Citizen IDP3240 compressed from A4 Download Drivers

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Citizen IDP3240 compressed from A4
Operating Systems
Windows NT4-2000-XP
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1. Operating system
CBM drivers are designed to work on any of following operating systems.
Microsoft Windows 95
Microsoft Windows 98
Microsoft Windows ME
Microsoft Windows NT 4.0
Microsoft Windows 2000
Microsoft Windows XP
2. Printer models and drivers.
* If your printer has auto cutter and you do not want to use the auto cutter function, please choose
the model name with “No cut” or No cutter model. If you choose the model with cutter function,
it cuts the paper at end of each page. However, cut style depends on the specification of the
* IDP3420 / 3421 / 3423, IDP3545 / 3546, IDP3550 / 3551 have emulation mode for CBM, Star and
ESC/POS. We have drivers for CBM mode and drivers for ESC/POS mode.
* Older dot matrix printers do not have connector for cash drawer.
* Drivers for all thermal printers support graphic printing and drivers for impact printers except
“342x ESC/POS mode” do not support graphic printing.
3. DIP switch setting of printer and Port setting of Windows
PRINTER: Please choose bigger size of buffer, if the printer allows you to choose it.
PRINTER: Please choose CR=CR only, if the printer allows you to choose it.
BOTH: Serial communication conditions (Handshake, Baud rate, Data length, Parity) have to
correspond between printer side and Windows side.
BOTH: XON/XOFF is recommended for handshaking.
If you have strange results on serial interface model, please try as follows.
From the property page of printer driver,
Details --> Port Setting --> Advanced
Then disable "use FIFO buffers"
or make Receive Buffer/Transmit Buffer at lowest label.
4. Installing the driver
By executing the downloaded file, the several directories are made for each operating system.
Make sure where drivers for your operating system are located.
When you are requested to choose manufacturer and model for the printer, please click “Have
Disk” button
And specify the directory where you extracted the driver files. Then choose your printer after CBM
printer models are listed.
After the driver installation is finished, printer icon appears in Printer Windows and test page is
printed. If anything is not printed, please check if you choose the correct port. If garbage
characters are printed and you use the serial port, please check if correct baud rate is set.
5. Printer fonts
Following printer fonts can be selected by using Windows driver.
Printing by printer font is much faster than printing by Windows font.
* The difference of “xx cpi”, “xx cpi [Euro]” and “xx cpi [Ext.]” is characters/functions assigned
to 80 ~ FF hex.
Special function: Special functions are assigned.
(Refer to section 9 for the special functions. )
Windows Code: Characters from Windows code table are assigned.
No characters: No characters / No functions are assigned.
Converted: Characters from conversion table are assigned.
(Refer to next section for the conversion table.)
Code Page 437: Characters from code page 437 are assigned.
* Standard font and double width font are listed in different font name.
For example, “7.5 cpi” is double width font of “15 cpi”.
* Font size 24 is double high font of font size 12.
* It is necessary to use Black/Red ink ribbon and proper printer to print red characters by “Red”
color font for impact printers.
* It is necessary to use special paper to print Red font for thermal printers.
* If landscape (horizontal) orientation is selected, these fonts will not be printed.
* “Control” font is only for special functions and not for printing.
6. Character conversion table for 80 – FF (hex) characters
This is for “xx cpi”(A0-FF hex) and “xx cpi [Ext.]” (80-FF hex) for the printers except CBM1000 /
CMP10 / CT-S300 / IDP3240 / IDP342x / IDP355x / CBM820 / PPU-700.
7. Barcode
* Size of barcode can be selected by choosing font size.
The Barcode size is vertical size. It is calculated as follow:
Printing size (in inches) = Barcode size divide 72
* HRI characters can be added by special functions.
* Each barcode has limitation of characters to use. Please refer to the user’s manual for the details
of limitations.
* These fonts will not be shown correctly.
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