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SafeCardID.com
By Greg and Nikki Stephens
About this podcast
We are Greg and Nikki Stephens, owners of SafeCardID.com. This podcast seeks to simplify the myriad of options, technology and pricing in ID card systems, software, supply and printers.
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Latest episodes
Aug. 1, 2017
cardPresso Software Update 1.4.159 A new cardPresso software update has been released as a free upgrade to licensed users of the product. Version 1.4.159 of the popular ID-card design and printing software is available for download directly from the cardPresso website. This cardPresso software update: improves the user interface, improves database functionality, and adds support […] The post cardPresso Software Update Now Available appeared first on SafeCardID.com.
June 9, 2017
Retransfer vs. direct-to-card printers: when considering how you want to produce your highest-grade, professional ID-cards, you must decide between the two. The announcement of Evolis’s Avansia retransfer printer in 2015 raised a key question among many clients: What is the difference between a retransfer printer and a direct-to-card printer? The short answer? It’s all about […] The post Retransfer vs. Direct-to-Card Printers appeared first on SafeCardID.com.
June 7, 2017
HID Global regularly updates their Asure ID Software version 7. We encourage users to keep up with these updates to take advantage of new features and prevent problems. The current version of Asure ID can always be downloaded online directly from HID. It is available as a free update for currently licensed users of Asure […] The post Asure ID Software – Version 7 appeared first on SafeCardID.com.
June 1, 2017
Following are the steps to install an Evolis USB printer on a Mac running OS X version 10.4 through version 10.11. Prior to starting the installation, make sure you have Administrator rights. Plug the printer into an open USB port on the Mac and power-on the printer. Ensure that cards and ribbon are loaded in […] The post Evolis Printer – Install an Evolis USB Printer on a Mac appeared first on SafeCardID.com.
May 30, 2017
Asure ID 7, the current version of HID Global’s industry-leading ID badge design software, is available for a free 30-day trial. In order to access the Asure ID trial, click here and visit the product download page. Asure ID Trial Available in All Four Editions* HID Global’s ID badge design and printing software provides card […] The post Asure ID Software Trial Download appeared first on SafeCardID.com.
May 25, 2017
A question we often receive in our customer support department is “What is the default user-ID & password for HID Global’s Asure ID card design and printing software?” In order to access Asure ID, you must provide a user-ID & password each time you use the program. When it is first installed, a default user-ID […] The post Asure ID Software – Default User-ID & Password appeared first on SafeCardID.com.
May 18, 2017
All Fargo ID-card printers rely on “Drivers” & “Firmware” from their manufacturer, HID Global. Periodically, you must update drivers & firmware to correct minor faults, enhance functionality, or maintain compatibility with new releases of Windows and other supported operating systems. Fortunately, Fargo makes it easy to check for updates, and to install them, via a […] The post Fargo Printers How-to: Update Drivers and Firmware appeared first on SafeCardID.com.
May 15, 2017
HID Prox Card The HID prox card contains an integrated circuit that a reader on the same frequency scans. As part of an access control system, the card is a critical component in managing secure facilities or networks. When presented to the reader, the card transmits encoded information. A specialized controller or software application interprets […] The post HID Prox Card appeared first on SafeCardID.com.
April 19, 2017
Evolis has made its popular Zenius printer available in a bundle with special pricing until June 30, 2017. For this time, this Zenius promotion is available for the price of the classic Zenius printer alone — a $300 savings! The Zenius promotion bundle includes: A brand-new Evolis Zenius printer 1 YMCKO Ribbon (200 prints) 100 […] The post Evolis Zenius Promotion: April-June 2017 appeared first on SafeCardID.com.
March 27, 2017
As part of its continuous improvement policy, Evolis has recently released new firmware for their printer line. Keeping your firmware up-to-date helps ensure that your printer works at peak performance. Often clients with out of date firmware will have trouble with their printer recognizing new ribbons or interacting with their computers. By keeping your firmware […] The post New Firmware from Evolis appeared first on SafeCardID.com.