Zebra LP 2844 on a Mac

Mac OS 10.5.2 and above includes all of the correct drivers needed to use a Zebra LP 2844. This means that all Apple users can easily set up, configure, and use their Zebra label printer. Set up is simple, here is how:

Direct driver support is available for the Zebra LP 2844. In the past, manufacturers and customers had to find or create their own work arounds or purchase costly driver packages.

Printer Set Up for a Apple Macintosh Users:

-Plug in your Zebra LP 2844 into your Mac using the included USB cable.

-Go to Print Setup. From here you will just be selecting the appropriate driver.

Selecting Driver Options within the Print Setup

-When using the Zebra LP 2844, the same printer typically provided from UPS, DHL, or Fed Ex, select the “Zebra EPL2 Label Printer 1.3 Driver”

Printing Address Labels from Filemaker

-Create a new layout by selecting Layouts—>New Layout/Report…

-Search and find your label type and press next.

-Adjust the layout using the custom label sizes you are using. For example, when printing on a 4″ by 6″ label, which is typical, make sure to enter the correct sizes, and zero out all page margins.

-Select which fields you would like to print on the layout, and click next.

-Now just click the finish button and you will return to the Layout mode.

-Select File—>Page Setup. Choose the right label size and press OK.

-Now your ready to print with your Zebra LP 2844 and Mac. Select File—>Print. Press the Print Button to print your label

Enjoy the Ease of Use, Wide Customization Options, Speed and Reliability of your Zebra 2844.



Source by Michael Petrone