The below process can be used to add a label printer that is connected via USB to for example a D-Link print server. In case the D-Link print server is using the LPR protocol, and the print queue name used to reach the specific USB port on the D-Link print server.

  1. Sign in to Printix Configurator. You must have the role as System manager.
    Step 2-4 are necessary, so you can select the printer’s Network in step 8.
  1. Select Networks to configure networks.
  2. Select Import > Import from Printix server.
  3. Select Yes.
  4. Select Exit.
  1. Select Printers to configure printers.
  2. Select Edit > Add printer. You can also create a CSV file.
    The CSV file MUST be semi-colon (;) separated. Do not have spaces before or after a semi-colon.
    See example of a printer CSV file.

  1. In the Add new printer dialog box:
    • Enter Printer name. Example: Label printer
    • Enter Vendor. Example: DYMO
    • Enter Model. Example: LabelWriter 450
    • Enter network Address.
    • Select Network. Example: Network1
    • Enter MAC address. Example: 0011E5040E34
    • Optionally, enter Serial number. Example: CN3993Y073
    • If relevant, select a Page description language:
      • PCL5 – Printer Command Language level 5.
      • POSTSCRIPT – PostScript Level 1, PostScript Level 2 and PostScript 3.
      • PCLXL – Printer Command Language level 6.
      • PDF – Portable Document Format.
      • XPS – Open XML Paper Specification.
      • UFRII – Ultra Fast Rendering 2, a proprietary language of Canon.
    • If relevant, check Color supported.
    • If relevant, check Duplex supported.
  1. Select Add.
  2. Select Upload > Upload to Printix server.
  3. Open Printix Administrator to verify that the printer has been registered. You may want to check that a print queue is also created and that the selected print drivers are the ones you want to use.


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