Plug the power supply into the back of the Zebra printer – but leave the printer turned off.

Load the roll of labels into the Zebra printer

Plug the network cable into the back of the printer

Insert the Zebra Driver disk into a workstation on the network local to the Zebra printer

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Click on ZebraNet Utilities -

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Choose Custom & click Next

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Click on the down arrow to the right of the red X by “ZebraNet Connect for TCP/IP” & “Zebra Net View Java Applet 1.0” and choose “This feature, and all subfeatures, will be installed on local hard drive”.

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Click Next –

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Click Install –

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Click Finish

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Once the restart is complete & you are logged back in –

Click on Start \ Programs \ ZebraNet Utilities \ ZebraNet View Java Applet

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A yellow bar may show up near the top of this window – click on it & choose Allow Blocked Content

In the window that pops up – Click Yes

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Your window should now look like this –

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Click on the down arrow to the right of Search Method and choose Single Device from the drop down menu

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To print out a printer network configuration sheet, on the back of the printer, with a pen, press the little circular button.  It should print out 4 labels with the configuration

Back in the ZebraNet configuration, enter the IP address from the printer configuration printout into the Address window–

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Press Begin Search –

The printer should now show up in the white window to the right of Search Method –

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Click on the IP address below the column header – IP Address and the lower portion of this window will change –

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In the lower portion of the window click on Print Server and a login window will appear.  Enter Admin for the username and 1234 for the password –

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Click OK –

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Click on TCP/IP Configuration –

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Click on the down arrow to the right of IP Address Resolution and choose Permanent from the menu –

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Click on Submit Changes at the bottom –

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Click on The unit must be reset for new values to take effect –

Press Yes –

Installing the Printer on the Main Server

Close the above window

Wait 60 seconds

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Place the Zebra Driver disk into the cdrom drive on the main server (close the autorun window that may come up)

Log in as Administrator

Click on Start \ Settings \ Printers and Faxes

Double click on Add a Printer –

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Click on Create a new port, and from the drop down to the right choose Standard TCP/IP Port -

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Click Finish –

In the above window, click on the Have Disk button –

Click on the Browse button –

Press the My Computer icon to the left –

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Highlight the CD-Rom drive (Zebra Icon), and click Open –

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Double click on the Driver folder –

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Press the Open button –

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Press OK –

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In the left side window, choose Zebra EPL.  In the right side window, choose Zebra TLP2824 and click Next –

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Name the printer “Barcode” and press Next –

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Share name should be “Barcode” as well.  Click Next –

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Enter a Location if you want and press Next –

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DO NOT PRINT A TEST PAGE.  Click Next –

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Click Finish –

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Press Continue Anyway –

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Installing the printer on your Terminal Server or Workstation (if you don’t use a Terminal Server – the process is the same)

Log onto the computer (Terminal Server or workstation) as Administrator

Click on Start \ Settings \ Printers and Faxes

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Double click on Add a Printer –

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Next –

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Choose Network printer & click Next –

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Choose Connect to this printer, and click Next –

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In this list of computers, double click on your servers name & the available shared printers should show up.

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Click on Barcode to select it and click Next –

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Click Next –

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Click Finish –

The Barcode printer should now appear in your printer list –

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Configuring the printer to work with Evosus -

Right click on the printer and choose Printing Preferences –

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Click on the plus sign to the left of Paper/Output to expand the options -

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Click on the blue text to the right of Paper Size.  Then on the down arrow to the right & choose 2.25 x 0.75 – (5.71cm x 1.91cm) –

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Click on the Customize button to the right –

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Change the Height dimension from 0.75 to 1.05 –

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Click OK –

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Click OK –

Close the Printers & Faxes window

Double click on the Evosus icon & enter the Administrator username and password -

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Click Login

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Click on the Administration tab & Double click on System Parameters -

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Click in the grid to the right of Label Paper Size Code, erase whatever is there & enter 279.

Click on the Printing folder in the column on the left side of the screen -

Change the “Barcode Label Printer Top Margin” to 15.  Change the “Barcode Label Printer Left Margin” to 30.

Click the Close button on the bottom right and then exit Evosus.

Double click on the Evosus icon & enter the Administrator username and password -

Click Login –

Click on the Inventory tab and choose the item you want to print a barcode for –

Click on the Barcode button in the upper right area –

Enter the number you want to print & click OK.  There should be only a single label showing in this screen regardless of the quantity you asked it to print.  The quantity should show up in a window near the top right.  In this case 100 shows up as 1/100 (you are seeing label 1 of 100)

Press Print in the upper left –

Click Print –