Ziptape Windows Printer Drivers

LATEST VERSION 5.5.0November 15, 2022

Ziptape

Download Loftware’s Free Ziptape 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

Ziptape ZT-1300

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).

5.0.00

  • 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

  • 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

4.6.72

  • Applicator option added to Godex printers. Option enabled only on EZ-2xxx Plus and EZ-6xxx Plus series.

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

  • 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.
  • Cutting after specific number of labels now works from all software.
  • 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.

4.6.48

  • PDF417 code was not able to rotate. This is supported now.Also positioning of rotated 2D codes is corrected. (PDF417, Datamatrix)

4.6.43

  • 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.

4.6.41

  • Fixed occasional driver crash when printing extremely large graphics
  • Page preview icons in "Advanced Dialog" corrected.

4.6.37

  • Uninstall of printer with Printer Install Wizard did not work on Windows 2003 (x64) system

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.

4.5.37

  • 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

  • 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".

4.5.11

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

4.5.10

  • Ziptape distribution is now one of Nice drivers. Includes printer model Ziptape ZT-1300.

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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

Ziptape ZT-1300