ALE - Windows printer driver
Date: June 10, 2020
June 10, 2020
|Windows: 10, 8, 8.1, 7|
|Windows Server: 2019, 2016, 2012 R2, 2012, 2008 R2, 2008|
|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.|
- Bidirectional ALE 100mm
- Bidirectional ALE 144mm
- Bidirectional ALE 18mm
- Bidirectional ALE 34mm
- Bidirectional ALE 54mm
- Bidirectional ALE 54mm 150dpi
- Bidirectional ALE 54mm 300dpi
- Bidirectional ALE 72mm
- Bidirectional ALE 144mm-Quad
- Bidirectional ALE 144mm-Triple
- Bidirectional ALE 144mm-Twin
- Bidirectional ALE 54mm-Twin
- Bidirectional ALE 72mm 360dpi
- Bidirectional ALE 72mm-Quad
- Bidirectional ALE 72mm-Triple
- Bidirectional ALE 72mm-Twin
|Release version||Release description|
Driver initialisation time was decreased for up to 30%.
Smaller file footprint
Driver file size was reduced for up to 60%.
Improved installation utility
PrnInst better supports multi user environments. Driver upgrade procedure was improved for installations with large number of printers.
|Ver.: 8.3.0||ALE printers can print up to 3200mm long labels.|
|Ver.: 8.2.00.18455||Driver stability was improved and memory usage was optimized.|
|Ver.: 188.8.131.5205||User can now use Reload to upload entire list of virtual fonts to printer again, instead uploading each virtual font individually.|
|Ver.: 184.108.40.20656||Procedure for updating printers is improved in Prninst application that all settings for all users are correctly preserved.|
|Ver.: 220.127.116.1105||Prninst application automatically detects printer(s) connected to local network.|
|Ver.: 18.104.22.16814||Fixed print spooler crash using latest driver's language monitor.|
|Ver.: 22.214.171.12455||Not all labels are printed in case of printer's buffer is full. This is fixed now.
|Ver.: 126.96.36.19927||Driver Maintenance, Settings and Support actions are working also with printer name longer than 32 characters.|
Initial Version 8 release:
Redesigned and updated User Interface.
Added and improved Print Preview to be shown on more panels.
Added new Tool options for easier Maintenance, Setup and Support.
Added options for sending files or commands to the printer.
Added possibility to toggle Status Checking during printing.
Fixed in-corrections when displaying driver on High-DPI monitors.
|Ver.: 188.8.131.5239||During printer driver installation and uninstallation the Unicode printer names are fully supported.
|Ver.: 184.108.40.20639||Improved displaying of Network discovered printers while sorting and graying already installed printers during printer driver installation.
|Ver.: 220.127.116.1139||Minimized the frequency of displaying the splwow64 thunking spooler (SplWow64) message during printer installation.
|Ver.: 18.104.22.16839||Upgraded uninstall of Ports and Port Monitors when printer removing the printer driver.
|Ver.: 22.214.171.12439||During printer driver installation additional fields Location and Comment can be set.
|Ver.: 126.96.36.19907||Solved issue with driver crash or settings not saved after updating more than than one printer using the same driver model.|
|Ver.: 188.8.131.5289||Improved Advanced TCP/IP port stability and information when logging is enabled.|
|Ver.: 184.108.40.20644||Button "Open printing preferences" is added to the last installation page. By clicking on this button installer opens printing preferences of recently installed printer.|
|Ver.: 7.8.01.13381||RTC formats are changed so NL2017 displays them correctly.|
|Ver.: 220.127.116.1199||Installation of 32bit driver for sharing printer on 64bit OS has failed. This is corrected now.|
|Ver.: 7.0.03.9638||Unit "system default" is no longer available as one of the possible measurement units on driver's GUI. Therefore all labels stored with "system default" unit will be opened with measurement unit set to cm.|
|Ver.: 7.0.03.9636||Port monitor on second print has crashed print spooler when using Advanced TCP/IP. This is fixed now..|
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