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How to scan barcodes with the Honeywell Captuvo iPhone Sled
By: POSGuys - 9/29/2017

Here is an update to our Honeywell Captuvo video. We focus on a major change between the original Captuvo SL22 and the newer Captuvo SL42. In this video, we show you how the Captuvo can now be enabled for keyboard wedge entry. Once things are set up, the Captuvo can enable an iPhone to scan things into wherever you can type with the keyboard. Transcript: Hi, Travis from POSGuys.com. Today we are doing a follow-up to our Captuvo video, where we're showing where it now does keyboard wedge entry. So, I'm in iOS now. One thing you'll need to do is make sure that you update the firmware on your...

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POS Hardware Trade-In 2017
By: POSGuys - 9/27/2017

Tired of waiting on slow hardware? Upgrade to fast next-generation Zebra printers and mobile devices and save money in the process. Call POSGuys at 800.903.6571 for assistance with your order today.

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How to pair your TM-m10 or TM-m30 with your Android or iOS device
By: POSGuys - 9/27/2017

Here is our latest video on Epson receipt printers. In it, we show you how to pair via Bluetooth the TM-m10 receipt printer and TM-m30 receipt printers with your Android or iOS device using the TM Utility app. Once connected, you will be able to configure printer settings and print sample receipts from your Android or iOS phone or tablet to the Epson receipt printer. Transcript: Hi. Travis from POSGuys.com. We're doing a quick video today on how to pair your Android m10 or m30. It's the same process, and virtually the same printer, with an Android device. iOS is also very similar. What ...

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Zebra 2D Imager Comparison Chart
By: POSGuys - 9/14/2017

Comparison of the latest 2D Zebra imagers; DS8108, DS8178, DS2208, DS2278, and DS4308. The new Zebra line of 2D scanners is growing and with that growth comes an abundance of choice. Use the table above to decide which DS 2D barcode scanner is best for your business. For further assistance or help with your order please contact us at 800.903.6571 or sales@POSGuys.com.

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Sterling Retired Hardware
By: POSGuys - 8/8/2017

Sterling Payment Technologies is officially retiring many devices as of August 2017. These retired devices are too old to support industry changes and will no longer be supported by Sterling's Help Desk or boarded onto systems. These devices include the following terminals and pin pads:

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My Epson U220 doesn’t work with my Aloha system. What could be going on?
By: POSGuys Support - 8/4/2017

With the Aloha POS system, it is recommended by the manufacturer of the software to use an RS-232 interface (serial) on the TM-U220B impact printer. If you have an Ethernet or USB enabled U220, you should be able to swap out the interface cards with your old printer, or you may order a new printer. Once you have the serial interface installed (if it didn’t already come with it), plug in the serial-to-Ethernet adapter on the back of the device. One additional step that you may need to follow, is to modify the DIP switches on the bottom of the printer. This can be done by performing the followi...

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Wristband Printing
By: POSGuys - 7/16/2017

Are you looking to print your own custom wristbands for bars, parks, concerts and other events that require tracking of guests? To get those custom look wristbands with your own logo, information, and barcodes, purchase the POSGuys.com wristband printing kit. It's designed for people just starting out with wristband printing who don't already own a printer. The kit includes the following pieces: 1. Wristbands Four rolls of wristbands. We sell the kit with an option for purchasing one of two wristband types, ZBand Fun for single day dry use or Splash for water park environments. They look th...

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Star Micronics Cash Drawer Cable
By: POSGuys - 7/10/2017

The Star Micronics CD3 cash drawers come complete with a cash drawer cable. This cable is not bi-directional, meaning if you plug the incorrect ends into the cash drawer and printer, the cash drawer won't receive the signal from the printer to open. If your CD3 cash drawer isn't working, make sure the correct ends of the cable are plugged in to the cash drawer and printer. Each end is labeled. See the video below for more information: Video Transcript: Hi, Travis from POSGuys.com. I want to go over a tech issue that we're having a lot recently. Star released a set of cash drawers that match...

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What's the difference between the Star Micronics lines of receipt printers?
By: POSGuys - 5/9/2017

What are the differences between the Star Micronics TSP100 and the TSP100 ECO? Or the TSP650II and TSP100III? The Star Micronics receipt printer lines can get confusing, especially since Star printers can go by different names, like their product line name (such as the TSP100 or TSP650 line of printers) or their product name (like the TSP143U or TSP654IIE3). This post will go over the differences between Star Micronics receipt printers and help you figure out which receipt printer is right for your business. The primary differences between these printers are their print speed and interface op...

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Square Compatible Receipt Printers
By: POSGuys - 5/4/2017

Which receipt printers are compatible with Square? Whether you have the Square Stand or just the Square card reader, the only receipt printers that are compatible are Star Micronics brand printers. For an in depth look at these printers, see our Square Compatible Receipt Printer Video: The following receipt printers are compatible with Square for iPad and iPhone: Ethernet Interface TSP100III (TSP143IIILAN) in Grey or White TSP650II (TSP654IIE3-24 GRY) in Grey SP700 (SP742ME-GRY-US) in Grey Bluetooth Interface TSP650II (TSP654IIBI2) in Grey SM-S220i (SM-S220i-DB40) Mobile Printer SM-S23...

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