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HID FARGO Printer Support Tips


In addition to the FARGO printer specific tips shown below, ADVANTIDGE has shared a number of troubleshooting strategies that apply to just about any printer from our company blog. Take a look at just a few of the stories from our Tips & Tricks section;

  • Preventative Maintenance: Why You Need A Printer Cleaning Kit
  • Spot Print Head Damage in an ID Card Printer
  • Tip: ID Cards Stick From Static Electricity

We sell more Fargo printers than any other brand so here are some common questions that should help you resolve issues without even picking up the phone;

How To Set Printer Driver Settings for Barcode Printing on FARGO ID Card Printers

When printing barcodes on a ID card, it is necessary to ensure that they are being printed using the K (black resin) panel on the print ribbon. The following steps explain how to force the printer to use the K panel when printing a barcode.

On the PC from which you are printing, click Start, then Devices and Printers. You may not have these exact choices depending on your installation of Windows. You may need to open the Control Panel and select Printers.

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Security Upgrade from Prox to iCLASS SEOS

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