “1.2 Installing the Driver Package”.
When the driver package has been installed, installation of the printer driver for the Unspecified device may be completed
automatically.
2. Installing a driver for an Unspecified device
In the "Unspecified" device of the "Devices and Printers" window, do the right click of the "Color Printer", and click on the
"Troubleshoot" from pull-down menu.
Fig 1.17
Photo Printer as an unspecified device
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When the “Install a driver for this device” window appears, click on “Apply this fix”.
It will automatically search for the driver and installation is started.
Fig 1.18
Applying the Fix
When the driver has been installed, “Troubleshooting has completed” will appear. Click on “Close the troubleshooter” to end the
troubleshooting.
Fig 1.19
Completion of Troubleshooting
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Check that the “Olmec OP900” is displayed in the “Devices and Printers” window.
Now, the OP900 Printer Driver installation is complete.
Fig 1.20
Devices and Printers
After installation of the printer-driver is complete, be sure to reboot the computer.
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Chapter 2
Properties
Various printer settings can be made using the OP900 Driver properties. As a rule, the printer settings should not be altered. Use
the default settings present at installation. Alter paper-size settings at the Application side. Before operation, be sure to have a
good understanding of the contents.
2.1 Opening Printer Properties
1. Click Start ⇒ Control Panel ⇒ open the control panel
2. In the control panel, select View devices and printers ⇒ open the Devices and Printers window
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3. Right-click on the OP900 icon, and from the pull-down menu select Printer properties ⇒ open the Properties window
4. The OP900 Properties window will appear.
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2.2 Explanation of Print Setting Functions
From the Properties window, by selecting Printing Preferences you can make various print settings.
2.2.1 Layout
Output image depending on print direction
Ex.) For 6x4”, 5x3.5”
Portrait
Print paper exit slot
Print paper exit slot
Landscape
For 5x7”,6x8”,6x9”
Portrait
Print paper exit slot
Fig 2.2.1
Layout tab
Print Orientation
Assign print orientation as vertical
or horizontal.
Original image
orientation
Landscape
Print paper exit slot
Output images of the original image
without rotation are shown at the right.
Page Order
When printing multiple images in the application, you can set the order.
Ex.) Page order
No.1
No.2
No.3
Front to Back
Back to Front
Pages Per Sheet
Prints the designated fractional size.
Ex.) Fractional size 1 (Whole)
4 (Quarter-size)
9 (One-ninth size)
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2.2.2
Advanced Options
By selecting [Advanced…] in the Layout window, various settings can be made using Advanced Options.
Fig 2.2.2.1
Advanced Settings
Fig 2.2.2.2
Advanced Options tab
Paper Size
You can designate the paper size. Please match the paper size to the media size with which the printer is
equipped
Copy Count
You can designate the number of times an image will be printed.
Print Quality
You can designate the print quality. Please match the print quality to the printer settings.
ICM Method
ICM Method
ICM Disabled
ICM Handled by Host System
ICM Handled by Printer
Function
2.2.4 Synchronous with “Color Management: None” in paper option.
2.2.4 Synchronous with “Color Management: ICM” in paper option.
Performs color management with the driver.
This is the same as setting “ICM Handled by Host System”.
ICM Intent
This designates the rendering method when using ICM. Always have the ICC profile for the OP900 set to
“Picture”. Please do not use it at other settings.
Advanced Printing Features
Always have it set to “Enabled”.
Please do not use it at other settings.
Pages per Sheet Layout
The layout direction of a picture is specified, when Pages per Sheet setting is multiple pages per sheet.
Border
Synchronous with the border option in the paper option.
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DualImage
With the OP900, it is possible to split A5W(6x9), A5(6x8) media into 2 PC size images and print them.
Dual image printing can be done under the following conditions.
1. A5W or A5 media is set in the printer.
2. The paper size setting in the printer driver is set to “PC”, and the dual image setting should be “ON”.
3. Multiple images are sent from the application.
Note)The dual image setting works on a job basis, so multiple pages can be printed in one job.
The printer will print 2 images at once, and the paper will be cut as it exits the printer.
Prints 2 PC size photos on 1
A5W(6x9) or A5(6x8) size sheet
Cut as paper is sent out
Fig 2.2.2.3
Dual Layout image
This takes place for each dual image. In the case of an odd number of images, the last image will come out as a PC
size photo. However, an A5W or A5 portion of the ribbon will be used.
<Example of Application Use>
This is an example using Windows Explorer
Step 3. Click on “Printer Properties…”.
