Caution Level: Safe
Download File Size: 10.0 MB
Operating System: Windows 2000, Windows XP, Windows 2003, Windows Vista
Latest Version / Release Date: 7.1.1 / 18 Mar 2007
This printing device makes use of both thermal transfer and direct thermal printing technologies. It is a high performing printing hardware component that is suitable for commercial and industrial areas among others. By design the Datamax DMX 800 offers an extra wide label printing design. The device driver is used to support the operation of its 32-bit RISC processing chip in order to make sure that printing tasks are completed in a faster time. The device driver also allows the computer user to make use of the maximum 300 dots per inch printing resolution capability of this hardware component. The device driver is likewise deployed with a bundled software application to make the production of labels and designs easier for the computer user. The printing device itself is provided with a built-in 128 KB of NVRAM memory that is dedicated to the handling of permanent font storage and graphics among others.
Unless you update your drivers regularly you may face hardware performance issues.
To check your drivers you should manually verify every device on your system for driver updates
The Datamax DMX 800 is also provided with one parallel and two serial interface port connections to allow flexibility in selecting a connection method to the host computer system. The printing speed that is supported by the device driver is pegged by the manufacturer at 2 to 5 inches per second. The supported resolution of 300 dots per inch actually represents approximately 11.8 dots for every mm. This measurement is similar to the dot pitch used for computer display monitors. This means that with this type of value the output supported by the device driver is relatively high quality. The device driver can also support a wide array of printing media to provide more options for the computer user when deciding on the output. The media thickness however is limited only to a maximum of 0.254 mm with a maximum print width of 216 mm. It is highly recommended you run a free registry scan for and Datamax DMX 800 errors before installing any driver updates.