TSC printer drivers
- TSC M23
- TSC TDP-245
- TSC TDP-245 Plus
- TSC TDP-245 Pro
- TSC TDP-245C
- TSC TDP-643
- TSC TDP-643 Plus
- TSC TDP-643R Plus
- TSC TTP/TDP-242
- TSC TTP/TDP-243(E)
- TSC TTP/TDP-243(E) Plus
- TSC TTP/TDP-243M(244ME)
- TSC TTP/TDP-244ME Plus
- TSC TTP/TDP-342(M)
- TSC TTP/TDP-342(M) Plus
- TSC TTP-2410M
- TSC TTP-244
- TSC TTP-244 Plus
- TSC TTP-244CE
- TSC TTP-245
- TSC TTP-245 Plus
- TSC TTP-245C
- TSC TTP-246M
- TSC TTP-246M Plus
- TSC TTP-246M Pro
- TSC TTP-248M
- TSC TTP-342 Pro
- TSC TTP-343
- TSC TTP-343 Plus
- TSC TTP-343C
- TSC TTP-344C
- TSC TTP-344M
- TSC TTP-344M Plus
- TSC TTP-346M
- TSC TTP-644M
- TSC Alpha-2R
- TSC Alpha-3R
- TSC Alpha-4L
- TSC MA240
- TSC MA340
- TSC MA640
- TSC ME240
- TSC ME340
- TSC MX240
- TSC MX340
- TSC MX640
- TSC TA200
- TSC TA300
- TSC TDP-225
- TSC TDP-244
- TSC TDP-244CE
- TSC TDP-247
- TSC TDP-345
- TSC TTP-225
- TSC TTP-2410M Pro
- TSC TTP-243 Pro
- TSC TTP-243E Pro
- TSC TTP-244M Pro
- TSC TTP-244ME Pro
- TSC TTP-247
- TSC TTP-268M
- TSC TTP-323
- TSC TTP-342M Pro
- TSC TTP-342ME Pro
- TSC TTP-344
- TSC TTP-344M Pro
- TSC TTP-345
- TSC TTP-346M Pro
- TSC TTP-366M
- TSC TTP-384M
- TSC TTP-644M Pro
|Bidirectional||The printer model supports bidirectional communication. NiceLabel driver can obtain the feedback of the printer status. The status can be reported to and displayed in NiceLabel software.|
|Rfid||This printer supports RFID. You can program the RFID tags embedded into the smart label.|
|Latest version: Date changed:||5.1.07
June 30, 2014
|NiceLabel drivers are tested and work on:||Windows Vista, Windows 7, Windows 8, Windows 8.1, Windows Server 2003, Windows Server 2008, Windows Server 2008 R2, Windows Server 2012, Windows Server 2012 R2|
|Old operating system:||NiceLabel printer drivers are no longer tested on Windows XP.|
|Release version||Release description|
|Ver.: 5.1.07.5224||TSC TTP-246M Pro printer is supported now.|
|Ver.: 5.1.07.5177||New printers added to TSC printer driver distribution (TTP-346M Pro, TTP-344M Pro, TTP-644M Pro, MX240, MX340, MX640 and Alpha-4L).|
|Ver.: 5.1.07.4926||Printer Install Wizard supports silent installation of Port Monitor modules.|
|Ver.: 5.1.06.4865||Fixed issue with TCP/IP port monitor causing Spooler to report unnecessary errors for longer prints causing delays in data sending|
|Ver.: 5.1.06.4818||New languages supported are: Danish, Hebrew, Slovak and Portuguese (Brazil). Portuguese language is removed.|
|Ver.: 5.1.06.4815||Language monitor will now retry sending data to printer 3 times before reporting an error to spooler|
PrnInst utility quits driver installation if user doesn't trust the publisher.
|Ver.: 5.1.05.4788||Driver settings are now correctly updated after being imported.|
|Ver.: 5.1.03.4633||Help file was updated with a note that some applications can lock the driver and prevent it from being updated by a new version.|
On Windows 8 and Windows Server 2012 users were not able to change language settings. Now they can change language settings if they have administrative rights.
|Ver.: 5.1.02.4378||Microsoft Access was reporting wrong paper names when custom stocks are defined in driver. Now it works OK.|
After leaving an edit field the values in it are now correctly checked according to their specified minimum/maximum values and displayed in correct format for the selected measurement unit.
|Ver.: 5.1.01 4402||Add a line stating the requirements needed for asian fonts to be printed correctly by the driver.|
Prevent occasional labeling software crash when loading labels created with NiceLabel drivers older than version 4.6.16.