Step 1. Select 2 or more images⇒Click “Print”.
Select 2 or more images
Step 2. Check “Fit picture to frame” and click “Options…”.
Step 4. Click on “Advanced”.
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Step 5. Set the Paper Size to “PC”. and DualImage “ON”
Then click
“OK” on the windows from steps 4⇒3、returning to the window
displayed in Step 2.
Step 6. Click on “Print”.
CWD(Control Data)
The CWD(control data)can be sent to the printer from the driver, or you can choose to use the control
data in the printer.
Driver
Object of ICM
Function
Control data (CWD) is sent from the driver.
Printer
Printer resolution and other parameters can be set from the driver. The
control data is sent to the printer when the printer is turned ON, or at the first
printing after the print quality resolution is changed. The control data is
stored temporarily in the printer, and returns to the default values when the
printer is turned OFF.
The printer’s control data is used.
Control data is not sent from the driver. Select this when you want
to use the printer’s control conditions. If the resolution setting at the
printer and the driver’s print quality resolution don’t match, it won’t
print.
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2.2.3
Paper/Quality
Fig 2.2.3
Color
2.2.4
Paper/Quality tab
Please set to color print.
Do not use for black and white printing.
Option
Fig 2.2.4.1 Paper option tab
Fig 2.2.4.2
Sharpness setting
Border
Designates yes or no for border (check means with border). Synchronous with border in the Advanced Settings.
Sharpness
Processes for 11 sharpness levels(Fig 2.2.4.2). 0(Initial setting) means there is no sharpness processing. Minus(-) blurs the
image, and plus(+) increases the sharpness.
Color Adjustment
None
Synchronous with the ICM Method in the Advanced Settings. Checking this item disables ICM and the Color Adjustment
tab, and color management does not occur from the driver.
Handled by Driver
Checking this item disables ICM and 2.2.5 Color Adjustment is enabled. The adjustment values for gamma, brightness,
contrast, and chroma are shown.
ICM
Synchronous with the ICM Method in the Advanced Settings (ICM Handled by Host System). Checking this item enables
color management from the driver.
ICM & Driver
If you check this , ICM (color management) and color adjustment will be enabled.
About
Displays the driver version.
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2.2.5
Color Adjustment
If you check Handled by Driver in 2.2.4 Option, the respective color adjustment values in the Color Adjustment tab are
reflected in the image.
Fig 2.2.5
Color Adjustment tab
Setting ranges in the Color Adjustment tab are as follows:
Adjustment Item
Adjustment Value
Gamma
-100(dark) ~ 100(light) (0 means no adjustment, Gamma 2.0 ~ 0.5)
Adjusts the density of the highlights in the image. The greater the gamma value, the brighter the
highlights.
Synchronous check box
ON : Sets RGB at the same value
OFF:Sets RGB at a different value
Brightness
-100(dark) ~ 100(light) (0 means no adjustment)
Adjusts the brightness of the image. The larger the value, the greater the overall brightness of the image.
Synchronous check box
ON :Sets RGB at the same value
OFF:Sets RGB at a different value
Contrast
-100(weak) ~ 100(strong) (0 means no adjustment)
Adjusts the contrast of the image. The larger the value, the greater the contrast.
Synchronous check box
ON : Sets RGB at the same value
OFF: Sets RGB at a different value
Chroma
-100(weak) ~ 100(strong) (0 means no adjustment)
Adjusts the color saturation of the image.
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2.3 Default Values for Various Settings
Default values for each option (at the time of installation) are shown below. If the printer driver does not work correctly after
changing the options, please return the options to the default settings.
Tab
Layout
Paper/Quality
Option
Color
Adjustment
Options
Orientation
Page Order
Pages Per Sheet
Color
Border
Sharpness
Color Adjustment
Gamma
Brightness
Contrast
Chroma
Paper/Output
Advanced
Default
Graphic
(Click [Advanced] button
of Layout tab)
Document
Option
Portrait
Front to Back
1
Color
Disable
0 (Default)
ICM
0
0
0
0
Paper Size
Copy Count
6 x 4”
1
Print Quality
334 x 600dpi
ICM Handled by Host
System
ICM Method
Image Color
Management
ICM Intent
Advanced Printing Features
Pages per Sheet Layout
Border
Printer Features
Dual Image
CWD
Chart 2.3
Pictures
Enable
Right then Down
Disable
Off
Driver
Print Setting Default Values
2.4 Color Management
In [Color Management], this designates the color profile. Default at installation associates [OP900_xxxx].
xxxx is a 4-digit number that refers to the version.
