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How To Connect A Cipherlab 8001 to QuickBooks Point of Sale
By: POSGuys Support - 1/10/2023

Are you having trouble connecting you Cipherlab 8001 to your QuickBooks Point of Sale system? Cipherlab prepared this walk-through guide to help you run through all the steps you'll need to take to get up and running. You can use this link here to download the needed drivers from our website.

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Your Guide to Using A Zebra Label Printer on a Mac
By: POSGuys Support - 12/20/2022

Please Note: POSGuys Technical Support Team does not support any Mac applications or hardware connected to Mac devices. This guide is being provided as a free resource to help you set up your printer. Zebra does not officially support Mac either, so be aware that getting support from them might be difficult. Do you want to use a Zebra label printer on your Mac computer but are having trouble getting it up and running? Maybe you’re still shopping for your options and are wondering if a Zebra printer will work on a Mac. The good news is that it is possible to connect a USB or Ethernet Zebra...

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Zebra ET40 - A Rugged Android Tablet That Can Save Your Business Money
By: Colton Redtfeldt - 12/15/2022

The ET40 - and its 5G-equipped counterpart the ET45 - is a new addition to Zebra's entry-level rugged Android tablet line. The unit comes with a price tag more affordable than most similarly-equipped rugged Android tablets on the market today and from our testing, we've found that the price tag doesn’t come at a compromise in performance. We believe the tablet is a great middle-ground for business owners looking to invest in a tablet that offers more than a consumer Android tablet without dishing out over a thousand dollars for a super rugged tablet. The Big Picture Looking at the big p...

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Point of Sale 101 - Educational Guides
By: POSGuys - 10/21/2022

Point-of-Sale 101 We want all our customers to feel confident when they're shopping with us. We've prepared a number of educational videos and pages aimed at giving our customer's the information they need to make informed decisions about their hardware needs. Click the buttons below to learn more about each subject. 3 Questions to Buy the Barcode Scanner That’s Right for Your Business 3 Questions to Buy the Label Printer That’s Right for Your Business Save Time & Money with an Asset Tracking System How to Make Barcodes and Which One You Should Use ...

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Epson TM-L90 Plus Label Printing Issue On Clover POS
By: POSGuys Support - 9/21/2022

The Epson TM-L90 series printers come from the Epson factory with a setting enabled on the units, to conserve power, called the USB Power Save Mode. This power save setting on the USB port interferes with the Clover POS terminal from properly communicating with the printer. Once this setting is disabled on the printer itself, Clover POS should recognize the printer right away, and be able to print to it, via USB connection. To change the USB setting on the L90 printer, you will need to power off the printer, and hold down the FEED button while turning the printer back on. Once the self test ...

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Cash Drawer Cable Ordering Guide
By: Colton Redtfeldt - 8/29/2022

You’ve found the perfect cash drawer and now you’re trying to figure out which cable you need to connect it to your receipt printer. We’ve made a quick guide that help you make the right choice. You might be asking what a cash drawer cable is and why you need one. A cash drawer cable is used to connect the cash drawer to your receipt printer. When the printer creates a receipt, it will send a small electrical signal through the cable and activate a mechanism inside the drawer. The cable looks similar to a phone/Ethernet cable but is smaller and has a different pinout. What complicates matters ...

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Mg-T Weight Scale Product Review
By: Colton Redtfeldt - 8/15/2022

The Star Micronics mG-T Series Weight Scale is Star Micronic's first foray into the weight scale market. It offers solid performance and a selection of options to meet a range of use cases and price points. The MG-T is built primarily for use in Retail POS applications like grocery stores, places like mail rooms or shipping bays, and for wholesale cannabis operations. But it’s useful anywhere that you’re needing to weigh items and have it read out to a computer. There are three different models available in the mG-T class of scales. All models have Class 3 accuracy and are NTEP and Measureme...

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Online Ordering Systems - Compatible Printers & Setup
By: POSGuys Support - 8/11/2022

Online Ordering Systems - Compatible Printers & Setup With many online ordering apps coming onto the market in the past few years, it can be tricky trying to find the right printer for those apps. POSGuys.com has taken the time to compile a list of the most common online ordering apps, and the printers that work the best for them, as recommended by the software developers. UBER EATS TSP100IIIBI Bluetooth Version (Tested in house, and verified) TSP100IIIBI Bluetooth Pairing Steps Star TSP650II BT Epson TM-M30ii BT (Untested) Application Printer Setup POSTMATES TSP100IIILAN ...

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ZD410 & ZD411 Comparison - What's Changed? What's Stayed the Same?
By: Colton Redtfeldt - 8/4/2022

The ZD411 has been released as a replacement for the ZD410 and many of our customers are wondering what the difference between the two units is. The short answer? Not much. The primary difference between the ZD411 and ZD410 is that the ZD411 has a model that prints on thermal transfer labels. Previously, Zebra’s TLP 2824+ was the only 2-inch printer in their portfolio capable of thermal transfer printing. Zebra also replaced some internal components with ones that are easier to source. This was done in response to strained supply chains that made it difficult to build the ZD410. These replace...

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Windows 10 Printing Issues
By: POSGuys Support - 7/31/2022

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