|Ver.: 5.1.00.4354||Cutter functionality corrected for printing from Windows applications and cutter set to cut every n labels.|
|Ver.: 5.1.00.4306||Solved problem with multi-thread printing (sometimes the stream is not correct).|
Gap / Black mark length and offset size is now limited to 1 inch.
|Ver.: 5.0.04.4270||TSC TTP 2410M Pro printer support added.|
|Ver.: 5.0.00.4197||Driver help for barcode font "y dimension" updated.|
All the drivers are now digitaly signed to allow installation on Windows 8.
|Ver.: 220.127.116.1140||In some rare cases driver crashed when printing a Code128 barcode. This is corrected now.|
|Ver.: 18.104.22.16895||Maximum expansion for QR barcode is greater then 10 which was previous limitation. It is set to 99 now for TSPL printers.|
|Ver.: 22.214.171.12490||Fixed occasional Spooler crash when printing Word document with very long filename.|
Advanced Port monitor can now be added by using Windows Add New Port Type option.
Port monitor now reconnectes to printer after lost connection
Numeric GS1Databar barcode types no longer have data size requirements
|Ver.: 126.96.36.19940||Following new TSC models added: Alpha-2R, Alpha-3R, MA240, MA340, MA640, ME240, ME340, TA200 and TA300.|
Driver update didn't preserve settings for all installed printers. This is fixed now.
|Ver.: 188.8.131.5258||In some case of printing big graphics (color on 64-bit OS for example) the graphic elements could be missing. This is corrected now.|
|Ver.: 184.108.40.20636||Obsolete monitor.inf files were removed from drivers that still had them|
Removed warning message for special ports, when installing printer driver with Printer Installation Wizard.
If connected to standard Windows TCP/IP port then show warning message.
Added safe graphic printing option as a solution to graphics printing over each other on TSPL printers.
Printer error detailes were missing while printing. The status reporting issue was limited to NicePrintQueue, Enterprise Print Manager(EPM) and NiceLabel.
|Ver.: 220.127.116.1190||Advanced TCP/IP port monitor now supports connections to names as well as IP addresses.|
Rotation option on userinterface and QR and MicroQR barcode font rotation now work correctly
|Ver.: 18.104.22.16890||Spooler crash when changing printer port while printing was fixed.|
|Ver.: 22.214.171.12472||Support for PDF417, QR, MaxiCode and Datamatrix barcode added.|
|Ver.: 126.96.36.19969||TDP-345 model added to distribution.|
|Ver.: 188.8.131.5256||Custom settings for unprintable now work correctly|
|Ver.: 184.108.40.20659||TSC TTP-323 model added.|
Media sizes were updated for several printers.
|Ver.: 220.127.116.1102||Printer ports are now properly shown in Options dialog.|
|Ver.: 18.104.22.16895||Changed font for Chinese Windows to SimHei.|
Czech, Lithuanian and Ukrainian languages are now supported also in all NiceDrivers.
When printing from standard Windows application (like Microsoft Word) and using page rotation (Landscape and/or rotate 180), positions of graphic were shifted relative to internal elements.
Shift size depends on page dimensions, shift direction depends on rotation.
PrnInst utility was updated so that long INF file structure is supported.
|Ver.: 22.214.171.12411||When trying to preinstall drivers on Windows 7, user got an "Environment incorrect" error message. This is corrected now.|
New models added to distribution: TTP-244ME Pro, TTP-244M Pro, TTP-342ME Pro and TTP-342M Pro.
|Ver.: 126.96.36.1993||Fixed issue with labels designed wider then maximum print width which could cause printer to print graphics incorrectly.|
YOffset did not work OK when it was used continuous paper type. The label was cut and printed on wrong position (too soon).
X and Y offset can not be negative.
Fixed problem with barcode Code39 when exporting to keyboard.
|Ver.: 188.8.131.524||Negative offset values are now sent correctly for TSC printer models.|
User is now able to change administrator settings without reopening driver properties dialog as an elevated user. A click on the shielded button and entering the credentials is all that is needed.
|Ver.: 4.6.43||There is one additional button (Run as administrator) on the printer's language dialog when current user has insufficient rights to change dialog's language.|
|Ver.: 184.108.40.2064||Fixed occasional driver crash when printing extremely large graphics|
|Ver.: 220.127.116.113||Switching to PCX download now works|
|Ver.: 18.104.22.1681||Page preview icons in "Advanced Dialog" corrected.|
Correction on Advanced tab dialog for Chinese language.