Fig 2.4 Color Management
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2.5 Print Area
Depending on the paper size designated at the driver, the image size and dot count will be as follows.
Print area size
Paper size
W(head width)
Image pixel size
334x334dpi
334x600dpi
1598x1210 pixel
1710x1210 pixel
2038x1380 pixel
1598x2380 pixel
1710x2380 pixel
2038x2710 pixel
2038x3050 pixel
Top and Bottom each 60 pixel
Left and Right each 60 pixel
1598 x 2176 pixel
1710 x 2176 pixel
2038 x 2480 pixel
1598 x 4276 pixel
1710 x 4276 pixel
2038 x 4870 pixel
2038 x 5480 pixel
Top and Bottom each 108 pixel
Left and Right each 60 pixel
x
H(paper direction)
OP900 (4.7x3.5” )
OP900 ( 5 x 3.5” )
OP900 ( 6 x 4” )
OP900 ( 4.7 x 7” )
OP900 ( 5 x 7” )
OP900 ( 6 x 8” )
OP900 ( 6 x 9” )
White border T/B
White border L/R
121.5 x 92.0 mm
130.0 x 92.0 mm
155.0 x 105.0 mm
121.5 x 181.0 mm
130.0 x 181.0 mm
155.0 x 206.0 mm
155.0 x 232.0 mm
Top and Bottom each 4.5 mm
Left and Right each 4.5 mm
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Chapter 3
Updating the Driver
In order to update the printer-driver, follow the steps shown below.
1. Driver Removal
(1) Before removing the printer-driver, shut down all other applications. Also, in the “Devices and Printers” window, select the
printer icon of the printer you want to remove, check the bottom of the window that there are no documents in queue, and start
removal of the driver.
Fig 3.1
“Devices and Printers” window with the OP900 icon clicked
(2) Select “Start”–“Control Panel”, and click on “View devices and printers” in the control panel. From the “Devices and
Printers” window, select the OP900 printer, display the pull-down menu with the right click, and click on “Remove device”.
Fig 3.2
Devices and Printers window; OP900 right-clicked menu
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(3) When “Are you sure you want to remove this device?” appears, click on “Yes”.
Fig 3.3
Remove device confirmation window
(4) After the OP900 printer has been removed, select another printer (for example: Fax), and click on “Print server properties” in
the menu bar.
Fig 3.4
“Devices and Printers” window, showing the “Print server properties” menu
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(5) When the Print Server Properties window appears, click on the Drivers tab. From the list of installed printer drivers, select
“Olmec OP900”, and click the “Remove” button.
Fig 3.5
Print Server Properties window
(6) When the Remove Driver and Package window appears, select “Remove driver only”, and click on the”OK” button.
Removal of the driver package takes place in the next section “2. Uninstalling a Driver Package”.
Fig 3.6
Remove Driver and Package window
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(7) When the Print Server Properties confirmation window appears, click on the “Yes” button.
Fig 3.7
Print Server Properties confirmation window
(8) Using the Print Server Properties window, confirm that “Olmec OP900” has been removed, and click on the “Close” button.
After removing the printer driver, uninstall the driver package.
Fig 3.8
Print Server Properties window
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2. Uninstalling a Driver Package
(1) Select “Start”, then “Control Panel”, and open the control panel.
Fig 3.9
Click on “Uninstall a program” in the control panel.
Control Panel
(2) When the “Uninstall or change a program” window appears, double-click on “Windows Driver Package – ICI Imagedata
OP900 (mm/dd/yyyy x.x.x.x)” (mm/dd/yyyy = the date, x.x.x.x = the version).
Fig 3.10
Uninstall a program
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(3) When the “Uninstall Driver Package” window appears, click on “Yes”.
The Uninstall will be completed.
After finished with uninstalling the driver package, reboot the computer.
Fig 3.11
Uninstall confirmation window
3. Installing the printer-driver upgrade
After removing the printer and printer-driver, install the new printer-driver.
“Install”.
For installation steps, please refer to Chapter 1
4. Rebooting the computer
After installation of the printer-driver is complete, be sure to reboot the computer.
(Do not print immediately after installation. First reboot the computer.)
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Chapter 4
Driver Removal
For steps to remove the printer-driver, refer to Chapter3 “1. Driver Removal” and “2. Uninstalling a Driver Package”.
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