WASP Windows Printer Drivers

LATEST VERSION 5.5.0November 15, 2022

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Download Loftware’s Free WASP Printer Driver to print from any Windows application. Optimize printer performance by using Loftware NiceLabel or Spectrum to design your bar code and RFID labels and tags and your coding and marking messages easily, ready to print.

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Version

November 15, 2022

5.5.0

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Supported printers

See all supported printers

Installation guides

English

Tested on

Windows 8.1 | 10 | 11 | 8.1 | 10 | 11

Windows Server 2012 R2 | 2016 | 2019 | 2022 | 2012 | 2012 R2 | 2016 | 2019 | 2022

Release Notes

5.5.0

  • Updated driver package information and driver user interface look with new branding.

Supported Printers

WASP WPL-606

WASP WPL-305

WASP WPL-205

WASP WPL-303

WASP WPL-604

WASP WPL-610

Release Notes

5.5.0

  • Updated driver package information and driver user interface look with new branding.

5.1.01

  • Add a line stating the requirements needed for asian fonts to be printed correctly by the driver.
  • Prevent occasional labeling software crash when loading labels created with NiceLabel drivers older than version 4.6.16.

5.1.00

  • Cutter functionality corrected for printing from Windows applications and cutter set to cut every n labels.
  • Solved problem with multi-thread printing (sometimes the stream is not correct).

5.0.05

  • Gap / Black mark length and offset size is now limited to 1 inch.

5.0.00

  • Driver help for barcode font "y dimension" updated.
  • All the drivers are now digitaly signed to allow installation on Windows 8.

4.6.78

  • In some rare cases driver crashed when printing a Code128 barcode. This is corrected now.

4.6.76

  • Maximum expansion for QR barcode is greater then 10 which was previous limitation. It is set to 99 now for TSPL printers.
  • Fixed occasional Spooler crash when printing Word document with very long filename.
  • Advanced Port monitor can now be added by using Windows Add New Port Type option.
  • Port monitor now reconnectes to printer after lost connection

4.6.74

  • Numeric GS1Databar barcode types no longer have data size requirements

4.6.69

  • Driver update didn't preserve settings for all installed printers. This is fixed now.

4.6.66

  • In some case of printing big graphics (color on 64-bit OS for example) the graphic elements could be missing. This is corrected now.
  • Obsolete monitor.inf files were removed from drivers that still had them
  • Removed warning message for special ports, when installing printer driver with Printer Installation Wizard.If connected to standard Windows TCP/IP port then show warning message.

4.6.65

  • Added safe graphic printing option as a solution to graphics printing over each other on TSPL printers.
  • Printer error detailes were missing while printing. The status reporting issue was limited to NicePrintQueue, Enterprise Print Manager(EPM) and NiceLabel.:p

4.6.64

  • Advanced TCP/IP port monitor now supports connections to names as well as IP addresses.

4.6.63

  • Rotation option on userinterface and QR and MicroQR barcode font rotation now work correctly

4.6.62

  • Spooler crash when changing printer port while printing was fixed.
  • Support for PDF417, QR, MaxiCode and Datamatrix barcode added.
  • Custom settings for unprintable now work correctly

4.6.59

  • Printer ports are now properly shown in Options dialog.
  • Changed font for Chinese Windows to SimHei.

4.6.51

  • Czech, Lithuanian and Ukrainian languages are now supported also in all NiceDrivers.

4.6.50

  • When printing from standard Windows application (like Microsoft Word) and using page rotation (Landscape and/or rotate 180), positions of graphic were shifted relative to internal elements.Shift size depends on page dimensions, shift direction depends on rotation.

4.6.49

  • PrnInst utility was updated so that long INF file structure is supported.
  • When trying to preinstall drivers on Windows 7, user got an "Environment incorrect" error message. This is corrected now.

4.6.46

  • Fixed issue with labels designed wider then maximum print width which could cause printer to print graphics incorrectly.

4.6.44

  • Fixed problem with barcode Code39 when exporting to keyboard.
  • YOffset did not work OK when it was used continuous paper type. The label was cut and printed on wrong position (too soon).X and Y offset can not be negative.

4.6.43

  • Negative offset values are now sent correctly for TSC printer models.
  • User is now able to change administrator settings without reopening driver properties dialog as an elevated user. A click on the shielded button and entering the credentials is all that is needed.
  • There is one additional button (Run as administrator) on the printer's language dialog when current user has insufficient rights to change dialog's language.

4.6.41

  • Fixed occasional driver crash when printing extremely large graphics
  • Switching to PCX download now works
  • Page preview icons in "Advanced Dialog" corrected.
  • Correction on Advanced tab dialog for Chinese language.
  • New export variants added to TSC driver.
  • Printing internal clock improvement.
  • Offsets sent in mm will not be sent as they were entered in driver interface
  • FONT 0 added to TSC driver.

