238M THERMAL KIOSK LABEL, TICKET, AND TAG PRINTER

238M THERMAL KIOSK LABEL, TICKET, AND TAG PRINTER
 

KEY FEATURES:

PAPER WIDTH
1”-2.25" (25.4 mm-58 mm)

PRINT RESOLUTION
300 dpi

MAX PRINT SPEED
Up to 8” /second (200 mm)

COMMUNICATION PORTS
USB

FIELD REPLACEABLE WEAR PARTS
Print Head, Drive Roller, Cutter

INDUSTRIES:

With a fast and powerful print engine, the 238M offers versatile printing options in a compact footprint. In this configuration, Microcom optimizes the 238M for label and ticket printing in an unattended kiosk. Present labels and tickets with a pinch holder specifically designed to dispense these types of materials without jamming. Easily cut through backing paper and tickets with a new cutter designed for thicker paper. High torque motors provide more power to pull large O.D. rolls and heavy paper types. A standard 300 dpi resolution ensures quality prints for barcodes, images, and a range of font sizes.

238M Features:

  • 300 dpi resolution
  • Up to 8” (203 mm) per second
  • Auto loading capability
  • Microsoft Windows® driver (in development)
  • Microcom LDS programming language
  • Black mark and transmissive sensors
  • USB interface
  • Standard thick stock cutter
  • Standard pinch holder
  • Software controlled print contrast adjustment
  • Adjustable or fixed paper guides
  • Multiple mounting locations for flexible kiosk installation

238M Accessories:

238M Uses:

 
  • Entertainment Ticketing
  • Bag Tag Printing
  • Adhesive Backed Labels
  • Visitor Badges

238M Drivers:

 
Name Description Category Download
Windows FTDI USB Driver Used for USB connectivity on FTDI chip set printers by utilizing a USB to Virtual Serial Port driver Driver
Windows Print Driver For general Windows printing using Windows print sub system Driver

238M Utilities:

 
Name Description Category Download
MCT Terminal application for communication with Microcom products Utilities
BMP2MIC Bitmap to Microcom format for graphic creation Utilities

Developer Tools:

 
Name Description Category Download

Manuals for the 238M and applications:

 
Name Description Category Download
238M Operators Manual Download and view the operators manual for the Microcom 238M thermal printer Manual
PAPER WIDTH: 1”-2.25" (25.4 mm-58 mm)
PAPER THICKNESS: UP TO .013" (.33 mm)
  • 2" x 5.5” Event Tickets
  • Credit Card Tickets
  • Bag Tags
  • Continuous Receipt Roll
    (up to 2.25” wide)
  • Die-Cut Labels
 
 
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[INSTRUCTIONS FOR USB CONNECTED PRINTERS | IF USING ETHERNET, SKIP TO DOWNLOAD]


 

NOTE: The FTDI USB Driver is located in the Windows Driver Zip File


 
Connecting printer & powering it on will cause OS to search for appropriate driver. | If OS is unable to find the driver, follow instructions below to manually install the driver.

 
  Quick Steps:
 
  1. If using the USB port; Connect and power on the printer.

  2.  
  3. If the Operating System fails to install the USB driver, run the CDM20814_Setup.exe (FTDI USB Driver) to manually install the USB port.

  4.  
  5. Once the FTDI USB Driver is installed, disconnect the USB and then reconnect it before installing the Windows Print Driver.

  6.  
  7. If using the Windows printer driver, please run the Microcom Print Driver installer; Setup-2.X.X.XX.exe.

  8.  

 
  **For more detailed information, please consult the appropriate driver install manual.
 
 
Download Windows Driver

 
 

[FOR USE WITH MODELS: 438,438TC,438T,438TM,238M,238ML,338M,AND 334M]