New export variants added to TSC driver.
|Ver.: 4.6.41||Printing internal clock improvement.|
Offsets sent in mm will not be sent as they were entered in driver interface
FONT 0 added to TSC driver.
|Ver.: 22.214.171.1245||Partial Cut option was not stored on Advenced setup dialog. This is corrected now.|
|Ver.: 126.96.36.1998||Uninstall of printer with Printer Install Wizard did not work on Windows 2003 (x64) system|
|Ver.: 4.6.26||Export to printer functionality is added for TSPL printers.|
Build number is now part of version information in About dialog
Setting for black mark sensor is enabled now also on TSC M23 printer model.
|Ver.: 4.6.02||Following printer added to distribution TTP-384M.|
|Ver.: 4.6.01||Added Rotation to parsed text in command fonts|
|Ver.: 4.6.00||Printing process was stopped during heavy duty printing.|
|Ver.: 4.5.42||Driver print speed optimization|
|Ver.: 4.5.39||PrnInst showed login window, even if the user running the application was administrator.|
|Ver.: 4.5.38||TSPL printers now support also SHIFT command which can be used to fine-tune the entire label up or down from its current position.|
PrnInst can now be moved to any position (second monitor) and it will stay there. It will not jump back to its original position.
|Ver.: 4.5.34||Postnet barcode fonts can no longer have their width changed.|
|Ver.: 4.5.34||TSC TTP-346M support speed up to 8 ips and TSC TTP-2410M support speed up to 12 ips.|
|Ver.: 4.5.12||Partial cut option is enabled on some TSPL models. With this option the label won't back feed when it is cut off.|
|Ver.: 4.5.12||User can select Automatic or Manual options for Job removing using keyboard in Printer Install Wizard|
There was wrong command sequance present in print stream when setting tear off/peel off/ cutter option. This is corrected now.
There was added also cutter functionality of "Partial" cutter into some TSPL models.
|Ver.: 4.5.12||Fixed labeling software crash when turning off "Use Advanced printer driver interface".|
|Ver.: 4.5.11||Printer Install Wizard uninstallation of driver doesn`t remove all of the files from the SYSTEM32\spool\drivers\w32x86\3\ folder.|
|Ver.: 4.5.09||Electonic Article Survailance was always disabled on Rfid printers|
|Ver.: 4.5.09||Fixed printing of Datamatrix and QR barcode font with more then 255 character data|
|Ver.: 4.5.09||Added automatic termination character for Maxicode barcode font data|
Added support for custom printer name after silently installing a printer driver from command line (/INSTPRN; /INSTMULTPRN)
|Ver.: 4.5.06||Printer Installation Wizard will be able to automaticly remove all jobs when updating printer|
|Ver.: 4.5.05||Printer Install Wizard can start an application specified in the command line, after it closes.|
Status monitor is able to detect port conflicts, when two printer drivers are using the same port for bidirectional communication with the printer.
Also when user will delete or install a new printer to the system, Status Monitor will detect the change by itself.
|Ver.: 4.5.03||When you disable the option "Use advanced printer driver interface" (in File -> Label Setup -> Printing tab) labeling software will crash with the error "GDI Failure, OK to continue?"|
|Ver.: 4.5.02||PrnInst didn't set printer attributes correctly. This is fixed now.|
|Ver.: 4.5.01||Turkish language added|
- write MMF to alternative location (research)
- update MemMaster to store files to this location
- update driver to read from new location (make sure that the update will be backward compatible)
|Ver.: 4.4.73||Uninstall of driver package failed when running a 64bti system.|
Checkbox "Enable bidirectional support" (Printer properties -> Ports) can now be unchecked automatically during driver installation, corresponding to the flag "Bidirectional" in .inf file.
Bidirectional=0 => checkbox is unchecked.
Bidirectional=1 => checkbox is checked.
If this information is ommited, Bidirectional=1 is assumed.
|Ver.: 4.4.69||Labelling software can now recall variables with more than 31 characters of data.|
When you click on the Help button in About dialog help is opened, but it is not linked to any page.
|Ver.: 4.4.69||Help on About dialog opens help page with contents 'This program cannot display the webpage'.|
Removed Help button as no help is available.
|Ver.: 4.4.64||New Japanese translation for Printer Install Wizard|
|Ver.: 4.4.63||When user starts Printer Install Wizard the application is shown but without focus|
Changed default number for cutting to 1 label instead of 0.
|Ver.: 4.4.60||Changed file info for Printer Install Wizard|
|Ver.: 4.4.60||Default value for Always use default settings is not correct when instaling it the driver with a configuration file attached.|
DLL files for user interface translation did not include version info data.
Labels transfered from different systems now retain their driver settings.
