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Cleaning your Point of Sale System
By: POSGuys - 3/11/2020

Cleaning your POS System Basic overview on cleaning your point of sale system. Equipment that has an IP (Ingress Protection) rating of X4 or higher can safely be directly sprayed with a liquid cleaner. Equipment with a rating lower than that should not be directly sprayed. Touch Screen Monitor Check the IP rating of your monitor or all in one computer, in many cases the screen has an IP rating that allows direct spraying of a cleaning agent. The sides and back of the AIO-PC may not be sealed and extra precaution should be used to not get liquid into the insides of the PC. A paper towel ...

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POS-X TP3 Series Harddrive Replacement
By: POSGuys Support - 1/28/2020

TP3 Harddrive Replacement With Microsoft's Windows 7 Operating Systems going EOL, it is highly recommended to migrate to a new installation of Windows 10, to meet PCI compliance for credit card processing and POS software compliance. BEFORE CONTINUING TO THE NEXT STEPS, PLEASE DISCONNECT THE POWER FROM THE COMPUTER To replace the harddrive on a POS-X TP3 series All-In-One computer, you will need to tilt the monitor portion of the computer, all the way forward. After tilting the monitor forward, locate the power button on the base, and gently press against the plastic top cover that surr...

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POS-X TP4 Series Harddrive Replacement
By: POSGuys Support - 1/28/2020

TP4 Harddrive Replacement With Microsoft Windows 7 Operating System going EOL, it is highly recommended to migrate to a new installation of Windows 10, to meet PCI compliance for credit card processing and POS software compliance. BEFORE CONTINUING TO THE NEXT STEPS, PLEASE DISCONNECT THE POWER FROM THE COMPUTER To replace the harddrive on a POS-X TP4 series All-In-One computer, you will need to locate the hard drive hatch cover, on the right-hand side of the screen, and remove the single screw. <img src="http://posguys.blob.core.windows.net/download/Blog_Images/20200116_111116.j...

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Using Google Cloud Print with a Label Printer and Mobile Device
By: POSGuys - 8/29/2019

Transcription: Hi, this is Travis from POSGuys.com. Today we're going to go over Google Cloud Print and how you enable printing from your mobile device to a desktop printer without having to directly have them paired. So what is Cloud Print? Cloud Print is part of Chrome, so it's a way that Google created for you to be able to print to connected printers through any devices where you're logged in into Chrome itself. Whether it's a browser in Windows, or Chrome on your mobile device or your phone. It even should work on iOS as long as you have the correct version of Chrome. So in it, when you...

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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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