Find out exactly how magnetic stripe cards work, what information you can encode on them and how to encode mag stripes with ID Maker software. Mag stripes can only hold so much data but here is the character limit by track.
You see words and acronyms like CR80, YMCK, YMCKOK and you have no idea what any of them mean. How can you possibly find the correct ribbon for your specific printer?
Well, we just cracked the code and explain all the details for the average Joe. Hint - Use the supply finer tool.
Is your printer ribbon sticking to your id cards? Here’s how you fix it.
When using an ID card printer it is possible for your ribbon to break during the printing process. The result is the ribbon or dye film sticking to your card, which is obviously not what you’re going for. There are two likely culprits for this:
Welcome to a new segment we like to call “Tech Corner”. In this segment we will talk about a few roadblocks some of our ID Maker System owners have experienced and how to solve them in seconds. Enter today’s topic: Error 16:00. This Error can cause faint or light printing, permanently damage the printer's controller PCB and invalidate the warranty. Let’s fix it.