Increased lenght for filename and path in import and export of settings.
|Ver.: 4.4.51||POSTNET barcodes have a fixed height and width, but the interface allows the user to change these dimensions.|
|Ver.: 4.4.50||Import and export didn't work if filename and path exceeded the length of 80 characters while windows support 256 character lengths|
|Ver.: 4.4.50||Click on "Stocks" panel caused error if stock list was empty. This is fixed now.|
|Ver.: 4.4.30||- support for preinstall on all supported platforms|
|Ver.: 4.4.01||EndDocument escape was sent even when there was no StartDocument.|
If driver gets no separator character description for decimal number from the OS, driver puts a "+" or "," string as default character. The result was seen for page size (example)
Now the dot character "." is set for default separator in this case.
|Ver.: 4.4.00||Invalid stocks are now marked. User can open the Stock properties dialog and press OK to fix the problem (which is usually stock dimension). Stock size will be automatically adjusted.|
|Ver.: 4.4.00||UI for commands fonts works now properly also in Japanese language.|
|Ver.: 4.4.00||In some rare cases streams sent to the printer had an extra "0" added in it.|
|Ver.: 4.3.72||Sometimes a print stream is not send to the printer, and it stays stuck in the spooler|
|Ver.: 4.3.63||Port monitor crashed when setting up port details (IP and port number)|
|Ver.: 4.3.62||Following printers added: TTP-245 Plus, TDP-245 Plus, TTP-343 Plus, TTP-246M Plus, TTP-344M Plus, TTP-244 Plus (only PnP ID updated), TTP-245C, TDP-245C, TTP-343C, TTP-244CE, TTP-344C, TTP-644M, TTP-342 Pro, TTP-243 Pro, TTP-243E Pro|
|Ver.: 4.3.60||Barcode fonts vanished instead of being imported.|
|Ver.: 4.3.59||Microsoft Vista operating system is not mentioned in the text file that is distributed with the driver.|
|Ver.: 4.3.59||Stocks were not imported if user didn't view the stocks dialog beforehand|
|Ver.: 4.3.56||Barcode ratio values are not shown in Barcode Fonts dialog. This only happens when you are editing existing barcode font.|
|Ver.: 4.3.55||Spooler crashed during the installation, if there were any printers allready installed on the system.|
|Ver.: 4.3.54||While installing a printer driver on certain systems the spooler crashed.|
|Ver.: 4.3.54||"delete" button was enabled even if the barcode/command fonts list was empty. This is fixed now.|
|Ver.: 4.3.54||Export of barcode fonts didn't work properly unless user clicked on barcode fonts tab before exporting them. This is fixed now.|
|Ver.: 4.3.54||Increased timeouts for better printer status response times|
|Ver.: 4.3.54||Slow printing occurred when a Not Accessible printer was found on a network. Printer status was also not received immediately.|
|Ver.: 4.3.53||Status for printers (that use bidirectionaal communication) was not correct when the printer was not physicaly connected to the computer. Status was changing between Not Accessible and Ready|
|Ver.: 4.3.51||Driver can now override the default document settings of some applications with driver default settings (set up in printer spooler)|
|Ver.: 4.3.07||After viewing the Help file CHM file was locked and because of that reboot was needed to complete the installation. New version of driver will not lock the CHM any more and because of that reboot is not needed.|
|Ver.: 4.3.06||Barcode fonts and command fonts are now stored in registry.|
|Ver.: 4.3.06||Printing did not work on nonbidirectional printers. Printer Error was displayed the whole time|
|Ver.: 4.3.05||Printing did not work when bidirectional was enabled|
|Ver.: 4.3.04||New Port monitor is added to the distribution|
|Ver.: 4.3.04||On Windows Vista there is warning displayed if user doesn't have appropriate permissions to create (or write to) certain driver files.|
|Ver.: 4.3.04||Old HLP help file format was exchanged for new CHM file format.|
|Ver.: 4.3.04||When user changed printer's port, the printing was no longer possible until reboot.|
|Ver.: 4.3.04||Port monitor now uses correct (64 bit) interface file on 64bit systems.|
|Ver.: 4.3.04||Installation did not go through when upgrading from old printer driver, if the user had the driver connected to the Advanced Port Monitor (LAN)|
|Ver.: 4.3.04||Bug fixed, where some changes on stocks updated default umprintable area values.|
|Ver.: 4.3.03||Spooler crashed, if user had multiple bidirectional printers using the same port, while using a status monitoring application|
|Ver.: 4.3.02||Stocks were not imported properly or were not shown immediately after import.|
|Ver.: 4.3.01||Korean language added.|
|Ver.: 4.3.01||Driver does not show all stocks in 'Stocks' combo box on 'Options' dialog. Missing stocks have heights that are near the maximum printer's limit.|
|Ver.: 4.3.00||Changed window handling so that port monitor setup windows can appear on Vista|
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