setting a suitable receipt printer for a VB POS application
Posted on 2003-11-17
guys help. hav ma VB POS running on win98, NT n 2000 but cant print receipts directly to an old epson TM-U210D receipt printer i hav. what do i do? som pple tell me i need a windows cable som say another printer, which one? n when i click print button from my program, the old TM-U210D prints garbage. what do i do? or could it b a com port error? but i fixed a new com port (com2). or could it b da cable (must there b one 4 windows). or could it b settings? i don know!
by the way this printer has been used n being used in receipt printing from a DOS based POS we r trying to replace.
o'wise the receipts r printed very well on any other printers with A4 size, but ma problem is i wanna print on a small paper size receipt printer n directly easily just like any othe printer. is tha possible, how?
ps advice, urgent, any quick hlp ll highly appreciate.