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 name in step 7.
  1. Select Networks to configure networks.
  2. Select Import.
  3. Select OK.
  1. Select Printers to configure networks.
  2. Select Add. 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.
  3. In the Printer properties dialog:
  • Enter Printer name. Example: Label printer
  • Enter Manufacturer. Example: DYMO
  • Enter Model. Example: DYMO LabelWriter 450
  • Enter Printer address.
    • RAW mode via TCP port 9100 (default)
    • LPR mode via TCP port 515
      Example: $$lpr:dlk-1D6FA3-U1
  • Select Network name.
  • Enter MAC address. Example: 0011E5040E34
  • Optionally enter Serial number. Example: CN3993Y073
  • If relevant, check Supported PDLs.
  • If relevant, check Supports color.
  • If relevant, check Supports 2-sided.
  1. Select OK.
  2. Select OK.
  3. Select Upload.
  4. 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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