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I want to use the printer with other software other than fedex..how can I do that?

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  • Saad Abouabdo Nov 12, 2010

    Thermal Printer Zebra ZP500 Plus prints from FedEx shipping manager. How can I get this printer to print from other software..

  • Saad Abouabdo Nov 15, 2010

    Thank you for all the information but I already know all that. Here is the Situation. I have a Zebra label printer model ZP500PLUS built by Zebra for FedEx. The printer works fine with FedEx software. I want to use this printer with other programs other than FedEx. There is no driver listed to this model anywhere. The model number itself does not appear on Zebra website. I was hoping that someone known how to crack the printer code or unlock the printer to work with other software.

    I am sorry I was not very clear in my initial writeup. I hope you can help...

    Thanks

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Ok, you need to obtain a "Driver" that will work with the software you wish to use. If say you wish to use Windows, then you simply need to obtain a Windows driver file and install this and then plug the Printer into the USB port, it should be detected and the driver installed. Then you should be able to use it just like any other normal printer.

http://www.zebra.com/id/zebra/na/en/index/products/printers/desktop/lp2844.html

All info you need is at the above weblink....

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You can download the enhanced software at the Zebra support site in the web link below. There are two software packages listed for your model.

http://www.zebra.com/id/zebra/na/en/index/products/software/results.html?productType=3

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