Card Printer Configuration
IDManager can be used to print cards for your users. Some basic templates are included with IDManager, or you can use IDCard (sold separately) to design your own.
To Setup a card printer in IDManager follow the below steps:
Make sure you've installed the appropriate drivers for your device before connecting it to the computer.
Install the Primacy print suite from:
You will also need a driver for the embedded card reader. This can be downloaded here or at the end of this article.
You can configure a printer to be used by IDManager by selectingfrom IDManager's login window, or navigating to after logging in. In the configuration window, select the button:
After selecting the Printer button, you are presented with the following window:
From here, you can select the card printer (and card reader if one is attached) and/or label printer that you want to use with IDManager.
Device: This drop-down list offers a list of supported card printers. Select the one that you want to use with IDManager. You can then open the printer window if you need to check your printer's configuration.
Card Reader: If there is a card reader attached to the printer, select it from this dropdown list. Select whether cards should be read in decimal or hexadecimal format (this option can be changed at any time). Use the button to display an entry box which will display a card number (in decimal or hexadecimal as selected) scanned on the reader. If the Printer has been supplied by IRIS BioStore it will include an embedded card reader.
To Setup the Evolis Primacy Card reader, install the drivers and select the following options:
For setting up standalone USB card readers (i.e. readers that are not connected to the printer), use the Setting up an Omnikey Card Reader in IDManager. option instead or refer to