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Enable Pick List Mode for 2D Scanner Precision
By: POSGuys - 6/6/2019

Print Pick List Mode Barcode 123Scan Configuration Utility (Windows 32-Bit) 123Scan Configuration Utility (Windows 64-Bit) Transcription: Hi, this is Travis with POSGuys.com. Today we're going to talk about adding precision to your 2D barcode scanners. So we've pushed 2d barcode scanners for quite a while. They scan much better than 1D scanners, they scan in all conditions, good barcodes, bad barcodes. It read a lot better. Overall it's a much better product. But one advantage that older laser scanners had over first-generation 2D scanners was the fact that it was much more precise. So if y...

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Zebra's TC52 Enterprise Touch Computer: A Smartphone-Style Powerhouse
By: POSGuys - 6/3/2019

Smartphones have become business-critical for staying connected and managing our day-to-day schedules and tasks, but they haven’t always been top of mind for enterprise data capture and mobile computing needs, particularly when you need a device that can withstand industrial environments, run resource-intensive apps, and scan barcodes. But more and more companies are turning to smartphone-style touch screen devices for mobile enterprise workflows, thanks to major recent advancements. Zebra Technologies is one of the companies that has been leading this transformation as a developer of compact,...

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Limited-Quantity Refurbished Stock Available!
By: POSGuys - 5/15/2019

We've received an exciting selection of great-looking, fully-functional, and refurbished Zebra brand barcode scanners, both wired and Bluetooth. Below is an easy-to-access list of the limited supply of refurbished scanners and kits, available while supplies last! LS3578-ER INDUSTRIAL LASER SCANNER Included: Extended Range wireless 1D laser scanner, charging/communications dock, USB cable. Optional external power supply available separately. Click HERE for the listing. LI4278 RETAIL LINEAR IMAGER SCANNER Included: Standard Range wireless 1D linear scanner, charging/communications dock...

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Quick Guide to Barcode Label Selection
By: POSGuys - 4/17/2019

Quick Guide to Barcode Label Selection Choosing the right barcode label depends on what you’re labeling, how you’ll apply the label, how long you need it to be scannable and readable, and the environment where it will be used. Fortunately, it’s relatively simple to narrow down your choices when you understand some key factors, starting with the direct thermal vs. thermal transfer label printing. Direct Thermal vs. Thermal Transfer Direct thermal printing is designed for applications that require a shorter label lifespan, such as office or shipping labels. Direct thermal printing doesn’t use...

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Scan and Print label Solution with Zebra Print Station
By: POSGuys Support - 1/15/2019

Preparation/parts: Zebra Mobile printer (in this case ZQ620 203dpi) Z-Designer (Basic or Pro) Windows Computer Android mobile device Zebra Print Station App Zebra Print Station is an application for Android that allows you to load a number of templates onto the printer and then select from a list of the stored templates. They can be either a set template or one that allows the user to enter information to be printed on the label. In order to create a template for use in Zebra Print Station, you will need to create a label using the Z-Designer software in Windows. Either th...

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Why Are Honeywell's Prices on the Rise?
By: POSGuys - 1/10/2019

Honeywell, along with many other manufacturers in the electronics, and technology manufacturing industry, are having to adjust prices for their products due to tariff increases for certain imported products into the USA. As of January 1st, 2019, imported products from China, entering into the USA, can expect a 25% cost increase per item for the foreseeable future. These tariff increases apply to many different products across various industries. If you have any further questions or concerns in regards to these product price increases, please let us know.

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Setting up a receipt printer and cash drawer with Square Stand on iOS
By: POSGuys - 9/11/2018

Travis shows how to set up your Square Stand receipt printer and cash drawer. Follow the basic steps in the video to get your printer or cash drawer up and connected in no time at all. For help finding a new Square Compatible receipt printer visit our list of Square Compatible Receipt Printers complete with links to purchase with lifetime POSGuys support.

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What is the difference between the TM-U220A, TM-U220B, and TM-U220D?
By: POSGuys - 5/6/2018

The table below shows the differences between the three Epson TM-U220 models. Give us a call if you have questions or need help with your purchase. Call 800.903.6571 or email Sales@POSGuys.com. SUMMARY: Model TM-U220A is larger, has a take-up device and can't be wall mounted. Model TM-U220B and TM-U220D are essentially copies of each other except that the D model has no autocutter. (Scroll past the table for additional images of take-up device and wall mounting.) This post was originally created to answer Teguh Rianto's Ask POSGuys question on YouTube. the epson tm u220 came with various s...

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POS Computer Basics
By: POSGuys - 3/6/2018

Our newest video from Ask POSGuys shows you how to select the best POS computer for your needs. Whether your business is a restaurant, retail, a food truck or something in between, we go over the features to look for when making this important purchase for your business. Transcript: Hi, this is Travis from POSGuys.com. Today we're going over our buyer's guide for all-in-one point of sales computers. There are several different types and there are different features that make it great for one business and no so great for another. So, we're going to go through the main things to look for when...

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Receipt Printers and Swapping Interfaces
By: Chad - 2/26/2018

Receipt Printers and Swapping Interfaces There may come a time where you have the printer you want but the interface on that printer does not match. Maybe you've upgraded your computer or you've accidentally ordered a Serial interface when you needed a USB interface. Here is a list of popular printer models and their matching swap-able interface options if available. Many interface cards will be special order and may take weeks to receive if they are still available. Printers with Swappable Interfaces Epson The UB-E04 Ethernet Interface card works with - TM-T88V, TM-T88IV, TM-T70II, TM-L90,...

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