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  Take a look at our quick help videos for the Afinia L801, based on the most frequent support issues. Media Selection Print Head Cleaning Print Head Replacement Printer Configuration Report Print Out Sensor Adjustment Service Station Ejection Setting Security to Level 2 Setting Static IP Address Top of Form Adjustment Bottom of Form Adjustment [...]

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Making the decision to move to an in house labelling solution can often be a daunting one, especially for people who are not particularly tech savvy but nonetheless want to reap the countless cost and time saving benefits of printing their own labels. In this guide, we at AM Labels would like to show to [...]

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  There are countless benefits that can be gained by making the decision to print your own labels. For instance, you can save a surprisingly large amount of money as you only have to purchase the labels you actually need – lowering your production and storage costs. You also drastically increase your level of organisational [...]

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Choosing the Right Barcode Scanner

Are you after a barcode scanner and finding it difficult to pick the right one for you? Here is a technical guide to help you decide the best type of scanner to suit your needs; it has been set up in areas which are most important giving you the best chance of finding the right [...]

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Choosing the right label printer for your needs can be quite confusing with so many options, it’s difficult to make sure you get the printer to suit your needs. This is where AM Labels will help; we will give you our in-depth knowledge and professional advice to insure you get the label printer for your [...]

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A problem that can be encountered when installing your label printer on the Windows 7 operating system is that it will place it in the unspecified devices list, even after you believe you have installed the drivers correctly. Luckily there is an easy fix to this, first off is to confirm you have the latest [...]

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What are IP Ratings?

December 8, 2010

IP Ratings (Ingress Protection) can be found on many handheld devices from pda’s to barcode scanners, and are an important indication to the suitability of that device to operate in certain environments.

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What is an Aztec Barcode?

December 8, 2010

The Aztec barcode is a two-dimensional matrix symbology, able to encode all of the ASCII character set, a two-dimensional imaging device such as a CCD camera is necessary to scan the barcode. The symbol is made up of a square grid with a bulls-eye pattern located at its centre for easy location of the code. [...]

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What is an Code 93 Barcode?

December 8, 2010

The Code 93 Barcode symbology is an alphanumeric, variable length symbology, designed by Intermec to improve upon Code 39. Providing a higher density and data security enhancement than Code 39, the Code 93 barcode is capable of encoding 47 characters (compared to the 43 of Code 39) and is also capable of representing all 128 [...]

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What is an Code 39 Barcode?

December 8, 2010

The Code 39 Barcode is a alpha numeric symbology that encodes 43 characters (Originally 39, hence the name) consisting of uppercase letters (A – Z), numeric digits (0 – 9) and a few special characters. The code 39 barcode does not require a check digit as it is considered self-checking because a single print defect [...]

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