4.6.37

  • Partial Cut option was not stored on Advenced setup dialog. This is corrected now.
  • Uninstall of printer with Printer Install Wizard did not work on Windows 2003 (x64) system

4.6.26

  • Export to printer functionality is added for TSPL printers.

4.6.22

  • Build number is now part of version information in About dialog

4.6.01

  • Added Rotation to parsed text in command fonts

4.6.00

  • Printing process was stopped during heavy duty printing.

4.5.42

  • Driver print speed optimization

4.5.39

  • PrnInst showed login window, even if the user running the application was administrator.

4.5.38

  • TSPL printers now support also SHIFT command which can be used to fine-tune the entire label up or down from its current position.

4.5.37

  • PrnInst can now be moved to any position (second monitor) and it will stay there. It will not jump back to its original position.

4.5.34

  • Postnet barcode fonts can no longer have their width changed.

4.5.12

  • Partial cut option is enabled on some TSPL models. With this option the label won't back feed when it is cut off.
  • User can select Automatic or Manual options for Job removing using keyboard in Printer Install Wizard
  • Fixed labeling software crash when turning off "Use Advanced printer driver interface".
  • There was wrong command sequance present in print stream when setting tear off/peel off/ cutter option. This is corrected now.There was added also cutter functionality of "Partial" cutter into some TSPL models.

4.5.11

  • Printer Install Wizard uninstallation of driver doesn`t remove all of the files from the SYSTEM32\spool\drivers\w32x86\3\ folder.

4.5.09

  • Electonic Article Survailance was always disabled on Rfid printers
  • Fixed printing of Datamatrix and QR barcode font with more then 255 character data
  • Added automatic termination character for Maxicode barcode font data

4.5.07

  • Added support for custom printer name after silently installing a printer driver from command line (/INSTPRN; /INSTMULTPRN)

4.5.06

  • Printer Installation Wizard will be able to automaticly remove all jobs when updating printer

4.5.05

  • Printer Install Wizard can start an application specified in the command line, after it closes.

4.5.03

  • When you disable the option "Use advanced printer driver interface" (in File -> Label Setup -> Printing tab) labeling software will crash with the error "GDI Failure, OK to continue?"
  • Status monitor is able to detect port conflicts, when two printer drivers are using the same port for bidirectional communication with the printer.Also when user will delete or install a new printer to the system, Status Monitor will detect the change by itself.

4.5.02

  • PrnInst didn't set printer attributes correctly. This is fixed now.

4.5.01

  • Turkish language added

4.5.00

  • - write MMF to alternative location (research) - update MemMaster to store files to this location - update driver to read from new location (make sure that the update will be backward compatible)

4.4.73

  • Uninstall of driver package failed when running a 64bti system.

4.4.69

  • Labelling software can now recall variables with more than 31 characters of data.
  • When you click on the Help button in About dialog help is opened, but it is not linked to any page.
  • Help on About dialog opens help page with contents 'This program cannot display the webpage'.
  • Checkbox "Enable bidirectional support" (Printer properties -> Ports) can now be unchecked automatically during driver installation, corresponding to the flag "Bidirectional" in .inf file.Bidirectional=0 => checkbox is unchecked.Bidirectional=1 => checkbox is checked.If this information is ommited, Bidirectional=1 is assumed.

4.4.64

  • Removed Help button as no help is available.
  • New Japanese translation for Printer Install Wizard

4.4.63

  • When user starts Printer Install Wizard the application is shown but without focus
  • Changed default number for cutting to 1 label instead of 0.

4.4.60

  • Changed file info for Printer Install Wizard
  • Default value for Always use default settings is not correct when instaling it the driver with a configuration file attached.
  • Nice Drivers support new printer family:WASP.Supported models:WPL-606WPL-305WPL-205WPL-303WPL-604WPL-610

4.4.52

  • DLL files for user interface translation did not include version info data.
  • Labels transfered from different systems now retain their driver settings.

4.4.51

  • Increased lenght for filename and path in import and export of settings.
  • POSTNET barcodes have a fixed height and width, but the interface allows the user to change these dimensions.

4.4.50

  • Import and export didn't work if filename and path exceeded the length of 80 characters while windows support 256 character lengths
  • Click on "Stocks" panel caused error if stock list was empty. This is fixed now.

4.4.30

  • - support for preinstall on all supported platforms

4.4.01

  • EndDocument escape was sent even when there was no StartDocument.
  • If driver gets no separator character description for decimal number from the OS, driver puts a "+" or "," string as default character. The result was seen for page size (example)Now the dot character "." is set for default separator in this case.

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Select version & enter your information to download WASP printer driver

Version

November 15, 2022

5.5.0

Installation guides

English

Tested on

Windows 8.1 | 10 | 11 | 8.1 | 10 | 11

Windows Server 2012 R2 | 2016 | 2019 | 2022 | 2012 | 2012 R2 | 2016 | 2019 | 2022

Supported Printers

WASP WPL-606

WASP WPL-305

WASP WPL-205

WASP WPL-303

WASP WPL-604

WASP WPL-610