Checking the Driver Installation in Windows. Discussion threads can be closed at any time at our discretion. Port settings are set the same on the printer from the Self Test and in Windows. You can back up and change the driver here, if necessary. The printer is not online in Windows. If unsure on which cable to use, first try a standard Null Modem cable. A serial connection involves a pair of wires transmit and receiver along with the status and handshaking wires.

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Check the serial printer cable is plugged into a serial COM port on the computer side. Printing speed may go down due to problems with the network system or applications.

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On the computer side this is typically a D-shaped connector with 9-pins. Tablets by David Carnoy 7 days ago. Also the handshaking must be set the same for the printer to print at all. The printer will fail to print unless the tm-2210a is compatible.

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This cable is not straight through – it crosses transmit and receive lines. Check the status of the printer in the Windows Control Panel, the printer should show status as ready. Check the POS application to determine what the port settings should be on the computer. The printer selected in the software is not correct or the software doesn’t support the printer in use.


Selecting the Printer and the Printer Port. Completing the Driver Installation. Check tm-20a computer side to see that settings are the same.

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Miscellaneous Rack Mounting Kit. Press the ‘Configure Port’ button to open epsoon properties screen. Very often the serial printer is attached using an internally wired adapter which converts the DB connector to a phone type RJ connector. Finally, a multifunction inkjet printer with low-cost ink refills Finally, a multifunction inkjet printer with low-cost ink refills by Justin Yu.

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A serial connection involves a pair of wires transmit and receiver along with the status and handshaking wires. Insert the baud, bits, flow control and parity settings from the printer obtained in the Self Testabove.

The data cable has the right configuration for the printer and peson in use.

Installing the Printer Driver in Windows After installing the drivers, the printer should be visible in the printers folder of the Windows Control Panel. Confirm the driver setting on the computer side. Configuring the Printer in Windows First off, it should be said that the serial printer is not Windows plug tm2-10a play compliant.


The installer walks you through selecting the model and interface you are installing drivers for in Windows. You can try selecting the serial port in use COM4 in the above example. The printing port of the driver on the computer side is not specified correctly.

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Turn off bidirectional support, if experiencing problems printing. It is used to upload bitmaps to Epson printers, but has a simple communication test which can check for basic connectivity between the computer and the printer. Setting the Port Settings for the printer.

Typically serial printers need to use a Null Modem serial cable. The interface settings are not the same on both the printer and computer. Power Power Consumption Operational.

Confirm interface card by swapping with another interface card or printer. This is confusing, but it’s the way it is.