Epson TM-C3500 Printer Settings
Note: As of 2021-03-18 these settings are confirmed to work with Epson's latest firmware "WAM31400" and latest driver "126.96.36.199".
If the settings below don't work for you, try calling Epson ColorWorks tech support; they can be very helpful. 562-276-1314 option 3
You may need to make some other adjustments for your environment. These settings produce a badge that was dry within 2 seconds of being printed and cut on an Epson C3500.
- With Windows 10, the driver usually installs automatically. If not, get it here: (click here). As of Dec 2018 the latest was 188.8.131.52
- eVisitor cannot set a media size, but it will select an appropriately sized "Media Definition ". height larger than 380 and the width between 210 and 250 for the 4 inch labels. Set the height larger than 250 and the width between 190 and 200 for the 3 inch label
- To make a "Media Definition" available for all users, goto
- Settings | Devices | Printers.. | select your printer | Manage.
- Then Printer properties | Advanced | Printing Defaults
- Click Media Definition | New
- Give it a name. Threshold Expiring Badge (The name does not actually matter)
- 2 x 4 in Expiring Visitor Badge (Width=2.25, Length = 4) OR
- 2 x 3 inch Expiring Visitor Badge (Width=1.875, Length=2.75)
- Media Form: "Die-cut..."
- Media Coating Type: Plain
- Print Quality: Speed
- Note: If your labels do not come out dry, dial back the ink levels under Advanced as indicated below
- Select the "Media Definition" name you gave it above (this may not be necessary).
"Printer Settings Utility" settings
- To open the Printer Settings Utility: Printer Preferences | Printer Utilities | Printer Setup Utility
- If you cannot press FEED and have one label come out then set the gap sensor: Printer Setting Utility | Printer Adjustment | Sensor Adjustment | click on "Label Gap Detection Sensor / Start Adjustment".
- NOTE: If you get a "Media Size Error": Printer Settings Utility | Advanced Settings | Notification Settings | "Notification setting at a media size error = No Error Notification".